collaborate and connect


501 Hawthorne Lane
Charlotte, NC 28204

(704) 900-1836

On the streets?

If you are struggling and have a desire to work and to own your story, Speak Up is for you.

Call or text 704-900-1836 to set up an appointment.


“A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.”
—Colin Powell

Writing Workshop

Speak Up is written by volunteer writers, many of whom are on the streets or have been homeless recently. Our weekly writing workshop is a great opportunity to meet the collaborative community behind each issue.

Every Thursday — 2pm at Speak Up

Please call or email in advance.

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