Co-founders, Orange Sky Laundry
In 2014, Lucas Patchett and Nicholas Marchesi founded Orange Sky Laundry — a free mobile laundry service for the homeless.
Today Orange Sky Laundry has 15 vans, over 850 volunteers and does over 6 tonnes of laundry every week.
Orange Sky is helping the homeless community restore their sense of dignity by feeling clean and having real conversations with volunteers.
Transcript and video
- Transcript: 21st century skills — Lucas Patchett and Nicholas Marchesi (PDF, 73.0 KB)
- 21st century skills — Lucas Patchett and Nicholas Marchesi (MP4, 12.7 MB; 2min 30sec)
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