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Manhattan school installs free laundry to aid homeless students

02.27.2020 | ABC 7 | A recent report by Advocates for Children of New York identified over 114,000 students were homeless in New York City during the 2018-2019, and officials at PS 132 in Washington Heights say nearly one quarter of its students are currently living in shelters or overcrowded homes. 

To aid students, the elementary school hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday for its newly installed washing machine and dryer, obtained by Catholic Charities of New York's Catholic Charities Community Services, Alianza Division. Read article