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April 30, 2022

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The Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office Partners with International District Organizations to Kickoff Free Laundry Service Event, Amor y Lavado 

The Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office Partners with International District Organizations to Kickoff Free Laundry Service Event, Amor y Lavado 

This Family Friendly Event Will Provide Free Laundry Services, Free Food, Games, and Live Music

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office is partnering with Ciudad de Gracia, Shine Partnership, United Way, and East Central Ministries to provide free laundry services while offering free food, live music, and other giveaways. 

The event, Amor y Lavado, will begin at 10 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 30th at the Spin Cycle Laundromat off of Gibson and San Pedro. Ciuadad de Gracia, Shine Partnership, United Way, East Central Ministries, and the Bernalillo District Attorney’s Office are partnering together to provide free laundry services. Coffee and pastries will be served at 10 a.m. and free food will be provided by local food trucks from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Amor y Lavado will also have family friendly events for children including yard games, face painting, and snow cones. Additionally, the Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office will have gift bags and other goodies to give away.

Free laundry services will continue throughout the year beginning on Monday May 16th. The laundry services will be available every first and third Monday of the month from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Spin Cycle, the laundromat, is located at 5814 Gibson Blvd SE.

“Partnerships and events like Amor y Lavado show our wide range of community outreach events that take place outside of our office,” said District Attorney Raul Torrez. “I want to thank the community partners and the International District for the collaboration which will provide free laundry for those who need it. We are here to serve and we are here to serve in more ways than one.”

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