Raised:
$31,542
78%Goal:
$40,000

Victoria Westshore

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

156Walkers27Teams

It's cold out there. The Coldest Night of the Year is a covid-safe, family-friendly walk to raise money for charities serving people experiencing homelessness, hurt, and hunger. Walk with us (virtually) on February 20, 2021 – there’s a place for everyone!

Community Sponsors

Victoria Westshore (Our Place Society Westshore & Pacific Centre Family Services Assn.) is super grateful for our fantastic 2021 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is February 20, 2021!

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.

Toque Pick-Up Times

Walkers who raise $150+ (adults 18 and over) or $75 (children/youth 17 and under) will receive a CNOY toque as a thank you!


  • Tuesday, February 16, 5-7pm
  • Pick-up Location: The parking lot behind Pacific Centre Family Services Association - 324 Goldstream Ave.
  • Ed Bain, host of The Upside will be on location as part of the CHEK News broadcast
  • Team captains may pick up toques for their whole team if they wish
  • We will be doing a toque toss. Stay in your car, mask up, provide us your name and we will toss you your Coldest Night toques and walking glowsticks

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section or email Kara at kross@pcfsa.org!

Virtual CNOY Day

This is your own self-organized walk! Here are some key things you'll need to do on February 20 (or whatever day in February you decide to walk):


  • Gather with your covid-safe bubble (or on your own)
  • Map out a safe 2-5 km route
  • Let someone know where you are
  • Bring a cell phone in case of emergency
  • Share online as you go! #cnoy21
  • Keep fundraising (half of all fundraising happens in the last week!)
  • Be safe and have fun!

Victoria Westshore Maps

Check out this year's CNOY walking route maps below:

About Our Place Society Westshore

On February 20nd, 2021 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 continue our partnership with Pacific Centre Family Services Association for the walk in the Westshore!


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 20th, 2021 join us for Canada's National Walk for Homelessness. We are excited to be partnering with Our Place Society for the 2nd Annual 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.

