โœ๏ธ Voice for the Voiceless

Speak Up is a printed and online publication that gives a voice to the voiceless.

Storytellers facing homelessness, poverty, incarceration, and addiction share essays, interviews, videos, photos and art.

Stories to inspire and surprise.

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๐Ÿ”ฅ Transformative opportunity

People facing homelessness and poverty become Vendors who sell Speak Up magazines and online subscriptions for immediate and long-term income.

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๐Ÿ† Community of purpose

The voice and opportunity are powered by a growing community of citizen Champions and Guidesโ€”inspired individuals who pass out Pursuit Packs, empower storytellers, support those in need with their social capital, and transform lives with dignity.


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Speak Up is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit. Donations are tax-deductible.

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