Raised:
$33,987
85%Goal:
$40,000

Victoria Westshore

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

158Walkers27Teams

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

4,795.94

2

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

Heidi Koschzeck

6

2,365.00

3

PCFSA Dream Team

Liz Nelson

9

1,685.00

4

Mountain Cougars

Kara Ross

10

1,305.00

5

Skyline Langford

Stephen Currie

6

1,124.00

6

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

ARDATH SHAND

2

1,030.00

7

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

Sherry Richards

7

1,000.00

8

The Mole Train

Molly (Mole) Chan

2

942.13

9

Team RBC

Kalyn Woods

21

880.00

10

Eagle View Victors

Erin Houldsworth

1

825.00

11

Chucking Filly

Shalu Mehta

6

780.00

12

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

Katherine Lim

8

710.00

13

PCFSA Board

Bill McElroy

2

675.00

14

WestShore Chamber Walkers

Julie Lawlor

8

585.00

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

WESTCOAST ANIMAL VETERINARY EMERGENCY SPECIATLY HOSPITAL

Richelle Straith

1

27

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

Libby McMinn

2

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Alison Campbell

24

1,060.00

2

Dianne Wilson McDougall

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

13

980.00

3

ARDATH SHAND

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

16

770.00

4

Molly (Mole) Chan

The Mole Train

12

742.13

5

Alicia Smith Smith

Colwood Church

16

715.00

6

Caroline Creighton

PCFSA Dream Team

7

650.00

7

Michelle Jones

Colwood Church

6

592.21

8

Skyline Matching Grant

Skyline Langford

1

562.00

9

Julie Chan

9

500.00

10

Paula Carey

3

500.00

11

Bill McElroy

PCFSA Board

3

500.00

12

Heidi Koschzeck

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

7

475.00

13

Tyson Stare

Colwood Church

2

450.00

14

Kara Ross

Mountain Cougars

3

450.00

15

Carolyn Matheson

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

6

430.00

16

Shawna Adams

PCFSA Dream Team

8

387.04

17

Shawn Chapman

Colwood Church

4

375.00

18

Earleen Covey

8

355.00

19

Pat/ Larre

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

9

355.00

20

Kenny Toews

Colwood Church

2

350.00

21

Stephen Currie

Skyline Langford

5

312.00

22

Natasha Carville

PCFSA Dream Team

8

300.00

23

Collie Wells

love warriors

7

290.00

24

Kiera Louis

Chucking Filly

7

275.00

25

Desirea Lemmen

Colwood Church

6

275.00

26

Meg De Wolfe

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

10

275.00

27

Lisa Chapman

Colwood Church

5

275.00

28

Sandi Piercy

1

250.00

29

MoJan Mosley

Weaver & Lodmell Neighbourhood

6

230.00

30

Karen Hughes

Mountain Cougars

3

225.00

31

Katherine Lim

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

8

225.00

32

Kelly Darwin

WestShore Chamber Walkers

5

215.00

33

Alexis Seward

Colwood Church

1

200.00

34

brittany schindel

Colwood Church

3

200.00

35

Laurie Shumanski

Colwood Church

4

200.00

36

Angela O’Connor

Team Reel Obsession

5

200.00

37

Tanya Piekarski

RPG Walkers for CNOY

4

200.00

38

Lauren Vaillancourt

Team RBC

2

200.00

39

Ashley Bertsch

Healthy Warriors

1

200.00

40

Michele Hansen

WestShore Chamber Walkers

2

200.00

41

Sherry Richards

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

3

190.00

42

Liz Nelson

PCFSA Dream Team

4

177.96

43

Paul Young

love warriors

3

175.00

44

Chris Aubrey

City of Langford

2

150.00

45

TONY HOUSTON

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

46

Nicole Fraser

3

150.00

47

Samantha Currie

Skyline Langford

3

150.00

48

Vanessa Schneider

PCFSA Board

2

150.00

49

Saija Poldrugovac

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

50

Lorene Houston

Mountain Cougars

1

150.00

51

Charlene Toews

Colwood Church

1

150.00

52

Adam van der Zwan

Chucking Filly

2

145.00

53

Sheila Morgan

Team RBC

3

130.00

54

Curtis Sage

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

3

125.00

55

Aurora Bodnar

Healthy Warriors

4

125.00

56

Shalu Mehta

Chucking Filly

7

120.00

57

Chris Burdge

WestShore Chamber Walkers

2

120.00

58

Erin Houldsworth

Eagle View Victors

3

120.00

59

Jane Noel

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

2

110.00

60

Lillian Szpak

