Founded in 2008, the Laundry Project has assisted low-income families in more than 24 cities across the country by providing laundry detergent, fabric softener and quarters needed to wash and dry clothes and linens.
TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) June 27, 2016
(June 27, 2016) – Current Initiatives (Current), has recently partnered with FREY: Laundry Detergent for Men, to support its complimentary laundry initiative. The Laundry Project brings renewed hope to hundreds of people nationwide by providing the funds and laundry items necessary to wash and dry clothes and linens. FREY: Laundry Detergent for Men has a cologne-inspired scent, is eco-friendly and safe on designer labels. The company has agreed to donate a percentage for each bottle sold back to the Laundry Project.
“We are honored and excited that FREY: Laundry Detergent for Men has chosen to support the Laundry Project. They are a great example of the type of organization Current aims to work with. This partnership allows the opportunity to further our mission of offering free laundry services to the underserved,” said Jason Sowell, president of Current Initiatives.
With the average cost of eight loads of laundry nearing $25, many families are forced to choose between paying bills and washing their clothes. To ease this expense, Current hosts its Laundry Project to ease a chore that is often times a burden for many families across the country.
Founded in 2008, the Laundry Project has assisted low-income families in more than 24 cities across the country by providing laundry detergent, fabric softener and quarters needed to wash and dry clothes and linens. To date, the organization has washed more than 43,000 loads of laundry for approximately 5,000 families in more than 200 laundry service projects nationwide.
About Current of Tampa Bay, Inc.
Current Initiatives is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization incorporated in Florida that started with young adults committed to educating others on current social initiatives and mobilizing them to bring about change. Current establishes community groups for awareness and education and organizes local initiatives such as the Laundry Project, Hope For Homes Project and Affordable Christmas. To learn more about Current Initiatives, visit http://www.EngageCurrent.org and at http://www.facebook.com/engagecurrent/.
For more information, contact Jason Sowell, executive director and president of Current of Tampa Bay, Inc. 727.537.9082 or Jason(at)EngageTheCurrent(dot)org.
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