Raised:
$23,768
118%Goal:
$20,000

Yarmouth

Hosted by SHYFT Youth Services Society and Tri County Women's Centre

81Walkers14Teams34Volunteers

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 SHYFT Youth Services Society

SHYFT Youth Services opened on January 5, 2011 and offers residential and outreach supports for homeless and at-risk youth in Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth Counties.

SHYFT can provide temporary housing for up to seven youth (ages 16 - 24). In addition to residential services, SHYFT offers programs and workshops. Outreach youth can also access washroom, laundry, and kitchen facilities. Meals at SHYFT are prepared and shared by youth and staff.

SHYFT offers the following services/supports:

- Transitional housing (for up to seven youth)

- Twenty-four hour staff support

- Access to a safe and friendly environment

- Programs and workshops as determined by youth

- Referrals to other services

- Support for youth to develop goals and plans

- Shared meal planning and preparation

- Laundry facilities

- Telephone and internet access


About Tri County Women's Centre

The Women's Centre offers a variety of services including:

Individual supportive counseling and advocacy

Programming based on the needs and wants of women

Accompaniment to appointments (lawyer, doctor, court, Community Services, etc)

Providing assistance filling out applications, resumes, or government forms

Free pregnancy testing, condoms and inclusive, non-judgmental sexual health & reproductive health information

Working on Community Development issues such as housing, food security, women's health, sexual violence, women's and youth access to community based health services, as well as youth and illicit drugs

Specialized Trauma Counselling Services for survivors and victims of sexualized violence.

Support and navigation for survivors and victims of sexualized violence.


We strive to be as accessible, reaching women and girls throughout the Tri-Counties by offering programs and services, satellite offices, a toll free number and a primary location in Yarmouth. By providing the tools to intervene in crisis situations that women and girls face, we are able to relieve poverty and other barriers in their lives: we are here to offer women and girls our assistance as they move forward in achieving their educational, work, and life goals.

