Through individual donors, The Corner Shower and Laundry has raised $119,000 of the renovation budget for Phase 1.
Commercial Laundry & Supportive Employment
We will operate a commercial laundry as a supportive employment program for people who are homeless. This will provide a revenue stream for operations. Nearby, Michigan Avenue businesses such as Slow’s BBQ have already expressed interest in the service.
The shower and laundry for homeless guests includes:
Reception area with lavatory
Shower facility with 4 private shower stalls, 3 sink stations and a lavatory
Laundry facility with 4 washers and dryers and counters for folding