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LPSS students raise over $19,000 in one day to help support Cpl. Middlebrook's family

Oct 12, 2017 08:49AM ● By Press Release

According to the Lafayette Parish School System, students, and faculty from across the parish raised over $19,000 yesterday in an effort to help support Cpl. Michael Middlebrook's family. The money was raised through a voluntary “Jean Day” on Wednesday October 10th , whereas  students and staff of LPSS could make a $1 donation in exchange for the opportunity to wear jeans and/or a blue shirt to school. Proceeds will be sent to the Community Foundation of Acadiana on behalf of the family of Corporal Michael Middlebrook.

Great job everyone!!!

Pictured are members of the Elledge family who's children attend Woodvale Elementary and L.J. Alleman Schools.

Photo courtesy of: Brandt Comeaux