Washing Machines At School Lead To Better Attendance
Whirlpool surveyed teachers across the country and found 1 in 5 students struggle with access to clean clothes.By Samantha Crook | August 13, 2016
"People don't talk about not having clean clothes because it makes you want to cry or go home or run away or something," a student said in a Whirlpool Corp. video.
Whirlpool is trying to make the connection between clean clothes and school attendance with its Care Counts program. The company recently announced students who were able to get their clothes cleaned at school had improved attendence.