Community Sponsors

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Helping Hands

Candy Fitzgerald

3

3,695.25

2

Wintersheep

Becky Cottreau

9

2,910.00

3

Coastal Financial Credit Union

Jonathan d'Entremont

8

2,028.00

4

Burrrridge

Sheri Hurlburt

6

1,978.00

5

The Sisters of Pleiades

Bernadette MacDonald

1

1,200.00

6

The Rowena and Esthers

Angela Turner

6

1,055.00

7

RBC Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Community

Bonnie Garnhum

3

1,000.00

8

IBerrrrrrrs

Erin Émond

19

975.00

9

Beardedvillains maritimes yarmouth

Devin Leblanc

6

500.00

10

Mother Nature Snows Best

Danielle Denton

2

490.00

11

Cold Walker Warriors

Keisha Miller

7

395.00

12

Heat seekers

Shaleen Keating

4

300.00

13

Yarmouth Local Nova Scotia Teachers Union

Wanda Rodgerson Fuller

1

200.00

14

Kemptville Happy Campers

Caitlin Connell

5

85.00

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Kevin Vallillee

Helping Hands

18

2,755.25

2

Bernadette MacDonald

The Sisters of Pleiades

21

1,200.00

3

Trish McCourt

Wintersheep

25

1,085.00

4

Bonnie Garnhum

RBC Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Community

1

1,000.00

5

Candy Fitzgerald

Helping Hands

7

870.00

6

Becky Cottreau

Wintersheep

17

740.00

7

Elaine Howatt

Burrrridge

22

650.00

8

Devin Leblanc

Beardedvillains maritimes yarmouth

4

400.00

9

Juanita Bruneau

Wintersheep

10

395.00

10

Coral Donaldson

Coastal Financial Credit Union

5

370.00

11

JoAnne Addington

The Rowena and Esthers

2

355.00

12

Joan Donaldson

Wintersheep

6

315.00

13

Debbie Nickerson

Burrrridge

12

310.00

14

Shaleen Keating

Heat seekers

3

300.00

15

Cordelia Perry

Burrrridge

11

290.00

16

Melanie Hiltz

IBerrrrrrrs

11

280.00

17

Sheri Hurlburt

Burrrridge

11

275.00

18

Erin Émond

IBerrrrrrrs

3

274.10

19

Janee LeBlanc

Mother Nature Snows Best

4

250.00

20

Danielle Denton

Mother Nature Snows Best

6

240.00

21

Jonathan d'Entremont

Coastal Financial Credit Union

10

235.00

22

Sherisse Wilson

Coastal Financial Credit Union

30

230.00

23

Lisanne Turner

The Rowena and Esthers

9

220.00

24

Wanda Rodgerson Fuller

Yarmouth Local Nova Scotia Teachers Union

1

200.00

25

Phyllis Goodwin

Coastal Financial Credit Union

2

200.00

26

Helene Surette

Coastal Financial Credit Union

26

185.00

27

Mahala Sears

7

180.00

28

Rachel Falls

Cold Walker Warriors

6

170.00

29

Terri Pitts

Wintersheep

6

165.00

30

Judy Greene

Wintersheep

5

160.00

31

Myla Doucette

Coastal Financial Credit Union

5

153.00

32

Denise Ouellette

Burrrridge

4

152.00

33

Tanya Penney

Coastal Financial Credit Union

7

150.00

34

Evan Nemeth

The Rowena and Esthers

3

150.00

35

Diane Thompson

Coastal Financial Credit Union

5

150.00

36

Breanna Amero

IBerrrrrrrs

2

150.00

37

bailee nauss

IBerrrrrrrs

9

145.00

38

Darby Robicheau

Cold Walker Warriors

7

130.00

39

Lily Wylie

IBerrrrrrrs

5

125.90

40

Angela Turner

The Rowena and Esthers

4

120.00

41

Danielle LeBlanc

The Rowena and Esthers

6

120.00

42

Cory Smith

Beardedvillains maritimes yarmouth

1

100.00

43

Tina d'Entremont

Burrrridge

1

100.00

44

Freya Nemeth

The Rowena and Esthers

3

90.00

45

Barbara Bangay

Helping Hands

2

70.00

46

Caitlin Connell

Kemptville Happy Campers

3

70.00

47

Mark MacDonald

Bearded Villains Maritimes Moncton

3

65.00

48

Keisha Miller

Cold Walker Warriors

3

50.00

49

Kim & Roland Brooks-Gaudet

Wintersheep

3

50.00

50

Rhonda Miller-Falls

Cold Walker Warriors

3

35.00

51

Carrie Allen

Kemptville Happy Campers

1

15.00

52

Danny Falls

Cold Walker Warriors

1

10.00

53

MIKE COLQUHOUN

Heat seekers

54

Larry Sweeney

55

Kelley Kelly

Wintersheep

56

John Garnhum

RBC Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Community

57

Sarah Newell

Heat seekers

58

Keeley Cunningham

IBerrrrrrrs

59

Neil Mullen

Heat seekers

60

Pearl Muise

RBC Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Community

61

Raphael Platania

IBerrrrrrrs

62

Mati Williams

Cold Walker Warriors

63

Christopher Pace

IBerrrrrrrs

64

NIkki Nickerson

IBerrrrrrrs

65

Liam Fiander

IBerrrrrrrs

66

bailee nauss

IBerrrrrrrs

67

Ginette Hurlburt

Kemptville Happy Campers

68

Hai Doan

IBerrrrrrrs

69

Zawad Rahman

IBerrrrrrrs

70

Sarah Warner

IBerrrrrrrs

71

Rob Thorburn

72

Sean Hanlon

IBerrrrrrrs

73

Bryer Cunningham

IBerrrrrrrs

74

Lucas Rodney

IBerrrrrrrs

75

Allison Randall

IBerrrrrrrs

76

Kavindya Premachandra

IBerrrrrrrs

77

Joel Sweeney

Beardedvillains maritimes yarmouth

Yarmouth Maps

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

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.


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Nova Scotia Community College - Burridge Campus

372 Pleasant St, Yarmouth, NS B5A 2K9


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


Yarmouth

Colette Melanson Event Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 902.881.3111
Email cnoy@shyft.ca

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