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Santropol Roulant’s Beekeeping Collective is seeking new members!

January 21st, 2015 | 0 Comments | beekeeping collective, Bénévolat, collectif d'apiculture, Featured, News, Urban Agriculture, Volunteering

Calling all beekeeping enthusiasts! Santropol Roulant’s Beekeeping Collective is seeking new members! We are looking for volunteers with a broad range of experience in order to create a good mix of people to keep our hives healthy and happy. The collective’s mission is to help spread sustainable, democratic, and local beekeeping practices.We are a group of beekeepers who come together to foster and uphold...

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Women & Trans Night at SantroVélo

January 19th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bike Shop, Biking, Featured, News, Santropol, SantroVélo, Workshops

Did you know that SantroVélo, our community bike shop, is opened the 1st Saturday of each month to welcome people who identify as female or transgender? This is an opportunity for women and transgender folks to feel empowered in a space traditionally defined as masculine! If you self-identify as such, you are invited to come work on your bike, lend a hand or...

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Meals-on-Wheels Calendar: A Taste of our Program

January 7th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Aines, Communications, Cuisine, Featured, Food, Meals on wheels, News, Popote roulante, Qualité, Seniors

Over the holiday season, we sent a new meal calendar to our meals-on-wheels clients, like we do every year.  The meal calendar is a critical tool that enables our client-members to maintain their autonomy over their food decisions. It allows each client to be more informed about what they eat, and to choose the days that they want to receive a meal...

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Check-Up: A Look Under the Hood of a Meals-on-Wheels

January 7th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Aines, Featured, Food, Meals on wheels, News, Popote roulante, Publications

We are delighted to share with you the results of a three-year project in food safety and nutrition to improve our Meals-on-Wheels service and to ensure that our work has a growing impact on the well-being of elderly Montrealers. As part of this project, we developed a website called Check-up. Here, health professionals (and everyone else) can freely access tools,...

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Volunteering in the New Year

January 5th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Bénévolat, Cuisine, Featured, Food, Kitchen, Meals on wheels, News, Nourriture, Popote roulante, Repas, Santropol, Volunteering, Youth

As the new year begins, our volunteer program is in full swing. Throughout January, we are recruiting volunteers to help us with our meals-on-wheels service, in the kitchen, administrative tasks and especially on deliveries. If you have excellent hand writing, the fundraising team would love your help during office hours (9am-5pm). Email Meghan for more info. As a reminder, the...

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Job Offer: Farm Co-Manager

December 17th, 2014 | 0 Comments | Farm, Featured, Job posting, News, offre d'emploi, Urban Agriculture

After 9 fruit-and-vegetable-ful years at the Roulant, Tim Murphy is moving on to new adventures and the Roulant is looking for a new Farm Co-Manager to work with Samuel to develop our peri-urban farm in Senneville, Quebec. The application deadline is Wednesday, January 14th at 9am. Please note that the position for Apprentice in Small Scale Farm Management is also currently open....

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