Save Dee and Tiny!!!!!!

The story of Dee and tiny, the previously homeless, currently at-risk mother daughter art duo, and co-editors of POOR Magazine/PoorNewsNetwork is a many layered, multi-colored panopoly of poverty, struggle and myth...

Once upon a time dee and tiny, mom and dad and their eleven brothers and sisters were traveling on a slightly used yaught in the Bremuda Triangle and then suddenly the yacht capsized, killing everyone but Dee and Tiny who were rescued by a Hindu Tamal Coast Guard Cutter and brought to Berkeley - where they painted shirts and sold them on the streets for 17 years and saved $780.00....

Several quixotic miracles and multiple evictions later we find Dee and Tiny somewhere in The Greater Bay Area after founding the non-profit, grassroots, arts organization POOR Magazine and the on-line magazine from virtually nothing and now because of deep and dark funding cuts in social services and foundation budgets (Post 911) they are now struggling just to keep the organization open so they can do all the amazin' education, media and art programs for poor and houseless youth and adults locally and globally ...

Please help save Dee and Tiny save POOR Magazine by making a tax deductible donation to POOR Magazine Inc and get one of the exciting premiums...

1. For a $25.00 contribution Receive POOR Magazine (Volume 4) The MOTHERS Issue (include information from the POOR Press catalogue about Mothers Issue)
2. For a $35.00 contribution Receive a copy of The Po Poets CD Volume 1

  3. For a $50.00 contribution receive;

a) Poverty Hero Anthology

  b) Poverty Hero Radio Narrative Anthology CD
  c) The Houzin' Project, Words, Art and resources about Gentrification, displacement, Eviction and Houselessness

4. For a $100.00 contribution receive The Dee and Tiny Story - chapters 1-10

5. For a $1000.00 contribution receive a very rare copy of POOR Magazine volume 1 - Homefulness ( there are only 10 issues left ) with an original unpublished image by Dorothea Lange

6. For a $1000-10,000 or more contribution receive a photo autographed by Dee and Tiny and any one of the proceeding premiums