UPDATE: With money raised from a “jean day”fundraiser, the Lafayette Parish School System will be donating $19,000 to the family of Corporal Michael Middlebrook.
LAFAYETTE (KLFY)- On Wednesday, Oct. 11, Lafayette Parish students can wear jeans for a good cause.
The Lafayette Parish School system is holding a one-day fundraiser in honor of Lafayette Police Cpl. Michael Middlebrook, who was laid to rest on Friday.
For $1, students may wear jeans that day, according to Lafayette Parish School Board member Tomi Chaisson.
All proceeds will go to Middlebrook’s family.