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Rue Fermier – Final count down!

Events, Featured, Press Releases

It’s the final countdown for our summer celebration event, Rue Fermier, happening on July 19th!  In only a week, you will be able to learn more on what the Roulant does by taking part in tons of activities, such as:  A tour of activities and our programs, including the collectives and the newly accessible rooftop garden. A big Farmer’s Market …

Intergenerational Picnic Photos

Events, Featured, Food

First of all, we wish to thank everyone who came and made this event possible! It’s been a long time coming but last week, on June 28th, the Roulant hosted its first intergenerational picnic event on the 2nd-floor space. Thanks to our brand new elevator, 30 members of our client community got to enjoy our terrasse and rooftop gardens for …

Rue Fermier – Volunteer call-out

Events, Featured

Only a few weeks left before the event of the summer, Rue Fermier! As a community celebration, we wish to offer you an opportunity to be behind the scenes as a volunteer. Small reminder: When: July 19th between 4pm and 9pm Where: 111 rue Roy east, on Roy street between Coloniale and De Bullion Who: The Roulant community, neighbours, partners, friends …

Rue Fermier 2018: Announcements

Community Workshops, Events, Featured

On July 19th, Santropol Roulant will open its doors to the public for it’s annual summer community event, Rue Fermier. Come by the Roulant to take part in the activities and learn more about what we do! When: July 19th between 4pm and 9pm Where: 111 rue Roy east, on Roy street between Coloniale and De Bullion Cost: Free entry This fun …

Summer Picnic on the Terrace Roy

Events, Featured, Seniors

The intergenerational picnic is fast approaching and we need your help! Call out to all our amazing volunteers! To celebrate the arrival of Summer, The Meals-on-Wheels program is hosting an intergenerational picnic on its Terrace on Thursday June 28th. When: Thursday, June 28th, both from 11:30 – 2:00 pm Where: Santropol Roulant, 111 rue Roy East The event is intended to bring …

Rue Fermier Save the Date

Community Workshops, Events, Featured

Mark your calendars! The community appreciation event of the year, Rue Fermier, is coming up and we are taking this party to the next level! On July 19th, the gardens from the rooftop to the Terrasse Roy, the veggie market and the bike shop will be at their best to welcome you and your friends/family to celebrate. We are especially …

Volunteer Call-Out – Summer Celebration Picnic

Events, Featured, Food, Volunteering - Personal

Call out to all our amazing volunteers! To celebrate the arrival of Summer, The Meals-on-Wheels program is hosting an intergenerational picnic on its Terrasse on Thursday June 28th, from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. The event is intended to bring together our meals-on-wheels community for a day of sunshine (hopefully!) and yummy food, with a special focus on providing our client-members …

Sugar Shack Outing

Events, Featured, Food, Seniors, Stories

Every Spring, an intergenerational delegation of Santropol’s community members heads out for our annual Sugar Shack outing. This year was no exception as we drove to Mont-Saint-Grégoire on the south shore of Montreal in an uncertain, but forgiving weather. We do this because we strongly believe in reinforcing social inclusion and providing a sense of belonging to everyone through social …

Seedlings sale 2018 at Cultivons le Plateau

Agriculture, Events, Senneville Farm, Urban Agriculture

Did you know that  the month of May is the one about urban agriculture? For several years now, it is organized as part of Cultiver Montreal and the Day of the Bee with Alternatives and the House of Friendship. Associated with Miel Montreal, the Santropol Roulant brings you Cultivons Le Plateau, a great fair where you can come and get everything …

Vegan Cheese Workshop!

Events, Featured, Food, Kitchen Workshops

We’re excited to present the second workshop in our new kitchen workshop series. We ask for a greater financial contribution for these workshops because we see them as an opportunity for some members of the community to financially support our charity programs while developing their cooking skills in the Roulant kitchen! Join us for an evening of vegan cheesemaking at …

2018 AGM: Accessibility and Governance

Events, Featured, Governance

On March 29th, the Roulant community gathered for it’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). In total, 124 people joined their voices, including voting members (clients, volunteers, and donors) and non-voting guests, neighbours, friends to choose new members for the board of directors. This gathering was especially special as it was our first community event with our newly built elevator. Last AGM, …