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

Colwood Church

Tyson Stare

15

4,770.94

2

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

Heidi Koschzeck

6

2,160.00

3

PCFSA Dream Team

Liz Nelson

9

1,685.00

4

Mountain Cougars

Kara Ross

10

1,305.00

5

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

ARDATH SHAND

2

1,030.00

6

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

Sherry Richards

7

1,000.00

7

The Mole Train

Molly (Mole) Chan

2

890.00

8

Team RBC

Kalyn Woods

21

880.00

9

Eagle View Victors

Erin Houldsworth

1

825.00

10

Chucking Filly

Shalu Mehta

6

780.00

11

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

Katherine Lim

8

710.00

12

PCFSA Board

Bill McElroy

2

675.00

13

WestShore Chamber Walkers

Julie Lawlor

8

585.00

14

Skyline Langford

Stephen Currie

5

562.00

15

Team Reel Obsession

Angela O’Connor

2

500.00

16

love warriors

Paul Young

2

465.00

17

Healthy Warriors

Ashley Bertsch

3

325.00

18

RPG Walkers for CNOY

Tanya Piekarski

1

300.00

19

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

Jennifer Adams

14

275.00

20

Weaver & Lodmell Neighbourhood

MoJan Mosley

2

255.00

21

City of Langford

Lillian Szpak

2

250.00

22

Maz Girls

Cynthia Nicholl

2

150.00

23

Peace Walkers

Helen Peace

2

100.00

24

The Chickens

Jennifer Munro

1

25.00

25

Starbucks - Langford Center

Mickey Cherneski

1

26

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

Libby McMinn

2

27

WESTCOAST ANIMAL VETERINARY EMERGENCY SPECIATLY HOSPITAL

Richelle Straith

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Alison Campbell

24

1,060.00

2

Dianne Wilson McDougall

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

9

775.00

3

ARDATH SHAND

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

16

770.00

4

Alicia Smith Smith

Colwood Church

16

715.00

5

Molly (Mole) Chan

The Mole Train

11

690.00

6

Caroline Creighton

PCFSA Dream Team

7

650.00

7

Michelle Jones

Colwood Church

6

592.21

8

Bill McElroy

PCFSA Board

3

500.00

9

Paula Carey

3

500.00

10

Julie Chan

9

500.00

11

Heidi Koschzeck

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

7

475.00

12

Kara Ross

Mountain Cougars

3

450.00

13

Tyson Stare

Colwood Church

2

450.00

14

Carolyn Matheson

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

6

430.00

15

Shawna Adams

PCFSA Dream Team

8

387.04

16

Shawn Chapman

Colwood Church

4

375.00

17

Earleen Covey

8

355.00

18

Pat/ Larre

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

9

355.00

19

Kenny Toews

Colwood Church

2

350.00

20

Stephen Currie

Skyline Langford

5

312.00

21

Natasha Carville

PCFSA Dream Team

8

300.00

22

Collie Wells

love warriors

7

290.00

23

Lisa Chapman

Colwood Church

5

275.00

24

Kiera Louis

Chucking Filly

7

275.00

25

Meg De Wolfe

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

10

275.00

26

Sandi Piercy

1

250.00

27

Desirea Lemmen

Colwood Church

5

250.00

28

MoJan Mosley

Weaver & Lodmell Neighbourhood

6

230.00

29

Katherine Lim

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

8

225.00

30

Karen Hughes

Mountain Cougars

3

225.00

31

Kelly Darwin

WestShore Chamber Walkers

5

215.00

32

Tanya Piekarski

RPG Walkers for CNOY

4

200.00

33

Lauren Vaillancourt

Team RBC

2

200.00

34

Michele Hansen

WestShore Chamber Walkers

2

200.00

35

brittany schindel

Colwood Church

3

200.00

36

Alexis Seward

Colwood Church

1

200.00

37

Ashley Bertsch

Healthy Warriors

1

200.00

38

Angela O’Connor

Team Reel Obsession

5

200.00

39

Laurie Shumanski

Colwood Church

4

200.00

40

Sherry Richards

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

3

190.00

41

Liz Nelson

PCFSA Dream Team

4

177.96

42

Paul Young

love warriors

3

175.00

43

Vanessa Schneider

PCFSA Board

2

150.00

44

Charlene Toews

Colwood Church

1

150.00

45

Nicole Fraser

3

150.00

46

TONY HOUSTON

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

47

Saija Poldrugovac

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

48

Chris Aubrey

City of Langford

2

150.00

49

Lorene Houston

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

50

Samantha Currie

Skyline Langford

3

150.00

51

Adam van der Zwan

Chucking Filly

2

145.00

52

Sheila Morgan

Team RBC

3

130.00

53

Curtis Sage

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

3

125.00

54

Aurora Bodnar

Healthy Warriors

4

125.00

55

Erin Houldsworth

Eagle View Victors

3

120.00

56

Chris Burdge

WestShore Chamber Walkers

2

120.00

57

Shalu Mehta

Chucking Filly

7

120.00

58

Jane Noel

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

2

110.00

59

Kristen Dawson

Team RBC

1

100.00

60

Helen Peace

Peace Walkers

1

100.00

61

Andrea Carlson-Ray

Team RBC

1

100.00

62

Shelley Somerset

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

100.00

63

Valerie Johnson

Maz Girls

1

100.00

64

Reena Oakes

Team RBC

1

100.00

65

Raymond Normandeau

Skyline Langford

1

100.00

66

Lillian Szpak

City of Langford

1

100.00

67

Stephanie Patterson

PCFSA Dream Team

2

95.00

68

Cheryl Heykoop

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

75.00

69

Ainsley Ross

Mountain Cougars

1

75.00

70

Peyton Ross

Mountain Cougars

1

75.00

71

Michelle Monahan-Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

2

75.00

72

Paige Giles

Chucking Filly

4

65.00

73

Jen Holm

PCFSA Dream Team

1

50.00

74

Nicole Barrett

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

75

Michelle Lambe

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

50.00

76

Paul McGroarty

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

1

50.00

77

Irina Mielecka

Colwood Church

1

50.00

78

Lila Corbin

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

50.00

79

Catherine Mann

Team RBC

2

50.00

80

Elke Paone

1

50.00

81

Mark Lovick

Team RBC

1

50.00

82

Jake Giles

Chucking Filly

1

50.00

83

Scott Potvin

Chucking Filly

1

50.00

84

Nikki Berti

Colwood Church

3

50.00

85

Kalyn Woods

Team RBC

1

50.00

86

candice dawkins

Team RBC

1

50.00

87

Kam Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

88

Shaan Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

89

Selena Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

90

Olivia Reyers

Mountain Cougars

1

30.00

91

Todd Olynyk

Team RBC

1

25.00

92

Elizabeth Ramsey

JASCO Applied Sciences

1

25.00

93

Betty Mackie

PCFSA Dream Team

1

25.00

94

Cynthia Nicholl

Maz Girls

95

Julie Lawlor

WestShore Chamber Walkers

96

Dan Peace

Peace Walkers

97

Kathy Chan

The Mole Train

98

Clarisa Greene

WestShore Chamber Walkers

99

Chad McConnell

100

Aran Wilson

101

Sarah Henderson

WestShore Chamber Walkers

102

Owen Russell

103

Julie Waddington

104

Okja Jun

PCFSA Dream Team

105

Kerstina Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

106

Michelle Rodrigue

107

Joseph Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

108

Libby McMinn

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

109

Ada Birch

110

Genai Loudoun

Mountain Cougars

111

Jennifer Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

112

DIANA LAM

113

Ashley Torchia

Healthy Warriors

114

Jordan Ray

Team RBC

115

Pat larre

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

116

Lisa Fry

Team RBC

117

Jason Carter

PCFSA Dream Team

118

Tyler Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

119

Cheryl Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

120

Matt Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

121

Sara Wuster

Team RBC

122

Malcolm Smith

Colwood Church

123

Donna Marsh

WestShore Chamber Walkers

124

Matthew Klein

Team RBC

125

Joel Tremblay

Team Reel Obsession

126

Shamus Koughan

Skyline Langford

127

Jennifer Munro

The Chickens

128

Richelle Straith

WESTCOAST ANIMAL VETERINARY EMERGENCY SPECIATLY HOSPITAL

129

Mackenzie Scott

Mountain Cougars

130

Bobbi True

Team RBC

131

Dawn Horner

Skyline Langford

132

Elke Paone

133

Mickey Cherneski

Starbucks - Langford Center

134

Earleen Covey

135

Martin Newham

WestShore Chamber Walkers

136

Michelle Schaafsma

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

137

Robin Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

138

Sandra Crews

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

139

Tyler Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

140

Laura Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

141

Liam Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

142

anne dube

Team RBC

143

Alicia Attermann

Team RBC

144

Ashley Halldorson

Team RBC

145

John Butler

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

146

Wendy Rowe

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

147

Bella Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

148

Kathy Bishop

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

149

Catherine Etmanski

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

150

Mo Mosley

Weaver & Lodmell Neighbourhood

Contact Us


Our Place Society Westshore

Steven Seltzer Mgr. of Special Events and Corporate Giving
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 250882.8441
Email stevens@ourplacesociety.com


Pacific Centre Family Services Assn.

Kara Ross Executive Assistant
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 250940.4363
Email kross@pcfsa.org

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
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