Raised:
$94,643
59%Goal:
$160,000

Toronto Downtown Yonge

Hosted by Yonge Street Mission

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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

13

36,550.00

2

Stevenson Street Squad

David Stevenson

9

12,301.00

3

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

Kevin Doran

12

7,225.00

4

YSM Dream Team

Angie Peters

4

6,750.00

5

Team Kinectrics

Kellie Foster

20

5,035.00

6

Warren Yu and Friends

Warren Yu

2

3,540.00

7

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

Keshia Ali

12

2,576.00

8

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

Geoffrey Ready

3

1,995.00

9

Team LUCY

Natalie Jahn

7

1,735.00

10

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

Dan Vieira

2

1,710.00

11

The Fam-O-Lee

Richard Lee

4

1,422.96

12

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

Robert Adourian

12

1,400.00

13

Starbucks D268

Sara Makvandi

12

970.00

14

Taunton Trekkers

Helena Veenkamp

6

940.00

15

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

Erika Shandor

8

780.00

16

Team Cameil

Cameil McLennon

2

600.00

17

Sandie's Walk -PMA Brethour Realty Group

Jane Buchanan

2

600.00

18

The Solomos Family

Angela Solomos

5

595.00

19

I can't feel my fingers

Tom More

8

521.25

20

Evergreen

Marisa Bannavong

2

520.00

21

District 286

Janie Groulx

5

460.00

22

Midtown Minions

Wishky Tenorio

7

325.00

23

FamJam

B Johnston

5

300.00

24

Adaptavist

Emily MacDonell

3

265.00

25

TeamLudo

Lara Fess

1

245.00

26

Starbucks Yorkville

Ashley Bonar

7

200.00

27

Tom's Team 2

Mardi Roback

3

100.00

28

Starbucks District 232

Rachel Kataoka

5

95.00

29

Starbucks Team 257

Team 257 The Streets

3

55.00

30

The Changemakers

Salena Gao

2

50.00

31

YSM Poverty Eradicators

Eleanor Edwards

1

50.00

32

Liv2Giv Toronto

Kristynia Goudsmit

1

33

HOPE

Eddy Martinez

1

34

The Helping Hands

Alexandria Blackford

7

35

Host Services Group

Kevin Makra

7

36

D277 Starbucks team

Meghan Smith

1

37

Four King Starbucks

Matt Congiusti

4

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

John Fenton

Team YP on Yonge

59

18,730.00

2

David Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

42

7,226.00

3

Jonanne Fenton

Team YP on Yonge

13

4,000.00

4

Angie Peters

YSM Dream Team

12

3,850.00

5

Jackie Chung

Team YP on Yonge

51

3,450.00

6

Kevin Doran

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

28

3,375.00

7

Warren Yu

Warren Yu and Friends

24

2,830.00

8

Gordon Mackay

Team YP on Yonge

16

2,780.00

9

Jaqueline Murdoch

Team YP on Yonge

14

1,650.00

10

Robert Assinck

Team YP on Yonge

17

1,340.00

11

Jennifer Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

19

1,325.00

12

Richard Lee

The Fam-O-Lee

14

1,197.96

13

Kellie Foster

Team Kinectrics

43

1,195.00

14

Gerry O'Mahoney

Stevenson Street Squad

11

1,050.00

15

Melody Hung

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

12

1,045.00

16

Joy Fenske

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

28

1,015.00

17

Peter Holmes

Team YP on Yonge

5

1,000.00

18

Zara Bakhtiar

Green Wood Gang

15

975.00

19

James Ker

Team YP on Yonge

13

945.00

20

Arthur Peters

YSM Dream Team

6

875.00

21

Lori Digulla

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

8

863.00

22

Dawn Emmerson

Team YP on Yonge

6

775.00

23

Yanwar Asrigo

Warren Yu and Friends

16

710.00

24

LOFT Group

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

14

650.00

25

Ranee Lee

YSM Dream Team

1

600.00

26

Cameil McLennon

Team Cameil

14

600.00

27

Adele Freeman

Team LUCY

5

600.00

28

Christina & Richard Kerr, and The Edge Group

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

15

580.00

29

Sarfraz Laceman

Team Kinectrics

13

575.00

30

John Wood

Stevenson Street Squad

6

550.00

31

Lisa Milligan

5

550.00

32

Neeraj Grotra

Team Kinectrics

6

505.00

33

Paula Willis

Team YP on Yonge

2

500.00

34

Louise Paquette-Neville

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

9

500.00

35

Sara Makvandi

Starbucks D268

9

460.00

36

Paul Lim

Stevenson Street Squad

4

450.00

37

Keshia Ali

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

15

433.00

38

Geoffrey Ready

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission

