Speak Up is voice for the poor and powerless that educates the public, restores community and empowers the marginalized.



Income for those working to stay off the streets


A dedicated voice for our marginalized neighbors


Personal intersections with people in transition

Plant a Seed


Speak Up Magazine is a unique publication that gives a voice to the poor and powerless. Many articles are written by people experiencing poverty and homelessness. It empowers the voiceless with a voice.

Speak Up Entrepreneurs are working their way off the streets through micro-business ownership. They buy copies of Speak Up and resell them at a significant profit, keeping all the cash for their life needs. This concept builds a cycle of enterprise, savings, accountability and self worth.