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Philando Castile's Mom Presents $8,000 Donation To Help Clear Student Lunch Debts

24 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - It has been nearly three years since Philando Castile was shot and killed by a St. Anthony police officer. Long before that, Philando was known as a beloved cafeteria supervisor at a St. Paul school.
His family carried on his legacy Thursday with a donation that will wipe away the worries of countless students and their families.
Before the 334 seniors at Robbinsdale Cooper High School can graduate, they will have to pay their lunch money balance. For many, that is difficult.
“The unpaid bills is over $300,000 now in our district and we also see this through the state,” said...
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