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Holiday Volunteering at the Roulant – A Great Way to Give Back

Food, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels, Santropol, Volunteering - Corporate, Volunteering - Personal

The holidays are a special time when many wish to give back, and when the needs of organizations like the Roulant are the highest. At this time of year, isolated Meals-on-Wheels clients most relish Roulant meals and volunteers’ visits. If you are looking for a way to get involved in your community and give back over the holidays, come give …

Recipes from the Roulant: Sprouted Chickpea Hummus

Kitchen Workshops, Recipes

We are happy to bring you our twelfth recipe in the series Recipes from the Roulant! These monthly recipes allow you to get to know the different activities of our organization. With the Roulant farm in Senneville now closed for the season, we are noticing how difficult it can be to eat fresh, local, green food during the winter. Sprouting is an easy way to …

Thank you for the great food preservation season!

Food Preservation, General Store

With the food preservation season coming to an end we wanted to take the time to say a big thank you to the many people who lent a hand this year! From July to the end of November, we received beautiful organic produce from the Roulant farm in Senneville, Quebec as well as from the Fruits Défendus collective, who pick …

Improve accessibility – Donate Today!

Featured, Fundraising

Until recently, Ms. Vasquez had been able to cook her own meals despite her age. Unfortunately, over the last weeks her fingers have become less nimble, and she has been unable to use kitchen utensils. Every year, Santropol Roulant’s Meals-on-Wheels program welcomes dozens of new clients like Ms. Vasquez. Deeply convinced that nourishment comes in many forms, Roulant volunteers and …

A Warm Welcome to Jamiey

Staff

Join us in welcoming Jamiey, the new Director of Human Resources and Operations! A huge thank you to Steph for her energy, dedication, and everything she brought to the Roulant during the last three and a half years in the role of Director of Human Resources and Operations. We wish her happy travels and best of luck for what’s next! …

Workshop: Québécois Holiday Cuisine

Kitchen Workshops

We’re back for the 16th workshop in the series Recipes from our community, where we invite the members of our community of all ages to share their recipes and culinary successes. Diane, a member of our community, is very excited to share with us some of her favourite traditional Québécois recipes just in time for the big holiday meals! When: Wednesday, December …

Holidays x Gen Store

General Store

Our General store is ready for all your holiday needs! We’ve been hard at work all autumn long preserving the tasty veggies from our peri-urban farm and delicious urban fruit from Les Fruits défendus. Whether it is a fruit ketchup, a salsa or sweet fruity jams, you’ll be sure to find something to your taste. Whether it’s for yourself or …

Winter Catering @ The Roulant

Catering, Food, Kitchen

Did you know that the Roulant offers an affordable catering service straight from our community kitchen? Keeping in line with the Roulant’s healthy and seasonal food philosophy, our catering service offers the best of each season throughout the year. Our menu is perfect for conferences, business meetings, 5 à 7 and even your upcoming holiday events! Discover our winter menu here, featuring …

Winter Baskets With the BioLocaux

Agriculture, Basket, Panier bio

  As the cold weather sets in and the days shorten, there’s no turning back… Fall is here! Even if it means the end of the harvest for the Roulant farm, fear not, for you will be able to receive a basket of organic and local vegetables delivered at our office all winter-long! The farming collective Les BioLocaux will deliver …

Thank you for a magical Masked Pumpkin Gala!

Events, Featured, News

Last Thursday, amidst pumpkins, cornstalks, candles and fall leaves, our Masked Pumpkin Gala dreams came true. What a night it was! Close to 340 guests, clients, volunteers and staff came together to celebrate in style, contributing $24,000 for food security and social inclusion in Montreal. Many of you were adorned with beautiful, creative masks and costumes, taking the masked pumpkin …

Volunteer Appreciation Party – Save the Date!

Events, Featured, Volunteering - Personal

Every day in every way, Santropol Roulant volunteers make our programs run. In the kitchen, out on delivery, in the thick of our gardens and in a million other ways, everything that the Roulant does happens thanks to your efforts. With the change of season, we want to thank you for all that you have done throughout 2017! Current, former, …

Client Holiday Brunch – Seeking Volunteers

Events, Meals-on-Wheels, Volunteering - Personal

As the cold season arrives, we are getting ready to host the annual Holiday Brunch for our Meals-on-Wheels clients, on Thursday December 14th! This is by far the most popular event for our meals-on-wheels clients and a great opportunity to get to know them better as you share a traditional holiday meal (meat and vegetarian options available). You are welcome to sign-up for one …