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.

Kayla Jones

Kayla Jones
Position: 
Administrative Assistant
Relationship to Street Roots: 
Kayla Jones joined Street Roots as the administrative assistant in September of 2018. She grew up in Warm Springs, Oregon as a part of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. One day she aspires to open up her own non-profit to help indigenous peoples experiencing addictions and homelessness. On her spare time she enjoys being out in nature, writing poetry, and meditating. kayla (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