Sex Workers Outreach Program

Sex Workers Outreach Project- Sacramento is a California State social justice network dedicated to upholding both civil and human rights of sex workers and their communities, focusing on ending violence and stigma through education and advocacy.

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Sacramento News and Review: Best Sex Economist 2015

September 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Kristen DiAngelo

The onetime escort shone a much-needed light on the world’s oldest profession when, earlier this year, she asked street sex workers about their lives. The resulting survey proved revelatory, and cemented DiAngelo’s status as […]

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Sustain Condoms: Sustainable, Compassionate, and Charitable…

September 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Earlier this month, SWOP Sacramento received a very nice donation from Sustain Condoms, which can be bought at supermarkets locally.

“Whether the issue is social equity, climate change, poverty, water pollution, population growth or Fair […]

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Back to School Event for the Children of Sex Workers

September 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Sex Workers Outreach Project (SWOP) Sacramento

Annual Clothing and School Supply Drive for Children of those who have been victims of sex trafficking or survival sex

Each year hundreds of Sacramento residents are either victims of human […]

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Steve Gustafson & Kristen DiAngelo Saturday Sept 12th, CatalystCon West

September 7th, 2015|0 Comments

CatalystCon is a conference created to inspire exceptional conversations about sexuality. It is about reaching out and stimulating those who attend to create those important conversations in their own communities, changing how we as a […]

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Human Trafficking & Social Justice Conference

September 7th, 2015|0 Comments

Pearl Callahan, Tara Cochinelle, and Kristen DiAngelo will be speaking at the Human Trafficking & Social Justice Conference, on Sex Work, Human Trafficking and Social Justice at 1:30 pm on Friday, Sept 11th, at the […]

Gay Men Will Marry Your Girlfriends

September 7th, 2015|0 Comments

A humoristic look at why heterosexual men should be in favor of gay marriage.

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Sacramento’s Red Light District

August 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Pearl Callahan pulls her sedan to the side of Stockton Boulevard, just up from an abandoned house with boarded-up windows, somewhere near Sacramento’s southern city limits. Planted on the stoop is a young woman with […]

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Amnesty International Adopts a Policy to Support the Decriminalization of Sex Work

August 11th, 2015|0 Comments

In a historical moment in our history, today Amnesty International adopted a policy supporting the decriminalization of prostitution.  The Sex Workers Outreach Project, Sacramento joins our colleagues around the world in celebrating the adoption of […]

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A Statement of Support for Heather and the Death of Neal Falls.

July 28th, 2015|0 Comments

I am Kristen DiAngelo, a survivor of sex trafficking, beatings, and sexual assault and a sex worker who uses the internet to meet clients. I first want to express my solidarity and support for Heather, […]

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San Francisco Sex Worker Film and Arts Fest

July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

This year, once again, the amazing Carol Leigh hit it out of the park when it came to presenting sex worker films and art in a unique, honest, and informative manner. Sacramento Swop had a […]

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2015 LGBT Pride Gallery

July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

We thought we’d share a bit of our time at Sacramento Pride…

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SWOP Sacramento’s New Office

July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

We are excited to say we are settled into our new office. Cozy and quaint, we are now have a place to call home. We look forward to growing and developing many programs from this […]

Police: If You’re Carrying Condoms, You Might Be a Hooker (Don’t cops have better things to do?!)

July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Imagine a city that passes out condoms for free and busts people who carry condoms (such as Sacramento… yes, sad but true!) . That’s what seems to be happening in New Orleans, where the city’s […]

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SWOP Sacramento Research on Survival Sex/Sex Trafficking – Now Available

July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Sex Workers Outreach Project Needs Analysis

A year ago we began SWOP Sacramento in response to the closing of We saw an urgent need to help those who would become collateral damage. Historically each time there […]

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Come Visit SWOP Booth at Sacramento Gay Pride 2015

May 25th, 2015|0 Comments

SWOP Sacramento will have a fundraising booth at Sacramento Pride on June 6, 2015 on the Capitol Mall. There we will we will be selling items and seeking donations for our upcoming project The Haven. […]

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Condoms as Evidence of Prostitution

May 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Condoms as evidence of prostitution in the United States and the criminalization of sex work

Margaret H Wurth, Rebecca Schleifer, Megan McLemore, Katherine W Todrys, and Joseph J Amon§

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Consent, It’s Simple as Tea

May 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

We came across this funny, but very effective way to communicate just how easy it is to know when consent is given when it comes to sex. In fact, It’s simple as tea!