Faculty and students at university in Louisiana raise money to help campus custodian who lost home due to increasing medical bills

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LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) UL Lafayette students and staff have helped to raise over $5k for a custodian worker who fell on hard times.

A go-fund-me account was set up for Mr. Phillip Narcisse who according to the GoFundMe account description, has had a difficult time with family health.

The related bills resulted in him losing his home.

All money raised will help Narcisse and his wife move into a modest apartment, pay utility deposits and pay for medical equipment like a walker and wheelchair for his wife.

KLFY spoke with Mr. Narcisse who says he’s grateful and has already started trying to find a place to live.

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