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Doing the laundry is a chore that most of us perform without a second thought. Dirty clothes go into the washer. Clean clothes come out of the dryer. Press, fold, put away.

In between the task, we make dinner, open

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Better Angels: Taking cue from pope, Laundry Love affirms human dignity one load at a time

What likely is the world’s most famous laundromat is also relatively new.

The Lavanderia di Papa Francis — or Pope Francis Laundry — opened in the spring of last year in a former hospital near the Vatican.

It was a …

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Laundry Love helps homeless and low-income families in Huntington Beach

It’s 8:30 on a Wednesday night and Beach Coin Laundry in Huntington Beach is packed.

Thirty people crowd inside, busily folding T-shirts, socks, shorts and bed sheets, and transferring their garments in and out of the washers and dryers making …

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The Three Most Inspiring Charities Involving Laundry

A great charity is all about finding something that is needed, and then taking concrete and proactive steps to address that need. Charity and laundry might not be two terms that you instantly associate with one another, but there are …

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The Pope + Laundry Love + Fast Company

At a new laundromat in the center of Rome, no one needs quarters. The Pope Francis Laundry–opened by the Pope himself–is a place where homeless people and others struggling with extreme poverty can wash and dry a load of laundry

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Doing Good: Serve NWA Restores Dignity to Needy with Laundry Love

While many of us celebrated the spirit of giving this holiday season, there are still many in need. Local non-profit Serve NWA works to reduce the number of hard choices thousands face when it comes to going …

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Voluntarios ayudan a desamparados a lavar su ropa

Gracias a un programa llamado Laundry Love, voluntarios lavan la ropa de indigentes, ancianos y personas desamparadas. http://www.univision.com/los-angeles/kmex/noticias/desamparados/voluntarios-ayudan-a-desamparados-a-lavar-su-ropa-video
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The Good Life: Church program seeks to provide free laundry service

On a recent sweltering Tuesday evening, James Mayne waited patiently outside the front door of the Wash Land laundromat on the Hilltop, his basket piled high with sheets and towels.

At 6 p.m. sharp, Todd Jacobson ushered him into the …

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Update: New Iberia church spreading ‘Laundry Love’

Laundry Love seeks to bring economic relief by giving individuals or families the option to redirect funds toward food, medical, gas or transportation costs as well as school supplies and other basic, everyday necessities. The Laundry Love initiative is a

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Laundry Love volunteers help low-income families, homeless in Pomona have clean clothes

POMONA >> Laundry Love night at the Pronto Wash laundromat looked much like any other evening at a self-service laundry, with one exception.

When a customer loaded a washer or a dryer and was ready to start it he or …

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