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Real Change: YOU

We are looking for community leaders to join our Board of Directors!
The Real Change Homeless Empowerment Project Board of Directors is a group of volunteers that are legally responsible for governing Real Change. As with any non-profit board, the Real Change board provides guidance and oversight to the executive staff of the organization that is responsible for carrying out the organization's work. Click here for the description of the position and information on applying.

Real Change’s success directly depends upon community support of our vendors. This ranges from the relationships you build on the street when you purchase the paper to your financial support, volunteer time, and engagement in our advocacy.

Support Our Vendors
Real Change readers put more than a million dollars annually directly into the pockets of our vendors, but that’s not all. Vendors say the relationships that get forged everyday on the street matter to them even more. Find a vendor near you today.

Become a Financial Supporter
In 2016, nearly 1,800 individual donors contributed more than $600,000 to support publication of our weekly newspaper, community mobilization for advocacy, and provide vendor opportunity. Real Change reader support provides the majority of Real Change’s annual funding. Join our community of financial supporters.

Be a Real Change Volunteer
Many critical roles within Real Change are supported by more than 200 volunteers who serve thousands of hours each year. Our Volunteer Coordinator can help match your interests and availability to a wide variety of important volunteer opportunities. Learn more.

Enroll as a Change Agent
Real Change regularly asks supporters to take action on issues of importance to our vendors and community allies. Sign up for email action alerts for action opportunities and notification of events. Sign up for our RC All Star emails.

Internships and Employment
Real Change offers a variety of Internships and Employment Opportunities to qualified applicants. Maybe there is a job here for you.
Visit our Internship page
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