About

The Curbside Chronicle is a magazine that employs and empowers people transitioning out of homelessness in the Oklahoma City Area. Dedicated to their cause, The Curbside Chronicle strives to give a voice to the homeless individuals in Oklahoma by creating a platform where they can share their stories while providing a legitimate source of income for workers transitioning out of homelessness. The Curbside Chronicle aims to build community bonds between the homeless and non homeless individuals while increasing awareness of social issues in the community and decreasing stigmatization of the homeless. Support The Curbside Chronicle today by donating through their website, https://thecurbsidechronicle.org or purchasing an Issue of the Magazine available by vendors at intersections around Oklahoma City!

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Show Notes:

What is The Curbside Chronicle: 1:28

Marty’s Job as Vendor Coordinator: 7:50

Success Looks Different for Different People: 16:00

How Curbside Vendors Make Money: 23:03

Importance of Equality of Transaction: 30:43

People are Ready to Engage: 35:33

Number One Problem Causing Homelessness: 41:05

How to Get Involved at the Day Shelter in OKC: 46:00

Takeaways From Working With Curbside: 48:59