Raised:
$28,959
96%Goal:
$30,000

Victoria Queens

Hosted by The Mustard Seed Street Church

109Walkers17Teams29Volunteers

It's cold out there. The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community. Walk with us on February 22, 2020!

About The Mustard Seed Street Church

The Mustard Seed’s mission is to build a more resilient, food secure Victoria.


For its 7th year, the 'Coldest Night of the Year' walk will be coming to downtown Victoria; a family-friendly event taking place Saturday evening, Feb 22nd,


Last year, 100's of our community came out to walk and raised more than $25,000!


Please join us this year as we aim to raise $30,000 to support individuals and families moving through seasons of food and financial insecurity. Choose to walk 2, 5 or 10km in the process!


Help us ensure that no one has to choose between heating and eating this Winter season.


To find out more about our programs and services, visit http://mustardseed.ca. For information on event sponsorship, please contact grants@mustardseed.ca

Community Sponsors

Victoria Queens is super grateful for our fantastic 2020 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Victoria Queens Scoreboard

Are you thrashing the competition (for a good cause)? Find out here! Stats are updated every 15 minutes. See how you stack up on the national scoreboard >

Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

Bev Pulyk

17

5,705.00

2

The Seeders

Therese Frei

5

5,455.00

3

The Forge Church

Mike Oshiro

18

3,941.75

4

VCRC Deacons

Alisa Tolsma

15

3,457.05

5

NexGen Hearing

Erin Millward

5

1,465.00

6

GT Church - Victoria Campus

Will Wild

5

1,240.00

7

Canadian Linen

Leslie Brown

5

735.00

8

Tolmie Team

Juliet Coates

6

565.20

9

Doctors of the World

Tina Price

2

550.00

10

Community Association of Oak Bay

Jennifer Champion

6

530.00

11

Team 365

Destiny Geske

2

440.00

12

The Abbey Church and Emmaus Community

Rev. Rob Crosby-Shearer

2

400.00

13

Love Warriors

Paul Young

2

250.00

14

Mustard Seed

Julia Kelly

3

100.00

15

Unity Victoria Spiritual Community

Rev. Roxanne Buckle

1

16

Victoria Police Department

Jessica Moretto

5

17

Team High Point

Kassie Cain

2

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Therese Frei

The Seeders

57

4,700.00

2

Rev William Hann

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

30

3,400.00

3

Mike Oshiro

The Forge Church

15

1,165.00

4

Erin Millward

NexGen Hearing

15

785.00

5

Shannon Youell

The Forge Church

4

650.00

6

Alisa Tolsma

VCRC Deacons

15

570.00

7

Marlene Martin

VCRC Deacons

6

500.00

8

Robbyn Brodie

NexGen Hearing

5

475.00

9

Jeanette Rosenfeld

GT Church - Victoria Campus

11

465.00

10

Debra Prior

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

6

450.00

11

Bev Pulyk

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

7

425.00

12

Sheridan Cooper

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

4

400.00

13

Alain Vandendorpe

Doctors of the World

6

400.00

14

Molly Pollock

The Seeders

2

400.00

15

Corry DeBoef

VCRC Deacons

7

400.00

16

Kevin Bazin

Canadian Linen

4

350.00

17

Kevin Root

The Forge Church

1

300.00

18

Sylvia Ratcliffe

6

280.00

19

Joanne Harrison-Gaunt

The Seeders

4

280.00

20

Will Wild

GT Church - Victoria Campus

2

275.00

21

David Salverda

VCRC Deacons

2

265.80

22

Margot Spence

The Abbey Church and Emmaus Community

9

250.00

23

Leia Thompson

Team 365

3

250.00

24

Stephanie Cunningham

GT Church - Victoria Campus

2

250.00

25

Linda Flynn

The Forge Church

2

230.00

26

Paul Young

Love Warriors

4

225.00

27

Tamra Cesarec

Canadian Linen

4

205.00

28

Laura Miles

VCRC Deacons

1

200.00

29

Joan Gagnon

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

4

190.00

30

Destiny Geske

Team 365

6

190.00

31

Sienna Campbell

VCRC Deacons

10

180.25

32

Debbie Littler

The Forge Church

2

175.00

33

Britta Henly

VCRC Deacons

6

170.00

34

John Messelink

VCRC Deacons

1

150.00

35

Esther Sangster-Gormley

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

1

150.00

36

Juliet Coates

Tolmie Team

5

150.00

37

Tina Price

Doctors of the World

5

150.00

38

Mike Cunningham

GT Church - Victoria Campus

1

150.00

39

Patrick O'Neill

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

1

150.00

40

Jason Tolsma

VCRC Deacons

1

150.00

41

Ray Boeyenga

VCRC Deacons

1

150.00

42

Jennifer Champion

Community Association of Oak Bay

2

140.00

43

Giselle Miles

VCRC Deacons

4

136.00

44

Wesley Lambert

Tolmie Team

6

135.20

45

Hannah Arnold

