Raised:
$380
0%Goal:
$160,000

Toronto Downtown Yonge

Hosted by Yonge Street Mission

11Walkers7Teams17Volunteers71Days Left

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 Yonge Street Mission

For over 123 years, Yonge Street Mission has served to meet the needs of people living with poverty in Toronto.


Our holistic programs have made a transformative difference in the lives of street youth, families in need and adults experiencing chronic poverty.


Join us as we walk to make a stand to end chronic poverty in Toronto in a generation.

Community Sponsors

Toronto Downtown Yonge is super grateful for our fantastic 2020 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Toronto Downtown Yonge 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

Team Cameil

Cameil McLennon

1

255.00

2

Evergreen

Marisa Bannavong

1

100.00

3

Warren Yu and Friends

Warren Yu

1

4

Liv2Giv Toronto

Kristynia Goudsmit

1

5

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

Kevin Doran

1

6

YSM Poverty Eradicators

Eleanor Edwards

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Cameil McLennon

Team Cameil

5

255.00

2

Marisa Bannavong

Evergreen

1

100.00

3

Conor O’Brien

Snow Patrol

4

Eleanor Edwards

YSM Poverty Eradicators

5

Kevin Doran

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

6

Kristynia Goudsmit

Liv2Giv Toronto

7

Kelly Akerman

8

Warren Yu

Warren Yu and Friends

9

Sandra Seaborn

10

Stacy Smith

Toronto Downtown Yonge 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.


Start

St. Paul's Bloor Street

227 Bloor Street East

Toronto, ON M4W 1C8


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


Yonge Street Mission

Eleanor Edwards Community Engagement & Fundraising Specialist
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 647.466.1865
Email eedwards@ysm.ca

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