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.

Caelin Miltko

Caelin Miltko
Position: 
JV Americorps Volunteer
Relationship to Street Roots: 
Caelin Miltko comes to Street Roots and Portland by way of Missoula, MT and South Bend, IN. She is beyond excited to be back in the northwest for her JV Americorps year. She recently graduated the University of Notre Dame with a degree in English, Irish and Journalism, Ethics and Democracy. She loves the opportunities presented by Street Roots in terms of learning about homelessness, poverty, and journalism in the United States.

Our Friends Speak About Street Roots

Journalism with a social purpose. That’s been the focus of my entire professional career — and it’s why I read and support Street Roots.

- Richard H. Meeker, founder of Willamette Week’s Give!Guide and president of City of Roses Media Company