3

430.00

39

Angela Solomos

The Solomos Family

6

425.00

40

Lynn Stuart

4

425.00

41

Solomon Yun

Stevenson Street Squad

6

425.00

42

Alana Walker Carpenter

YSM Dream Team

2

425.00

43

Natalie Jahn

Team LUCY

3

415.00

44

Bibi Laceman

Team Kinectrics

14

405.00

45

David, Alexandra, Camilo, Matthew & Annie Vega

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

10

390.00

46

J.E. Kim

Team YP on Yonge

2

380.00

47

Heidi Riley

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

6

330.00

48

B Johnston

FamJam

2

300.00

49

Taryn Mann

6

295.00

50

Keith Harrison

Team Kinectrics

5

290.00

51

Sylvia Van Dongen

Team Kinectrics

2

260.00

52

Team22438 HoiPhu

District 286

7

255.00

53

Aline Chan

Evergreen

6

250.00

54

Luisa Girotto

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

2

250.00

55

Brian Yager

Stevenson Street Squad

1

250.00

56

Tom More

I can't feel my fingers

1

250.00

57

Karmen More

I can't feel my fingers

4

246.25

58

Lara Fess

TeamLudo

6

245.00

59

Elizabeth Alderson

Team Kinectrics

3

225.00

60

Sheila Lacroix

Team LUCY

4

225.00

61

Nadia Kostova

Adaptavist

7

225.00

62

Liam Oakey

7

220.00

63

Sarah Tondo

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

12

220.00

64

Sam & Josh Fronte

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

3

220.00

65

Violette Henein

Team Kinectrics

2

210.00

66

Yen Tov

Team Kinectrics

2

200.00

67

Robert Adourian

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

200.00

68

Lynda Miller

Team LUCY

2

200.00

69

Laura Rowe

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

1

200.00

70

Cara Beck

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

1

200.00

71

Susanne McLeod

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

5

190.00

72

Cathy Hipper

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

4

185.00

73

Marisa Bannavong

Evergreen

4

175.00

74

Dimitra Chronopoulos

The Solomos Family

5

170.00

75

Kaitlyn Ovens (Lori's Daughter)

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

7

170.00

76

Constance Chegovo

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

8

170.00

77

Kent Bridges

District 286

6

160.00

78

Jordyn Ovens (Lori's Daughter)

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

6

150.00

79

Margaret Nott

Taunton Trekkers

1

150.00

80

Evan Nott

Taunton Trekkers

1

150.00

81

Kiana Stanek

Team Kinectrics

5

150.00

82

Dan Vieira

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

2

150.00

83

Sylvia Adourian

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

2

150.00

84

Julia Yacoub

Team YP on Yonge

2

150.00

85

Eric David

Team Kinectrics

1

150.00

86

Sarah Chohan

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

3

140.00

87

Dwayne Wright

Toronto Firefighters - TPFFA

5

140.00

88

Ibraaheem Laceman

Team Kinectrics

6

130.00

89

Maleeha Laceman

Team Kinectrics

6

130.00

90

Sarah Callan

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

3

130.00

91

Gabriela Babineau

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

2

125.00

92

Conor O’Brien

Snow Patrol

4

125.00

93

Sierra-Jasmine Fernandes

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

3

125.00

94

Calvin Veenkamp

Taunton Trekkers

6

120.00

95

vicky fraser

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

4

120.00

96

Andrea & Sebastian Guarín Barco

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

5

115.00

97

Margaret E. Y. Nott

Taunton Trekkers

1

100.00

98

Jocelyn Lemieux

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

2

100.00

99

Alexandra Stevenson

Stevenson Street Squad

2

100.00

100

Mardi Roback

Tom's Team 2

2

100.00

101

The Westell Family

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

2

100.00

102

Allyson Young

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

2

100.00

103

Christina Haines

Starbucks Yorkville

2

100.00

104

Mitch Sylvia

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

100.00

105

Anna Sylvia

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

100.00

106

Danielle Saint-Louis

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

1

100.00

107

Melissa Augimeri

NKPR

4

95.00

108

Sabiha Sultana

Team Kinectrics

3

85.00

109

Stan Barotas

Toronto Office Do-Gooders!