City of Langford

1

100.00

61

Helen Peace

Peace Walkers

1

100.00

62

Shelley Somerset

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

100.00

63

Raymond Normandeau

Skyline Langford

1

100.00

64

Andrea Carlson-Ray

Team RBC

1

100.00

65

Kristen Dawson

Team RBC

1

100.00

66

Reena Oakes

Team RBC

1

100.00

67

Valerie Johnson

Maz Girls

1

100.00

68

Stephanie Patterson

PCFSA Dream Team

2

95.00

69

Ainsley Ross

Mountain Cougars

1

75.00

70

Cheryl Heykoop

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

75.00

71

Peyton Ross

Mountain Cougars

1

75.00

72

Michelle Monahan-Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

2

75.00

73

Paige Giles

Chucking Filly

4

65.00

74

Jen Holm

PCFSA Dream Team

1

50.00

75

Irina Mielecka

Colwood Church

1

50.00

76

Kam Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

77

Kalyn Woods

Team RBC

1

50.00

78

Mark Lovick

Team RBC

1

50.00

79

Elke Paone

1

50.00

80

Lila Corbin

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

50.00

81

Scott Potvin

Chucking Filly

1

50.00

82

Paul McGroarty

Warm Hearts VICTORIA

1

50.00

83

Michelle Lambe

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

1

50.00

84

Catherine Mann

Team RBC

2

50.00

85

Jake Giles

Chucking Filly

1

50.00

86

candice dawkins

Team RBC

1

50.00

87

Nicole Barrett

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

88

Selena Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

89

Nikki Berti

Colwood Church

3

50.00

90

Shaan Brar

Auxilium Mortgage & Friends

1

50.00

91

Olivia Reyers

Mountain Cougars

1

30.00

92

Elizabeth Ramsey

JASCO Applied Sciences

1

25.00

93

Betty Mackie

PCFSA Dream Team

1

25.00

94

Todd Olynyk

Team RBC

1

25.00

95

Clarisa Greene

WestShore Chamber Walkers

96

Tyler Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

97

Earleen Covey

98

Kerstina Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

99

Sarah Henderson

WestShore Chamber Walkers

100

Dan Peace

Peace Walkers

101

Sara Wuster

Team RBC

102

Aran Wilson

103

Chad McConnell

104

Kathy Chan

The Mole Train

105

Libby McMinn

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

106

Jason Carter

PCFSA Dream Team

107

Owen Russell

108

Joseph Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

109

Matt Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

110

Robin Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

111

Cynthia Nicholl

Maz Girls

112

Sandra Crews

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

113

Tyler Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

114

Laura Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

115

Liam Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

116

DIANA LAM

117

John Butler

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

118

Jordan Ray

Team RBC

119

Bella Wilson

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

120

Michelle Schaafsma

Highlands Walkers For Warmth

121

Martin Newham

WestShore Chamber Walkers

122

Julie Lawlor

WestShore Chamber Walkers

123

Julie Waddington

124

Mackenzie Scott

Mountain Cougars

125

Ashley Torchia

Healthy Warriors

126

Genai Loudoun

Mountain Cougars

127

Elke Paone

128

Mickey Cherneski

Starbucks - Langford Center

129

Jennifer Adams

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

130

Joel Tremblay

Team Reel Obsession

131

Jennifer Munro

The Chickens

132

Lisa Fry

Team RBC

133

Pat larre

Heidi Koschzeck (Gordon United Church)

134

Bobbi True

Team RBC

135

Dawn Horner

Skyline Langford

136

Ada Birch

137

Catherine Etmanski

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

138

Kathy Bishop

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

139

Okja Jun

PCFSA Dream Team

140

Malcolm Smith

Colwood Church

141

Donna Marsh

WestShore Chamber Walkers

142

Matthew Klein

Team RBC

143

Richelle Straith

WESTCOAST ANIMAL VETERINARY EMERGENCY SPECIATLY HOSPITAL

144

Michelle Rodrigue

145

anne dube

Team RBC

146

Alicia Attermann

Team RBC

147

Ashley Halldorson

Team RBC

148

Shamus Koughan

Skyline Langford

149

Wendy Rowe

School of Leadership Studies - RRU

150

Cheryl Trombley

Society of Iridescent Puppet Masters (SIPM)

151

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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