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A Botanical Outing with Our Clients

Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors, Stories

On October 9, we held our autumn intergenerational activity which took place at the Montreal Botanical Garden. The event was a great success enjoyed by clients, staff and volunteers alike! After a nice picnic lunch prepared by our own Roulant kitchen, volunteers and 18 clients living with a loss of autonomy strolled in pairs through the greenhouses and fall displays.  A few braved the changing fall …

Job Offer: Kitchen Co-Manager – Meals-on-Wheels specialization

Food, Job Postings, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors

If you are passionate about the food security needs of the elderly, love working with volunteers in the kitchen, and are excited about keeping the kitchen spic’n’span, you might just be the person we are looking for. The full-time position will focus on the daily operations and development of the Meals-on-Wheels kitchen program. The deadline to apply is Monday, November …

Volunteers wanted: Ambassadors

Events, Meals-on-Wheels, Volunteering - Personal

This fall, we are actively recruiting enthusiastic and attentive volunteers for our next intergenerational event, but also for volunteer fairs and other community activities. If you have a good understanding and knowledge of our programs, you could help represent us at volunteer fairs, community events, and other activities. Whether you are interested in volunteering or need more information, please contact Ben by …

Volunteer with Project Go!

Meals-on-Wheels, Volunteering - Personal, Youth

Every year at the start of each school semester, students from McGill University help recruit volunteers to lend a hand to our Meals-on-Wheels program by signing up weekly or bi-monthly for meal deliveries and the occasional kitchen shift. With the success of this one student initiative, called Project GO, we are we’re hoping to include students from other post-secondary institutions as well. No matter which post-secondary institution you …

Katimavik Eco-Stage – Meals-on-Wheels

Food, Job Postings, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors

For three months this fall, become an integral part of our Meals-on-Wheels team and help us deliver our mission of breaking social isolation and improving food security and community engagement in Montreal. Certain conditions apply: applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents between the ages of 18 and 35. This internship is 30 hours per week. The selected candidate will …

AGM Highlights

Categorize Me!, Communications, Events, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors

In case you  weren’t among the 90+ people who came to our Annual General Meeting last week, below is a sampling of what you missed! Board and Staff shared successes from 2013 as well as our hopes and dreams for 2014 and beyond, as members mingled and mixed while enjoying delicious treats from our kitchen as well as from our partners D-liche cupcakes and Juliette et Chocolat. Official membership business included reviewing programs, finances and approving new bylaws, and also …

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Words-On-Wheels

Communications, Meals-on-Wheels, Publications, Seniors

Extra! Extra! The new issue of Words-on-Wheels, our client-member newsletter, is hot off the press! In this latest edition, we feature cover model Mrs Grunberg, showcase poetry by client-member Dana Friend and say farewell to Mollie and Mayahuel. In addition to meal delivery, community events, phone chats, surveys and more, W-o-W is one of the many ways we try and …

Client Relations Coordinator

Job Postings, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors

We’re hiring for the position that sets the tone for how we want to engage with people with a loss of autonomy. It will give you the opportunity to break social isolation each and every day. Deadline to apply: March 10th! More details:

Meals-on-Wheels Intern

Food, Job Postings, Kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors

You want to be an integral part of helping us deliver on our mission to break social isolation and improve food security and community engagement in Montreal? If so, then apply to be our Meals-On-Wheels Intern position ! It’s a 6 month contract. The deadline to apply is March 19th at 9:00am, and candidates must be eligible for an Emploi-Québec …

Team building at Santropol Roulant

Fundraising, Meals-on-Wheels, Volunteering - Personal

This past year we were fortunate enough to have the support of more than a dozen teams, from companies all across Montreal who took a break from their busy work weeks to lend a hand delivering meals, chopping veggies in the kitchen and even getting their hands dirty in the garden.  To close out 2013, we had an amazing (and …

Holiday Recap & Photos!

Events, Food, Meals-on-Wheels, Seniors, Volunteering - Personal

The holidays are an especially joyful, festive and bustling time of year at Santropol Roulant! The Annual Intergenerational Holiday Brunch was once again a great success. We welcomed more than 100 members (clients, volunteers, staff, donors and board members) into our office for good food, good cheer and good music (courtesy of McGill’s oldest acapella group, Tonal Ecstasy). Thanks also to …