SHREVEPORT, La. - Beginning last week, Precious Memories Mortuary in Shreveport made their rounds to 10 Caddo Parish Schools; donating a check of $1,000 to each school.
Around 1:00 pm today, the staff at Precious Memories Mortuary started their tour at Midway Elementary Professional Development School, and presented a check of $1,000 to Principal Christopher Jackson.
The funds received by each school will be used to enhance their internal programs.
"This year at Midway, our school theme is 'A Passport to Success.' Not only do we want to expose our students to second languages, we want to expose them to difference cultures," said Midway's Principal Jackson.
This afternoon, Precious Memories Mortuary ended their final rounds among the chosen 10 schools.
Tuesday, September 10th: Midway Elementary Professional Development School, Cherokee Park Elementary School, Werner Park Elementary School and Huntington High School
Friday, September 6th: 81st Street Elementary School, Oak Park Elementary School and Woodlawn High School
Wednesday, September 4th: Fair Park Preparatory Academy, J.S. Clark Elementary School and Booker T. Washington High School