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.

DeVon Pouncey

DeVon Pouncey
Vendor Program Coordinator
Relationship to Street Roots: 
DeVon began his position as the Vendor Coordinator in July of 2018. Before becoming a program coordinator, DeVon started his journey with Street Roots as a staff writer with an interest in covering the intersectionality of sports and politics. He has a Bachelor of Arts in General Media from Pacific University. His main interests are family, sports and food.
Devon (at) streetroots (dot) org

Our Friends Speak About Street Roots

Street Roots helps people reach their individual potential while giving them the sense of belonging and personal self worth.  What a gift this organization is to our community.

- Mary Edmeades, Vice President, Albina Community Bank