Raised:
$2,470
6%Goal:
$40,000

Victoria Westshore

Hosted by Our Place Society Westshore and Pacific Centre Family Services Assn.

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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 Our Place Society Westshore

On February 22nd, 2020 join us for Canada's National Walk for Homelessness. Our Place serves Greater Victoria’s most vulnerable: working poor, impoverished elderly, mentally and physically challenged, addicted and the homeless.


We will be walking downtown and we are excited to announce our partnership with Pacific Centre Family Services Association for the walk in the Westshore! For 51yrs, PCFSA has been providing professional counselling and creative programs in the Westshore. PCFSA delivers these vital services to persons aged 4 – 99. They promote dignity and quality of life for families and individuals.


Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises awareness and money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community. Gather or join a team of friends, family, workmates or congregation together and as a community, lets walk, spread awareness and provide a sense of hope, love and belonging to our neighbours in need.


About Pacific Centre Family Services Assn.

For 51yrs, Pacific Centre Family Services (PCFSA) has been providing professional counselling and creative programs in the Westshore. PCFSA delivers these vital services to persons aged 4 – 99. We promote dignity and quality of life for families and individuals. On February 22nd, 2020 join us for Canada's National Walk for Homelessness. We are excited to announce our partnership with Our Place Society for the Victoria Westshore walk.


Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises awareness and money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in our community. Gather or join a team of friends, family, workmates or congregation together and as a community, lets walk, spread awareness and provide a sense of hope, love and belonging to our neighbours in need.

Community Sponsors

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

Victoria Westshore 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

Our Lady of the Rosary RC Parish

Dion Pomponio

3

500.00

2

Auxilium & Friends

Katherine Lim

4

165.69

3

RPG - Walkers for Warmth

Tanya Piekarski

1

150.00

4

Galaxy Motors

Amy Jones

3

70.00

5

The Chicken Man’s Clan

Diane Newton

1

25.00

6

The Our Place Westshore Walkers

Steven Seltzer

1

7

Pacific Centre Chili Steppers

Natasha Carville

2

8

City of Colwood

Sandra Russell

1

9

IACDI's Barrier Busters

Marnie Essery

8

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

MNDFL Rings

6

180.00

2

David Bennett

2

150.00

3

Tanya Piekarski

RPG - Walkers for Warmth

1

150.00

4

Kalene Lillico

Swan Lake Strollers

3

130.00

5

Katherine Lim

Auxilium & Friends

3

90.00

6

Racheal Schnarr

Auxilium & Friends

3

75.69

7

Amy Jones

Galaxy Motors

1

35.00

8

Tyler Powell

Galaxy Motors

1

35.00

9

Diane Newton

The Chicken Man’s Clan

1

25.00

10

Sue Harris

IACDI's Barrier Busters

11

Brian Harris

IACDI's Barrier Busters

12

Marlaine Essery

IACDI's Barrier Busters

13

Steven Seltzer

The Our Place Westshore Walkers

14

Cynthia Day

IACDI's Barrier Busters

15

Cheryl McLachlan

IACDI's Barrier Busters

16

Dion Pomponio

Our Lady of the Rosary RC Parish

17

Grace Pomponio

Our Lady of the Rosary RC Parish

18

Dave Essery

IACDI's Barrier Busters

19

Marnie Essery

IACDI's Barrier Busters

20

Sandra Russell

City of Colwood

21

Owen Russell

Pacific Centre Chili Steppers

22

Natasha Carville

Pacific Centre Chili Steppers

23

Kam Brar

Auxilium & Friends

24

Michelle Monahan-Brar

Auxilium & Friends

25

Councillor Lillian Szpak

26

George Farkas

Galaxy Motors

27

Hannah Spurling

Our Lady of the Rosary RC Parish

Victoria Westshore Maps

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

10kmView + print!

The 10km route is two loops of the 5km route.

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.


StartGoogle Map

Langford Fire Hall # 1

2625 Peatt Rd, Victoria, BC V9B 3T9


Times

Here's the schedule for Event Day:

  • 4 pm: Registration opens
  • 5 pm: Opening Ceremonies
  • 5:15 pm: Walk begins (all distances)
  • 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


Our Place Society Westshore

Steven Seltzer Special Events and Corporate Giving
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email info@cnoy.org


Pacific Centre Family Services Assn.

Kara Ross Executive Assistant
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email info@cnoy.org

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