Pope Francis opens a laundromat

Six brand new washers and dryers donated by Whirlpool are featured at the Pope Francis Laundry facility in Rome, a new laundromat opened April 10 by the Papal Almoner's Office for the city's homeless. (CNS photo/courtesy of the Papal Almoner's Office)
Pope Francis opens a laundromat

The pope has a laundromat to serve homeless and poor around the Vatican.

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