Loyola College Prep in Shreveport raises thousands for Harvey victims

Loyola College Prep in Shreveport raises thousands for Harvey victims
(Source: Loyola College Prep, Facebook)

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Loyola College Prep students and staff in Shreveport are working to help victims of Hurricane Harvey in southeast Texas.

According to school leaders, the school has gathered a total of $14,035 in gift cards and monetary donations.

The school teamed up with the Catholic Schools Office of the Archdiocese of Houston-Galveston to collect gift cards and cash to help families in need.

Loyola students, staff and alumni gave financial contributions as well as Wal-Mart and Target gift cards.

The gift cards will be distributed to families to buy food, clothing and cleaning supplies.

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