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Gathering ’round the fire

Events, Featured

It’s not unusual for Terrasses Roy to be bustling with events and activities over the warm summer months. But covered in snow and with temperatures below freezing? That’s another story! This year, our community partner Comm-un broke the mould by organizing a truly warm community gathering in partnership with the Roulant – the Winter storytelling event. The evening of January …

2024 AGM: You’re invited!

Events, Featured, Governance

Santropol Roulant officially and warmly invites you to this year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on March 28th. Every year, we host the AGM to elect our Board of Directors and to invite our community to look back at last year’s activities and see what’s to come. This year, we will be conducting a special community consultation during the event for …

Winter storytelling on Terrasses Roy

Events, Featured, Urban Agriculture

We’re excited to bring a touch of warmth to the winter season. Join Santropol Roulant and Comm-Un for an evening of winter storytelling on the Terrasses Roy on Thursday, January 18th.  Immerse yourself in the welcoming atmosphere and comforting ambiance as we share steaming bowls of soup, engage in stories from the Milton-Parc community, and marvel at winter sculptures and …

The more, the merrier

Events, Featured

On December 14, members of the community joined together for a festive holiday event at the Roulant. This year’s event was a particularly special occasion where community members from across programs were invited to come together: clients of the Meals-on-Wheels, volunteers, community partner organizations, and friends of the Roulant. All told, around 150 guests gathered under the Roulant roof, but, …

No tricks, just treats

Events

On November 2nd, Santropol Roulant transformed into a haunted haven for Benevol’Oween, the annual Halloween party and volunteer appreciation event. The evening saw the community gather in gratitude to our incredible volunteers who have fueled the organization’s success throughout the year.  The evening welcomed both familiar faces and new friends among our volunteers for a night of frightful fun. The …

A Holiday Gathering of Community

Events

Gather alongside your community this holiday season around a fun and festive meal at the Roulant on December 14th! Whether you’re a client, a volunteer, a partner or a dear friend of the organization, we sincerely hope that this intimate evening will become a precious memory. We have much to discuss, reminisce about, celebrate and wish for the holiday season …

Fond Memories of the Autumn Feast

Events, Featured, Meals-on-Wheels

On October 12th, the Roulant team hosted the Autumn Feast, a special intergenerational gathering and celebration of our community of Meals-on-Wheels clients. It was a delightful evening of laughter, delicious food, and heartfelt conversations! This event wouldn’t have been possible without the participation of our dear clients, whose smiles and camaraderie added a wonderful touch to the evening, making it …

Saturday DIY day

Events, Featured, Volunteering - Personal

Are you ready to roll up your sleeves? If you’re a hands-on kind of person who loves a good DIY project, you are going to like this. We’re thrilled to invite volunteers of all skill levels to join us on Saturday November 4th for a DIY project. When? Saturday, November 4, 2023 Where? Santropol Roulant, 111 Roy Street East, MontrealRequired …

Celebrating Storytelling

Events, Featured, Fundraising, Stories

In late September, 70 people gathered together for Santropol Roulant’s first ever storytelling event, Récits du Roulant. Our headlining storytellers included Chris Godsall, co-founder of the Roulant; Frankie Traichel, current farm co-coordinator; Ren Nilsson, author of The Southern Wall: The Art of Engagement at Santropol Roulant and professor in social innovation; and Jonathan Lebire, co-founder of Comm-Un. They shared heartwarming …

Community Farm Day: Garlic Planting

Agriculture, Events, Senneville Farm

Frankie, Noah, and Russell are inviting you to the upcoming Community Farm Day! It is time for the next generation of garlic to take over, so be ready for a fun day of garlic planting at the Senneville farm. Come lend a hand and enjoy the serenity of the farm during the fall season with a potluck picnic lunch and …

Sunshine on your plate for the Festive Meal

Events, Food, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels

As fall approaches, we want to taste warm weather, spice, and mint tea… On Friday, September 22nd, we will be serving a festive meal with Moroccan flavours to brighten your weekly meal rotation. Dear clients, make sure to get your orders in, preferably 48 hours before the date! Call us at (514) 284-9335