VCRC Deacons

6

135.00

46

Ria Coates

Tolmie Team

5

135.00

47

Leslie Brown

Canadian Linen

2

130.00

48

Kara Udell

3

125.00

49

Sue Oshiro

The Forge Church

3

105.00

50

Colin Gislason

The Forge Church

2

100.00

51

Rev. Rob Crosby-Shearer

The Abbey Church and Emmaus Community

1

100.00

52

Susan Mitchell

NexGen Hearing

1

100.00

53

Julia Kelly

Mustard Seed

1

100.00

54

Heather Barr

Tolmie Team

3

95.00

55

Peggy Thompson

The Forge Church

3

80.00

56

Tree Bazin

Canadian Linen

1

50.00

57

Chris Pollock

The Seeders

1

50.00

58

Bella Barr

Tolmie Team

3

50.00

59

Paul Godin

Community Association of Oak Bay

1

40.00

60

Madeleine Best

NexGen Hearing

1

30.00

61

Hanna Gislason

The Forge Church

2

26.75

62

Nicole Gislason

The Forge Church

1

25.00

63

Sean Lewis

The Seeders

1

25.00

64

Collie Wells

Love Warriors

1

25.00

65

Kaylee Strauss

The Forge Church

1

25.00

66

Clara Gislason

The Forge Church

1

20.00

67

Lucy Gislason

The Forge Church

1

20.00

68

Debra Boeyenga

VCRC Deacons

69

Gary Edge

70

Sarah Strauss

The Forge Church

71

Bob Deslippe

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

72

Jessica Moretto

Victoria Police Department

73

Cory Hartemink

NexGen Hearing

74

Pam Wild

GT Church - Victoria Campus

75

Ben Miller

Mustard Seed

76

Mary Kearsey

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

77

Elaine Ryall

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

78

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Community Association of Oak Bay

79

Genevieve Pates

The Change Makers

80

Del Manak

Victoria Police Department

81

Jason Laidman

Victoria Police Department

82

Mike Brown

Victoria Police Department

83

Sylvia Ratcliffe

The Forge Church

84

Josh Cain

Team High Point

85

Kassie Cain

Team High Point

86

Don Arnold

VCRC Deacons

87

Keefer Pollard

Island Catholic Schools-Diocese Victoria

88

Tracy Collison

Tolmie Team

89

Susan Ko

Community Association of Oak Bay

90

John Armitage

Community Association of Oak Bay

91

Jaedon Strauss

The Forge Church

92

Marcus Magdalena

Canadian Linen

93

Rev. Roxanne Buckle

Unity Victoria Spiritual Community

94

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Victoria Queens Maps

All routes are generously marked with bright CNOY signage, staffed by friendly volunteers, and include rest stops with snacks along the way.

5/10kmView + print!

Those wishing to walk 10km may loop the 5km twice

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 22, 2020!

The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community.


Start

Mustard Seed

625 Queens Ave

Victoria, BC

V8T 1L9


Times

Here's the schedule for Event Day:

  • 4 pm: Registration opens
  • 4:35pm: Opening Ceremonies
  • 4:40pm: 10KM Walk begins
  • 5:00pm: Rest of the walkers begin
  • 6 pm: Registration closes
  • 6 pm: Meal service begins
  • 8 pm: Route closes, meal service ends

Yummy Food on Event Day:

Between 6:00 and 8:00 pm a warm, light meal will be served to all walkers and volunteers.


Registration

Registration Process:

  • Registration opens at 4:00 pm.
  • All walkers must check-in at registration upon arrival.
  • Check out the What to Bring section below.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!


Registration Types:

  • Children 0-10: Free to participate (but you'll need to raise $75 to earn a toque)
  • Youth 11-17: Fundraise $75+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee
  • Adult 18+: Fundraise $150+ to earn your CNOY toque or pay the $25 registration fee


Route Details

  • Route Distances: 2 km, 5 km, or 10 km walks.
  • Rest stops are available on all routes.
  • All routes will be well signed.
  • Route marshals, rest stop attendants, and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route.
  • All walkers 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


What to Bring

  • Cheques made out to Coldest Night of the Year and cash donations
  • A completed Pledge Form or My Results Form if you’re bringing cash or cheques
  • You're 17 years and under, or
  • You didn’t sign up online before event day
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts
  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Extra food or snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • A passion for the charity you're walking for

Contact Us


Victoria Queens

Jeremy Vargas Donor Relations Coordinator
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email victoriaqueens@cnoy.org

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
info@cnoy.org | 1.877.743.3413