Raised:
$18,075
43%Goal:
$42,000

Lynchburg

Hosted by Miriam's House

157Walkers31Teams13Volunteers25Days Left

The Coldest Night of the Year is a winterrific family-friendly walk to raise money for local charities serving people experiencing hurt, hunger, and homelessness. Join us on February 25, 2023 - team up, fundraise, walk, and gather for good... because it’s cold out there.

Community Sponsors

Lynchburg (Miriam's House) is super grateful for our fantastic 2023 sponsors! View all sponsors >

Lynchburg 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

Foster's Fuelers

Susan Jones

15

3,700.00

2

FreezeFrame

Paige Darden

17

2,075.00

3

Walking for Warmth

Sally Curtis

9

1,905.00

4

First Presbyterian

Alex Collier

10

1,210.00

5

Icicles

Michele Bauman

3

875.00

6

Miriam's House Open Team

Sarah Quarantotto

9

820.00

7

Dancing Divas

Jennifer Mullen

4

355.00

8

Cool Runnings 2023

BJ McGraw

2

300.00

9

RiseUp Committee - City of Lynchburg

Sharon Mills

3

275.00

10

Brotherly Love

Jill Mazzone

2

230.00

11

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

Matt Rhodes

9

225.00

12

pr_ICE Walkers

Kim Price

9

225.00

13

Steel Magnolias

Kate Sigler

6

200.00

14

The Caskie Frosties

Alexandra Smith

10

140.00

15

Lynchburg Regional SHRM

Caitlin King

2

100.00

16

Montana Plains Bakery

Brittany Hertzberg

2

100.00

17

Frigid Witches

Kristen Nolen

4

50.00

18

In Gods Army

Jennifer Bridgers

4

30.00

19

Holy Walk-amole

Sidney Coates

6

10.00

20

Mi Casa Tu Casa

Lindsey Cline-Shrader

3

21

Team Snowball

Amy Vigil

2

22

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Nina Salmon

1

23

Alpha Chi Omega

Caroline West

9

24

In Rivermont For Rivermont

Jennifer Eaton

4

25

REVIVE2023

Seth Campbell

1

26

GNO Gals

Judi Handel

1

27

Bad Britches

Crystal Grubbs

2

28

First Christian Church Disciples of Christ

Carrie Knutsen

1

29

Silver

Emiela Tucker

1

30

Luper Team Mortgage

Colleen Larkins

1

31

NolSales

Nancy Sale

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Will Absher

First Presbyterian

19

1,060.00

2

Madeline Foster

Foster's Fuelers

18

1,000.00

3

Sally Curtis

Walking for Warmth

17

750.00

4

Paige Darden

FreezeFrame

6

725.00

5

Susan Smith

Icicles

1

500.00

6

Olivia Beavon

Foster's Fuelers

4

400.00

7

Michele Bauman

Icicles

4

375.00

8

Mary Grey Foster

Foster's Fuelers

4

350.00

9

Marcia Milam

Walking for Warmth

5

325.00

10

Jennifer Foster

Foster's Fuelers

5

325.00

11

BJ McGraw

Cool Runnings 2023

1

300.00

12

Amy Thornburg

FreezeFrame

1

300.00

13

Karin Truitte

Walking for Warmth

1

250.00

14

Jennifer Mullen

Dancing Divas

4

250.00

15

Sharon Roark

Foster's Fuelers

6

250.00

16

Jill Mazzone

Brotherly Love

5

230.00

17

Susan Jones

Foster's Fuelers

3

200.00

18

Norman Darden

FreezeFrame

1

200.00

19

Saxton Seals

Foster's Fuelers

3

200.00

20

Peggy Grimes

Walking for Warmth

4

180.00

21

Judith Wilson

RiseUp Committee - City of Lynchburg

2

175.00

22

Katie Roseveare

Walking for Warmth

3

175.00

23

Claudia Darden

FreezeFrame

2

150.00

24

Hope Mason

Foster's Fuelers

4

150.00

25

Kate Sigler

Steel Magnolias

2

150.00

26

Nancy Hicks

FreezeFrame

1

150.00

27

Andrea Adams

FreezeFrame

1

150.00

28

Martha Kearse

Walking for Warmth

2

125.00

29

Dakota Tingen

Foster's Fuelers

4

125.00

30

Jennifer Jordan

Foster's Fuelers

3

125.00

31

Sonia Terrell

FreezeFrame

1

100.00

32

Sharon & Bill Wright

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

1

100.00

33

Amy Robinson

pr_ICE Walkers

1

100.00

34

Brittany Hertzberg

Montana Plains Bakery

1

100.00

35

Alexandra Smith

The Caskie Frosties

3

90.00

36

Tiffany Lyttle

pr_ICE Walkers

1

75.00

37

Liev Quarantotto

Miriam's House Open Team

2

75.00

38

Matt Rhodes

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

1

75.00

39

Caitlin King

Lynchburg Regional SHRM

2

75.00

40

Kelli Griffiths

pr_ICE Walkers

1

50.00

41

Robin E Steckley

Foster's Fuelers

1

50.00

42

Amy Glascock

Foster's Fuelers

1

50.00

43

Cassie Edwards

Foster's Fuelers

1

50.00

44

Dennis Dexter

Foster's Fuelers

1

50.00

