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.

2017 Newspaper Publication Schedule

Download the 2017 Street Roots Publication and Deadlines Schedule (pdf).

Deadlines are a week before the paper is released unless cleared with the editor in advance.

  • Jan. 6
    Deadline Dec. 30, 2016*
  • Jan. 13
    Deadline Jan. 6
  • Jan. 20
    Deadline Jan. 13
  • Jan. 27
    Deadline Jan. 20
  • Feb. 3
    Deadline Jan. 27
  • Feb. 10
    Deadline Feb. 3
  • Feb. 17 (Presidents Day)
    Deadline Feb. 10
  • Feb. 24
    Deadline Feb. 17
  • March 3
    Deadline Feb. 24
  • March 10
    Deadline March 3
  • March 17
    Deadline March 10
  • March 24
    Deadline March 17
  • March 31
    Deadline March 24
  • April 7
    Deadline March 31
  • April 14
    Deadline April 7
  • April 21 (Earth Day)
    Deadline April 14
  • April 28
    Deadline April 21
  • May 5
  • Deadline April 28
  • May 12
    Deadline May 5
  • May 19
    Deadline May 12
  • May 26 (Memorial Day)
    Deadline May 19
  • June 2
    Deadline May 26
  • June 9
    Deadline June 2
  • June 16
    Deadline June 9
  • June 23
    Deadline June 16
  • June 30 (July 4th edition)
    Deadline June 23
  • July 7
    Deadline June 30
  • July 14
    Deadline July 7
  • July 21
    Deadline July 14
  • July 28
    Deadline July 21
  • Aug. 4
    Deadline July 28
  • Aug. 11
    Deadline Aug. 4
  • Aug. 18
    Deadline Aug. 11
  • Aug. 25
    Deadline Aug. 18
  • Sept. 1 (Labor Day)
    Deadline Aug. 25
  • Sept. 8
    Deadline Sept. 1
  • Sept. 15
    Deadline Sept. 8
  • Sept. 22
    Deadline Sept. 15
  • Sept. 29
    Deadline Sept. 22
  • Oct. 6
    Deadline Sept. 29
  • Oct. 13
    Deadline Oct. 6
  • Oct. 20
    Deadline Oct. 13
  • Oct. 27 (Halloween)
    Deadline Oct. 20
  • Nov. 3
    Deadline Oct. 27
  • Nov. 10
    Deadline Nov. 3
  • Nov. 17 (T-Day)
    Deadline Nov. 10
  • Nov. 24
    Deadline Nov. 17
  • Dec. 1
    Deadline Nov. 24
  • Dec. 8
    Deadline Dec. 1
  • Dec. 15 (Nat'l Homeless Day)
    Deadline Dec. 8
  • Dec. 22 (Christmas ed)
    Deadline Dec. 15
  • Dec. 29 (New Years)
    Deadline Dec. 22
  • Jan. 5, 2018
    Deadline Dec. 29

 Submissions are best received by e-mail at joanne@streetroots.org Or  you can send them by fax: 503-227-3117. Or to our office at 211 NW Davis St. Portland, OR 97209 Questions? Please call Managing Editor Joanne Zuhl at 503-228-5657, or write to joanne@streetroots.org.

Our Friends Speak About Street Roots

Street Roots is a journalistic gem. I feel lucky to have access to such high caliber investigative reporting with a strong community conscience. Combine the newspaper with Street Roots’ tremendous community organizing presence and the result is an irreplaceable social change resource.

- David Rogers, Executive Director, ACLU of Oregon