When you make a contribution to Santropol Roulant, whether as a monthly donor or a one-time gift, you are contributing to increased access to healthy food, to a stronger local food system, and to social inclusion.
The impact of your donation
Support services, activities, events and community workshops that bring people and generations together through food and community engagement.
Deliver 100+ home-cooked, healthy meals per day, 5 days per week for people living with a loss of autonomy in Montreal, and increase access to fresh & local produce.
Provide professional development and training experiences for hundreds of interns, volunteers and staff, and offer a setting to cultivate their leadership.
Santropol Roulant is a nationally registered Canadian charity (#140 717 414 RR 0001), all donations over $10 are entitled to a charitable donation tax receipt. With your help, together we can weave a stronger, more vibrant, social fabric in Montreal.
More ways to contribute
- Donate an item from our Wishlist! We can use all kinds of things, from regular household items like plastic bags, to bus tickets, to dream-worthy specialized equipment that will make our work more efficient. Check out the list and contact us if you have something to give.
- Donate A Car Canada accepts Vehicle Donations for Santropol Roulant and provides free towing in many areas across Canada, or you can drop off your vehicle to maximize your donation. After your Vehicle Donation is complete, you will receive a tax receipt and your vehicle will be recycled or sold at auction.
Thank you for your support!
Frequently asked questions
We use Simplyk, a 100% free donation platform funded by contributions from generous donors like you. The model is based on transparency: 100% of your donation goes to Santropol Roulant, whereas other donation platforms take a percentage.
This is why Simplyk asks for a voluntary contribution, or “tip”, to help pay the bank fees, support the operation of the platform, and allow Santropol Roulant and thousands of other non-profits to increase their impact and change the world. Thank you!
You have complete control over how much you contribute to Simplyk. On top of being 100% free for Santropol Roulant to use, here are some reasons we love Simplyk, and some reasons you may choose to support them too:
1. Simplyk sends instant tax receipts to donors.
2. Simplyk streamlines the administration and tracking of your donation, freeing up valuable Roulant staff time.
3. Simplyk covers the bank fees of all donations made through the platform.
It is possible to manually input a percentage of choice by following the steps below:
Step 1: From the drop-down options, select “Other”
Step 2: Delete the amount in the text box and type your desired contribution amount in dollars OR click on the up or down arrows until you reach the desired amount.
Step 3: Click outside of the text box so that the final total updates to reflect the change.
You have a few different options:
1. Set the tip amount to $0 and proceed with your payment online.
2. Write a cheque to Santropol Roulant.*
Mail or drop off in person to:
111 Roy Street East
3. Pay by credit card over the phone or in person.*
Note that Credit Card payments in person or over the phone are subject to Moneris fees on Santropol Roulant’s end.
*Your tax receipt will not be automatically generated, and may take a few weeks to process by the Roulant fundraising team.