3

75.00

110

Mican Buynak

Starbucks District 232

1

75.00

111

George Alderson

Team Kinectrics

2

75.00

112

Lori-Ann Jennex

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

2

75.00

113

Aaron Lee

The Fam-O-Lee

2

75.00

114

Christine Lee

The Fam-O-Lee

2

75.00

115

Oren David

Team Kinectrics

1

75.00

116

Iyla David

Team Kinectrics

1

75.00

117

Bethany Lee

The Fam-O-Lee

2

75.00

118

Ava David

Team Kinectrics

1

75.00

119

Helena Veenkamp

Taunton Trekkers

2

70.00

120

David Lo

4

70.00

121

jack norris

RBC Walkers

1

70.00

122

Gabrielle Singh Cadieux

1

57.11

123

Team 257 The Streets

Starbucks Team 257

4

55.00

124

Una Markovic

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

50.00

125

Eleanor Edwards

YSM Poverty Eradicators

1

50.00

126

Patti Sayle

Team LUCY

1

50.00

127

Scott Baragar

Sandie's Walk -PMA Brethour Realty Group

1

50.00

128

Jane Buchanan

Sandie's Walk -PMA Brethour Realty Group

1

50.00

129

Ashley Bonar

Starbucks Yorkville

1

50.00

130

Salena Gao

The Changemakers

2

50.00

131

Rob Italiano

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

50.00

132

Jonathan Scott

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

1

50.00

133

Emily MacDonell

Adaptavist

2

40.00

134

Amy Lo

Starbucks D268

1

35.00

135

Cathy Anderson

I can't feel my fingers

1

25.00

136

Anthony Lewer

Parkway Bible Church Walkers

1

25.00

137

Rachel Kataoka

Starbucks District 232

1

20.00

138

Hardik Mhatre

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

1

10.00

139

Kelly Akerman

140

Wendy Nicholls

Team LUCY

141

Tracy Figg

The Solomos Family

142

Meghan Reidy

Newtopians!

143

Hannah Wilkinson

District 286

144

Richard Matchett

Starbucks District 232

145

Jordan Renaud

Starbucks District 232

146

Ruth Roblin

Team Evergreen

147

Erika Shandor

Marriott Int. - Yonge Street Mission

148

Zana Ferataj

I can't feel my fingers

149

Thomas Somerville

Starbucks Team 257

150

Rizzelyn Catequista

151

Nick Solomos

The Solomos Family

152

Rena Solomos

The Solomos Family

153

Kevin Makra

Host Services Group

154

Shaun Richardson

District 286

155

Sandra Seaborn

156

Wishky Tenorio

Midtown Minions

157

heather parton

I can't feel my fingers

158

Hannah Cowan

FamJam

159

Remy David

Marriott Int. - St. Felix Centre

160

Kristynia Goudsmit

Liv2Giv Toronto

161

Charlotte Cowan

FamJam

162

William Cowan

FamJam

163

Stacy Smith

164

IHOR STEPANCHUK

Tom's Team 2

165

Isabel Borges

Host Services Group

166

Jenel Coke

Host Services Group

167

StaceyAnn Brown

Host Services Group

168

James Cowan

FamJam

169

Mark Weber

Host Services Group

170

Katrina Fiore

Tom's Team 2

171

Adam Yoshida

172

Betty Booi

Taunton Trekkers

173

KUTTIMOL KURIAN

174

Daniel Gipps

175

Julian Corbett

Starbucks D268

176

Yehia Abdelkader

177

Sarah Campaner

Four King Starbucks

178

Kenya Ramlaal-Black

Midtown Minions

179

Shyrine Vendiola

Midtown Minions

180

Sadaf Anam

Midtown Minions

181

Jessica Harvey

Starbucks D268

182

Michelle Cruden

Starbucks Yorkville

183

Janie Groulx

District 286

184

jay trivedi

Starbucks Yorkville

185

Jonathan Godfrey

Starbucks D268

186

Krissy Hodder

Starbucks D268

187

Juan Fernandez

Four King Starbucks

188

olivia gangbar

Starbucks D268

189

Matt Congiusti

Four King Starbucks

190

The Serio Family

Markham Baptist Church - Faith Walkers

191

Meghan Smith

D277 Starbucks team

192

Alexandria Blackford

The Helping Hands

193

Eddy Martinez

HOPE

194

Elise Lagtapon

The Helping Hands

195

Liam McIntyre

196

Megan McIntyre

197

Jeff Beaulieu

WeWork Impact Team

198

Faizan Butt

Team Kinectrics

199

Christine Moura

Starbucks Team 257

200

Tramaine Knowles

Street Haven Warriors

201

Harold Coates

Stevenson Street Squad

202

Marcela Araujo

Four King Starbucks

203

Kifle Lissanu

Marriott Int. - St. Felix Centre

204

Fatima Saleem

Starbucks D268

205

Helen Laplaine

Durham Dominates

206

Sydney Campbell-Balagus

Starbucks D268

207

Sebastian Silver

The Helping Hands

208

Andrew Hidi

The Helping Hands

209

Chris Pinnington

The Helping Hands

210

Roman Corsetti

The Helping Hands

211

Patricia Williams

The Helping Hands

212

Rodolfo Romero

Adaptavist

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