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Who Does SWOP Serve?

By |2015-08-04T01:10:15+00:00August 4th, 2015|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

SWOP-USA is an umbrella organization that offers support, mentorship, and fiscal sponsorship to local SWOP Chapters across North America. SWOP-USA is comprised of a small team of dedicated volunteer activists, which makes up the Board of Directors. Our budget is modest (we accrued $54,000 in 2014 in donations, grants, merch, and special events), the bulk of [...]

Portland – Sex Worker Art Exhibition & $PREAD Book Release Party!

By |2017-01-25T05:19:07+00:00May 24th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Events|Tags: , , , , , , |

We're thrilled to share that SWOP-PDX will be hosting $PREAD The Love, an art show this summer that will showcase the creative works of local sex workers, as well as a history of activism in the Sex Worker Rights Movement. The show kicks off on June 4th, doubling as a book release party for the new $PREAD Anthology. To [...]

Former sex worker founder of the San Antonio Chapter of Sex Workers Out Reach Project – KABB – San Antonio Top Stories – News, Sports, Weather, Traffic

By |2015-05-19T03:52:25+00:00May 19th, 2015|Categories: Blogs|Tags: |

Former sex worker founder of the San Antonio Chapter of Sex Workers Out Reach Project featured on FOX News   SAN ANTONIO -- Sex Workers Out Reach Project or SWOP started in California and local chapters are popping up throughout the country, including San Antonio."So they have somewhere to go, someone to come to that understands [...]

News and Actions this Month!

By |2017-01-25T05:19:07+00:00May 7th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Events|Tags: , , , , |

Take Action! NATIONAL | The Runaway and Homeless Youth Act [RHYA] would increase funding for street outreach, housing, crisis intervention, and transitional living programs for homeless youth. This funding directly addresses many of the reasons youth are pushed into the sex trade and vulnerable to exploitation in the sex trade and other industries. Learn more about the RHYA and [...]

May 2 – Socials in San Antonio & South Florida!

By |2017-01-25T05:19:07+00:00April 29th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Events|Tags: , , , , |

May 2 | Celebrate the Birth of SWOP San Antonio  The San Antonio Chapter of Sex Workers Outreach Project will be holding their first community outreach meeting. This is for current and former sex workers in any field of sex work, anyone who supports sex workers and our rights, anyone who wants to help advocate, and [...]

April & May Events | BOD Meet & Greet, Book Reading, Art Show & More!

By |2017-01-25T05:19:07+00:00April 4th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Events|Tags: |

April April 10, 7-10PM | Dallas, TX |  SWOP-USA Board Meet & Greet (Location TBA) April 23, Night | Chicago, IL | Sex Worker Art Show - Round Two! (Berlin Nightclub - 954 W Belmont Ave) April 25, 8:30-10:30 PM | Chicago, IL | $pread Magazine Book Launch | (Early to Bed - 5044 N Clark) May May [...]

Organizing Resources

By |2017-01-25T05:19:08+00:00March 31st, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Uncategorized|Tags: |

Our Organizing Resources Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers Toolkit Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers – Other Organizing Resources Chapter Handbook Fighting Violence as a Community Organizing Resources We Love Research Evaluation Tool – ESLERP Take Action – Create Change: Community Organizing Toolkit Facilitation Toolkit – University of Madison – Wisconsin Retreat Planning Toolkit – [...]

Our Chapters’ Activism this Month

By |2017-01-25T05:19:08+00:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: Blogs, Events|Tags: , , , , , |

International Sex Worker Rights Day prompted activism across the country and world on and during the week of March 3rd. SWOP-Seattle organized a high impact demonstration and lobbying day and released a review of legislation impacting sex workers. According to the chapter site: On International Sex Worker Rights Day, supporters from SWOP-Seattle amassed at the State [...]

SWOP-Chapter News

By |2017-01-25T05:19:08+00:00November 15th, 2014|Categories: Blogs|Tags: |

About Us  |  Blog  | Home SWOP-Seattle: We’ve started out street outreach program in conjunction with RASE (Rise Againt Sexual Exploitation) and have been training sex worker peers to offer harm reduction supplies. We are also starting a once a month drop-in center. SWOP-Seattle is hosting the Seattle Annual Sex Worker Symposium Dec 12-14. SWOP-Chicago: Is [...]

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