Raised:
$24,619
15%Goal:
$160,000

Toronto Downtown Yonge

Hosted by Yonge Street Mission

71Walkers19Teams40Volunteers33Days 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 YP on Yonge

John Fenton

7

7,095.00

2

Stevenson Street Squad

David Stevenson

7

6,801.00

3

YSM Dream Team

Angie Peters

4

4,525.00

4

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

Kevin Doran

6

1,840.00

5

Team Kinectrics

Kellie Foster

10

1,185.00

6

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

Geoffrey Ready

2

900.00

7

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

Keshia Ali

2

343.00

8

Team Cameil

Cameil McLennon

1

275.00

9

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

Robert Adourian

2

200.00

10

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

Erika Shandor

5

190.00

11

Taunton Trekkers

Helena Veenkamp

3

150.00

12

Warren Yu and Friends

Warren Yu

2

150.00

13

Evergreen

Marisa Bannavong

1

120.00

14

Team LUCY

Natalie Jahn

1

100.00

15

YSM Poverty Eradicators

Eleanor Edwards

1

50.00

16

Midtown Minions

Wishky Tenorio

2

17

Liv2Giv Toronto

Kristynia Goudsmit

1

18

I can't feel my fingers

Tom More

4

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

David Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

29

5,576.00

2

Angie Peters

YSM Dream Team

7

3,150.00

3

John Fenton

Team YP on Yonge

5

2,000.00

4

Kevin Doran

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

14

1,665.00

5

Jonanne Fenton

Team YP on Yonge

3

1,500.00

6

Jackie Chung

Team YP on Yonge

15

1,155.00

7

Jaqueline Murdoch

Team YP on Yonge

9

1,100.00

8

Melody Hung

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

6

600.00

9

Sarfraz Laceman

Team Kinectrics

12

525.00

10

Robert Assinck

Team YP on Yonge

5

505.00

11

Peter Holmes

Team YP on Yonge

2

450.00

12

Alana Walker Carpenter

YSM Dream Team

1

375.00

13

James Ker

Team YP on Yonge

5

335.00

14

Geoffrey Ready

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

1

300.00

15

Cameil McLennon

Team Cameil

6

275.00

16

Brian Yager

Stevenson Street Squad

1

250.00

17

Bibi Laceman

Team Kinectrics

7

225.00

18

Violette Henein

Team Kinectrics

1

200.00

19

Robert Adourian

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

200.00

20

LOFT Group

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

4

175.00

21

Yanwar Asrigo

Warren Yu and Friends

1

150.00

22

Liam Oakey

5

145.00

23

Keshia Ali

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

4

143.00

24

Sarah Callan

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

3

130.00

25

Marisa Bannavong

Evergreen

1

100.00

26

Melissa Augimeri

NKPR

4

95.00

27

Ibraaheem Laceman

Team Kinectrics

4

70.00

28

Maleeha Laceman

Team Kinectrics

4

70.00

29

Constance Chegovo

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

3

60.00

30

Alexandra Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

1

50.00

31

Eleanor Edwards

YSM Poverty Eradicators

1

50.00

32

Helena Veenkamp

Taunton Trekkers

1

50.00

33

Cathy Anderson

I can't feel my fingers

34

Jennifer Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

35

Faizan Butt

Team Kinectrics

36

Harold Coates

Stevenson Street Squad

37

Tramaine Knowles

Street Haven Warriors

38

Neeraj Grotra

Team Kinectrics

39

John Wood

Stevenson Street Squad

40

Sabiha Sultana

Team Kinectrics

41

Luisa Girotto

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

42

Ranee Lee

YSM Dream Team

43

Jocelyn Lemieux

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

44

Hardik Mhatre

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

45

Gerry O'Mahoney

Stevenson Street Squad

46

Betty Booi

Taunton Trekkers

47

Sam & Josh Fronte

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

48

Karmen More

I can't feel my fingers

49

Tom More

I can't feel my fingers

50

Adam Yoshida

51

Calvin Veenkamp

Taunton Trekkers

52

Stacy Smith

53

Kristynia Goudsmit

Liv2Giv Toronto

54

Kelly Akerman

55

Warren Yu

Warren Yu and Friends

56

Joy Fenske

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

57

The Edge Group

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

58

The Westell Family

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

59

Kellie Foster

Team Kinectrics

60

Erika Shandor

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

61

Cathy Hipper

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

62

Meghan Reidy

Newtopians!

63

Arthur Peters

YSM Dream Team

64

Conor O’Brien

Snow Patrol

65

Wishky Tenorio

Midtown Minions

66

Natalie Jahn

Team LUCY

67

heather parton

I can't feel my fingers

68

Sandra Seaborn

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