45

Alex Collier

First Presbyterian

1

50.00

46

Kristen Nolen

Frigid Witches

1

50.00

47

Nancy Quarantotto

1

50.00

48

Gary M Nero

First Presbyterian

1

50.00

49

Mark Lohn

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

1

50.00

50

Allie Frantz

Miriam's House Open Team

1

50.00

51

Barbara Seibert

1

50.00

52

Deirdra Flavin

Steel Magnolias

1

50.00

53

lori widmeyer

FreezeFrame

1

50.00

54

Alistair Leake

Foster's Fuelers

1

25.00

55

Ada Quarantotto

Miriam's House Open Team

1

25.00

56

Rachel Tobin

Lynchburg Regional SHRM

1

25.00

57

CR Padgett

In Gods Army

1

20.00

58

Jennifer Bridgers

In Gods Army

1

10.00

59

Felicity Marshall

Miriam's House Open Team

60

Valerie Stjohn

pr_ICE Walkers

61

Noah Griffiths

pr_ICE Walkers

62

Nicole Marshall

Miriam's House Open Team

63

Melissa Taylor

pr_ICE Walkers

64

Laura Ayers

Bad Britches

65

Erin Smith

Alpha Chi Omega

66

Eddie Ivins

FreezeFrame

67

Whittney Chauta

Frigid Witches

68

Blythe Penn

Frigid Witches

69

Jarrett Dodd

FreezeFrame

70

Suzanna Davies

Steel Magnolias

71

Sydney Mcguire

Alpha Chi Omega

72

Hailie Kovitch

Alpha Chi Omega

73

Nina Salmon

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

74

Kristen Donnelly

In Rivermont For Rivermont

75

Ashley Nolt

Alpha Chi Omega

76

Mikayla Younger

77

Aimee Hasinger

Frigid Witches

78

Elizabeth Campbell

Mi Casa Tu Casa

79

Kayla Driscoll

Team Snowball

80

Evans Reynolds

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

81

Ezra Marshall

Miriam's House Open Team

82

Hollyday Marks

Steel Magnolias

83

Sydney Adams

FreezeFrame

84

Elizabeth Hill

Dancing Divas

85

Lya Sinclair

Steel Magnolias

86

Elias Marshall

Miriam's House Open Team

87

Chesapeake West

Alpha Chi Omega

88

Bethany Walker

Steel Magnolias

89

Amy Vigil

Team Snowball

90

Susan Hill

Dancing Divas

91

Lucy Van Lenten

Alpha Chi Omega

92

Cheyenne Himelright

In Rivermont For Rivermont

93

Joe Chavez

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

94

Robert Campbell

Mi Casa Tu Casa

95

Seth Campbell

REVIVE2023

96

Patsy Sellers

Walking for Warmth

97

Tina Ragland

Brotherly Love

98

Beatrice Mohr

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

99

Crystal Grubbs

Bad Britches

100

Thomas Mohr

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

101

Emiela Tucker

Silver

102

Lindsey Cline-Shrader

Mi Casa Tu Casa

103

Colleen Larkins

Luper Team Mortgage

104

Sarah Quarantotto

Miriam's House Open Team

105

Susan Deneen

FreezeFrame

106

John Osinga

First Presbyterian

107

Darlene Walker

Walking for Warmth

108

Cheryl Smith

Walking for Warmth

109

Judi Handel

GNO Gals

110

Kim Price

pr_ICE Walkers

111

Sharon Mills

RiseUp Committee - City of Lynchburg

112

Sidney Coates

Holy Walk-amole

113

Stephanie Atkinson

Holy Walk-amole

114

Isabella Brumbaugh

Holy Walk-amole

115

Julia Epperly

Holy Walk-amole

116

Yazareth Ramirez

Holy Walk-amole

117

Joseph Hertzberg

Montana Plains Bakery

118

Nancy Sale

NolSales

119

Jim LeBlanc

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

120

Jenny Osinga

First Presbyterian

121

Lindsay Kate Wanner

First Presbyterian

122

Phyllis Spence

The Caskie Frosties

123

Bailey Cortright

The Caskie Frosties

124

Alysha Brown

The Caskie Frosties

125

Isla Graham

The Caskie Frosties

126

Lindsey Scott

The Caskie Frosties

127

Malachi Scott

The Caskie Frosties

128

Asher Scott

The Caskie Frosties

129

Jennifer Eaton

In Rivermont For Rivermont

130

Claire Dodd

FreezeFrame

131

Elke Cox

FreezeFrame

132

Beth Reeves

FreezeFrame

133

Olivia Peterson

FreezeFrame

134

Joy Lee Price

The Caskie Frosties

135

Gary Nero

First Presbyterian

136

Carrie Knutsen

First Christian Church Disciples of Christ

137

Hailey Bridgers

In Gods Army

138

Jackie Weaver

pr_ICE Walkers

139

Kate Goodman

In Gods Army

140

Gina Caldwell

Icicles

141

Julie Ivins

FreezeFrame

142

Lanie Thompson

First Presbyterian

143

Patricia Adams

Cool Runnings 2023

144

Julie Hill

Dancing Divas

145

Jessica Siddiqi

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

146

Caroline West

Alpha Chi Omega

The Challenge

