Street Roots

for those who cannot afford free speech

Our Mission

Street Roots creates income opportunities for people experiencing homelessness and poverty by producing a newspaper and other media that are catalysts for individual and social change.

Latest News

Nov
9
John Emshwiller Multnomah County’s waitlists for local and federal housing subsidies closed in 2016, leaving people in need of homes feeling anxious and defeated
Nov
9
Celeste Noche While covering housing in Ontario, Street Roots photographer Celeste Noche discovers that food can be a unifier
Nov
9
Helen Hill The revolutionary Portland architect talks to Street Roots about the impact of the village mentality

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