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.

Brad Taylor

Brad Taylor
Board Chair
Relationship to Street Roots: 

Brad is a mental health outreach worker with the City of Portland Oregon. Previously, he worked with JOIN, a social services and homeless outreach organization.

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