Got a big-hearted business, workplace, group, church, or community? Step up and join the Challenge to compete for your local pride in support of CNOY. Check the National Challengeboard to see more!

About Miriam's House

Miriam's House has a 29 year history of providing housing and support to families and individuals experiencing homelessness in Central Virginia. Our homeless response programs provide homes and restore dignity to our most vulnerable neighbors.


Coldest Night of the Year reminds us that our work is not over to end homelessness in Lynchburg. Join us for this fundraising event as we raise awareness and come together as a community to support our neighbors experiencing homelessness.

Event Day Details

Save the date - CNOY Day is February 25, 2023!

StartGoogle Map

409 Magnolia Street, Lynchburg, VA

Schedule

  • 4:00 pm: Meet Check-in opens
  • 5:00 pm: Move Opening remarks + send-off
  • 6:00 pm: Munch Light meal served
  • 7:00 pm: Mosey Goodbye + Go Home

Not able join us in person on CNOY Day? We hope you'll register to fundraise and walk offsite with friends and family.

Route Details

  • Route Distances: Check out the maps below to see where we will be walking.
  • Rest stop: Keep an eye out for opportunities to rest and refresh with yummy snacks along the route.
  • Signage: All routes will be well-signed with our bold blue CNOY signs.
  • Route Support: Route marshals, rest stop hosts, and support vehicle drivers provide support along the route.
  • 12 and under walkers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
  • Pets: We love our little furballs like you do, but pets are not permitted at the Coldest Night of the Year except for approved and trained service animals.

Read more about our pet policy here: FAQ: pets.

Check-in

  • All walkers must check-in personally to participate in the in-person event on Saturday, February 25, 2023.
  • Beanies! Fundraising walkers who raise $150+ (or $75+ for those under 18) will receive a CNOY Beanie as a thank you on event day, while supplies last.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!

Handling Money

We cannot process cash or checks at our in-person event. Here's what you can do:

  • Credit Card: The Best Option! Simple, secure, automatically tax receipted for gifts of $20+. Visit the Donate page, share your personal page link, or have your donor call CNOY Head Office.
  • Checks: The Old Faithful - made payable to Blue Sea Philanthropy USA with the name of the walker or team on the memo line. Mail them to CNOY Head Office along with your completed pledge sheet. (Scroll down to find the address)
  • Cash: You have 2 options:
  • 1. Login to FundHub, click “Enter $$ and Checks,” create pledges for your cash donations, pay them off with your personal credit card, and keep the cash. OR...
  • 2. Write a check (made out to "Blue Sea Philanthropy USA”) for the total amount of cash you’ve collected. Mail it to the CNOY Head Office with your completed pledge sheet.

Waivers

All participants must register online this year and accept the electronic waiver.

  • Adults: When you register online, you automatically accept an electronic waiver, which is all that is needed for adults.
  • Youth/Children: If you have youth or children on your team, they will need to have their parent or guardian sign a printed paper waiver.
  • Someone on your team (like you!) must take a photo of all child/youth waivers and send them to waivers@cnoy.com.
  • Waivers will be available at check-in on Event Day.

What to Bring

A few common sense suggestions:

  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts/gloves
  • A face mask for personal use or if you need to go inside
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for

Lynchburg Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

2kmView + print!

Walk from Miriam's House to Randolph College and back.

5kmView + print!

Walk from Miriam's House to Oakwood Country Club, cross the street and return to Miriam's House.

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Contact Us


CNOY Lynchburg 2023

Leah Wiebe Event Director
Phone 434.847.1101
Email leah@miriamshouse.org

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year USA?
help@cnoy.com | 1.877.743.3413