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Your Talent To Feed The Community

Featured, Job Postings, Kitchen

3 bénévoles travaillent en cuisine en temps de pandémie

Santropol Roulant is looking to complete its kitchen team! Are you a whiz in the kitchen? Do you love community, food, sustainability and seniors?  We’re looking for a Community Cook in our Meals-on-Wheels program. The position is part-time (20 hours per week) with a flexible schedule. Could it be you? Key Elements of the Job  Working under the supervision of …

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Return of the Roulant Farmer’s Market

Featured, Market

La ferme les carottés au marché

Our farmers’ market returns on Thursday’s from July 2nd to mid-October for 2020. From 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm. The market will launch on the Terrasses Roy for the month of July and will move one block away  to the corner of rue Roy est and St. Dominique starting in August, or when construction starts on the Terrasse Roy. Most …

A New Dynamic Team

Featured, Staff

l'équipe de la ferme dans le champ d'ail

At the office, Chelsea has completed her tenure in the volunteer program. After 9 months of rubbing shoulders with volunteers and clients daily, Chelsea has decided to seek a more agricultural aspect to her work. She will be traveling between Ferme du Roulant and other farms during the summer. Ellen is joined by Fiona, the new dispatcher at the volunteer …

A Service Adapted For People with COVID-19

Featured, Meals-on-Wheels

erin marche dans le champs

Three clients of the Meals-on-Wheels program have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past few weeks. Luckily, any exchanges that may have occurred between these clients and Roulant volunteers would have taken place when these three clients were not contagious. While instructions for Meals-on-Wheels clients are to not open the door during a delivery, direct interactions with volunteers remains a …

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William at the Roulant

Featured, Fundraising

Recently, staff were surprised and delighted to welcome a new member to the Santropol Roulant donor community. One day, we received a message from Heather, a former member of the Beekeeping Collective at the Roulant, with a special message accompanying a donation: “This gift is on behalf of my son, William (8 years old), who is deeply concerned about food …

An Out-of-the-Ordinary AGM

Featured, Governance

ellen melanie et jeremie dansent virtuellement

On May 28th, over 160 community members tuned in from all over the city, province, and globe for Santropol Roulant’s first ever completely online Annual General Meeting (AGM), making it the highest-attended AGM in Roulant history. In a time where we are more isolated than ever, we came together as a community and celebrated what we’ve been able to accomplish …

Job Offer: Administrative Assistant

Featured, Fundraising, Job Postings

Cartes et documents liés à la collecte de fonds

Santropol Roulant is looking for an organized and positive person to join our team as an Administrative Assistant to support the Roulant’s management. The candidate will contribute their energy toward building and sustaining strong connections with Santropol Roulant’s donors. They will gain fundraising experience in the context of a community organization, and become familiar with a diverse funding base. Key …

Job Offer: Meals-on-Wheels Outreach Worker

Featured, Job Postings, Meals-on-Wheels

Have you always wanted to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment? Here’s a chance to work with our clients, learn about the daily operations, and participate in our collaborative management structure. The Meals-on-Wheels Outreach Worker placement is an enriching way to learn and grow at the Roulant! Get ready for a once in a lifetime experience working alongside an …

Job Offer: Volunteer Program Dispatcher

Featured, Job Postings, Meals-on-Wheels, Volunteering - Corporate, Volunteering - Personal

Have you always wanted to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment? Here’s a chance to work with our volunteers, learn about the daily operations, and participate in our collaborative management structure. The volunteer coordination internship is an enriching way to learn and grow at the Roulant! Get ready for a once in a lifetime experience working alongside an energetic …

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Your 2020 AGM

Events, Featured, Gouvernance

on and Pier together with the entire team will present the achievements of the 2019 year and the organization’s financial results, plus you will be able to vote for the members of the next board of directors. Since this event will be online, please help us out by registering in advance. While we can’t meet you at the Roulant, we …

Contaminated Seedlings

Agriculture, Featured

Véro travaille dans la serre

Although the early season tests came back negative, everything now seems to indicate that the nightshade seedlings from the farm and our gardens downtown are infected with bacterial canker. To those who took Solanaceae seedlings at the Roulant in recent weeks (peppers, cherry tomatoes, eggplant…): please destroy the seedlings and discard them. Do not put them in a composter. If …