On Jan 25, 1917 300 sex workers in San Francisco marched to protest the imminent closure of their brothels.
#OldProProject is an annual event that builds towards this anniversary.
We are part of a multigenerational movement that has been advocating for our rights for over a hundred years.

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Cat | Artist in Portland

Cat Hollis is a lightskinned Black Sexworker based out of Portland, Oregon. As the founder of Haymarket Pole Collective, she has been fostering a grassroots movement towards safer and more equitable workspaces for sex workers of color.

#OldProProject Portland Team

BOUD – PORTLAND MURAL ARTIST

BOUD – PORTLAND MURAL ARTIST

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher - Historian

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher - Historian

Bad – Portland Mural Artist

Bad – Portland Mural Artist

Irene Merrow - Community Manager & Publicist

Irene Merrow - Community Manager & Publicist

Valentine – Documentarian

Valentine – Documentarian

Savannah Sly - National Coordinator

Savannah Sly - National Coordinator

Cat Hollis – Researcher

Cat Hollis – Researcher

PDX STRIPPER STRIKE – HAYMARKET POLE COLLECTIVE

PDX STRIPPER STRIKE – HAYMARKET POLE COLLECTIVE

BOUD – PORTLAND MURAL ARTIST

BOUD – PORTLAND MURAL ARTIST

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher - Historian

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher - Historian

Bad – PORTLAND Mural Artist

Bad – PORTLAND Mural Artist

Irene Merrow - Community Manager & Publicist

Irene Merrow - Community Manager & Publicist

Valentine – Documentarian

Valentine – Documentarian

Savannah Sly - National Coordinator

Savannah Sly - National Coordinator

Cat Hollis – Researcher

Cat Hollis – Researcher

PDX STRIPPER STRIKE – HAYMARKET POLE COLLECTIVE

PDX STRIPPER STRIKE – HAYMARKET POLE COLLECTIVE