The Laundry Cafe

The Laundry Cafe is where our community will meet its necessity….laundry! Offering a welcoming community space where we gather, wash clothes, sip coffee and enjoy one another while we clean and caffeine.

Services

 

  • Self serve laundry
  • Wash and fold
  • Cloth diaper service
  • Coffees, teas and treats

Impact

  • Employs 7-8 full and part-time people
  • Serves 100+ customers a week
  • Supports Black-owned food and drink vendors and suppliers
  • Offer community programming such as human libraries, book clubs, and cultural & arts activities

Wellness

 

  • Clean laundry is essential to our well-being
  • Regular washing of clothes and bedding, helps to remove bacteria, dirt, bugs, and other irritants.
  • Skin conditions can be contributed to how well our outer garments are maintained.
  • Clean laundry is wellness!

Jacqui White and Tosha Wilson

We are 5th generation Evanstonians working to build our 1st generation of strong business, within a community that raised us to be pioneers. Our connections are our strength and we will build business and lift spirits one load, one cup at a time.