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Together On the Frontlines

Featured, Fundraising

Today, we present a special year-end message from Pier and the team to highlight the work of the Roulant community as a frontline service, after a record-breaking 2021 that continued to show us how great the need remains. Between Gratitude and Concern Laura, Mike, Floriane, and Charlie make up the administrative team of the Meals-on-Wheels. They are the most familiar …

Wish List (for Social Change) 2021

Featured, Fundraising

Thank you so much for your interest in contributing to the Roulant’s mission through your in-kind gifts of products, expertise or services. Although it is rare that the proposed items align perfectly with the needs of the Roulant, this type of contribution can be particularly valuable in offsetting the costs of the Roulant’s day-to-day activity or strategic growth. If you …

Collaborating According to our Values

Featured, Fundraising, Politics

Corporate Partnerships Santropol Roulant partners with up to 120 companies each year. Most of these are large, local companies with more than 50 employees. In the usual pre-pandemic context, this number grows slightly on average, year over year.  A vast majority of collaborations take place through team building activities, a very popular way to bring employees together to have a …

Your Fundraising Talent for Social Change

Featured, Fundraising, Job Postings

Fundraising can be a powerful means of achieving social change in your community. If you feel passionate about the Roulant’s mission, uplifting your community, or learning how to build relationships with a vast community of donors and financial partners, this opportunity could be for you! The Fundraising Officer assists the fundraising team in implement strategies to engage with our network …

A Garden Full of History

Agriculture, Events, Fundraising

Here’s a last minute invitation! If you wish, you can help us reach our fall fundraising goal by participating in a special visit to our new agricultural plot in the heart of the Cité des Hospitalières, this Saturday, October 9. From 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, follow Pier and Adrienne into the heart of this peaceful haven at the foot …

From the Roulant to You… Our Community!

Fundraising

Summer is a moment of new energy and growth. We spend more time immersed in our communities, both physical spaces and human networks. For those of us in Montreal, we have the great privilege of doing so on the unceded Indigenous lands of the Kanien’keha:ka nation, who are recognized as the custodians of the lands and waters on which we …

Your Fundraising Talent

Fundraising, Job Postings

Cartes et documents liés à la collecte de fonds

Get ready to immerse yourself in a mindset of gratitude and care! This role assists the fundraising team implement strategies to engage with our network of financial supporters and to educate donors and financial partners around Fundraising for Social Change and the principles of Community-Centric Fundraising. The work of this position centers around writing fundraising appeals, producing fundraising activities, campaigns …

Thank You For Answering The Call!

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. …

4 Ways to Double Your Seasonal Giving

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

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 …

More Wheels, More Meals

COVID19, Fundraising, Meals-on-Wheels, Senneville Farm

As the need in the community for an accessible, affordable, nutritious food service increased, we looked for ways to scale up the Meals-on-Wheels program to serve more meals than ever before, all while ensuring the safety of clients and volunteers through physical distance and increased sanitary measures. One solution was to split up our delivery routes. Suddenly, our seven delivery …

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William at the Roulant

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 …