Q: What is a street newspaper?
A: A street newspaper is a publication that focuses on homelessness and poverty and is distributed solely on the streets by independently contracted homeless vendors who keep the profit from the papers they sell.
Q: What is a vendor?
A: For the purposes here, a “vendor” is a currently or formerly homeless person who sells The Bridge in the Greater Memphis Area.
Q: Who are vendors for The Bridge?
Q: How often is The Bridge published?
Q: How many vendors do you have?
A: Our organization interviews, trains, and certifies people with experiences of homelessness to be vendors of this newspaper
A: The Bridge is a monthly publication. New issues are distributed the first Thursday of every month.
A: We have about 50 active vendors per month.