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Thank You For Answering The Call!

Featured, Fundraising

A Record $70,830.30 Commitment From The Community! These past 6 weeks, we were overwhelmed to witness the community come together like never before. The growing distance between us in 2020 made the work of the Roulant more difficult and more essential. Despite it all, you stepped up and made this Winter Campaign the most successful one in the Roulant’s history. …

Lead the Meals-on-Wheels Team!

Featured, Job Postings, Meals-on-Wheels, Staff

Meals-on-Wheels Manager We’re looking for a Meals-on-Wheels manager who will lead the charge of expanding our Meals-on-Wheels program with the support of the volunteer and client sides of our Meals-on-Wheels team. If you have experience working leading people in a highly collaborative environment, and understand project management and program development in the social service sector, this might be the perfect …

Caring for the Community

Featured, Job Postings, Meals-on-Wheels

Client Community Coordinator Our Culture Get ready to immerse yourself in a mindset of gratitude and care, and to embrace uncertainty, nuance and imperfection. We’re a small organization with lots of activity, creativity and big ideas, and we’re focused on connecting people, authentic relating and living our values as best we can. The Roulant treats people as gifts and takes …

The 2021 Calendar is Here

Featured, Meals-on-Wheels

The Roulant calendar is more than just a meal calendar. It is a food empowerment tool that allows our clients to choose their meals, according to their own preferences. This year, we have chosen to print the calendars in colours, in order to be able to showcase the archives photos they contain.

Get Your Hands Dirty!

Agriculture, Featured, Job Postings

Farm Hands Our Culture Get ready to immerse yourself in a mindset of gratitude and care, and to embrace uncertainty, nuance and imperfection. We’re a small organization with lots of activity, creativity and big ideas, and we’re focused on connecting people, authentic relating and living our values as best we can. The Roulant treats people as gifts and takes a …

Cook to Make a Difference

Featured, Job Postings, Kitchen

Do you have personal and commercial cooking experience? Do you love community, food, sustainability and seniors? Are you comfortable in a dynamic work environment, filled with life, volunteers and change? Santropol Roulant is looking for someone to complete its kitchen brigade! Here’s what the community cook job entails: KEY ELEMENTS OF THE JOB  Working under the supervision of Aidan the …

4 Ways to Double Your Seasonal Giving

Featured, Fundraising

Santropol Roulant has just launched its 2020 Winter Campaign, and you may be wondering how you can make your engagement go the extra mile in increasing food security and social inclusion in your city this winter and beyond. While donations in any amount are extremely appreciated, there are a few simple and effective ways you can double your personal impact …

You are Part of the Recipe

Featured, Fundraising

Today we bring you a special end-of-year message from Pier and the fundraising team as part of the annual winter campaign. We’re at a particular moment of the year when we often feel a need or desire to share some of our privileges, be it time or financial resources. This year, though, you might be feeling this need for at …

Sharing the Spotlight for Food Security

Featured, News, Partners

Santropol Roulant is part of an ecosystem of organizations working collectively to create greater access to affordable, nutritious food for diverse communities, striving for food justice and social change in Montreal. When the pandemic hit, the demand for food security services skyrocketed for those in particularly vulnerable situations, including isolation, health concerns, or economic precarity… and the community sector responded. …

From Farm to Plate, Despite It All

Agriculture, Featured

The 2020 season, the 9th season of the Ferme du Roulant, has seen its share of changes and adaptation. Starting with the team: Virginie became the manager of the farm for the first time on her own, accompanied by Erin and Véro, respectively field production coordinator and greenhouse production coordinator. Maya joined the team as a farm hand, but quickly …

Ride on 2 Wheels, 4 Seasons

Biking, Featured, SantroVelo

Santrovélo presented its now traditional winter cycling workshop and if you weren’t able to attend, here is your chance to relive the workshop in French or English. Learn about the gear, clothing and safety when riding in the winter! A more detailed blog post including most of the content of the workshop is coming soon!

Thunder Kitchen Brigade

Featured, Kitchen, Staff

Day after day the kitchen is buzzing with activity. Whether it’s the team planning the week, and preparing orders, or the laughter of volunteers getting together and preparing and packing meals. Not to mention the many jokes and improvised dances at the dishwashing station. To be able to deliver personalized hot meals, 5 days a week, 52 weeks a year, …