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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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Vision Communications to collect supplies for local schools

Vision Communications to collect supplies for local schools

Vision Communications’ has started their annual Pitch In Lafourche Parish school supply drive. Started in 2013, Pitch-In is one of the company’s ongoing Vision Cares initiatives that supports local Lafourche Parish schools by collecting some of the most needed school supplies for the upcoming school year.

All collected school supplies will be distributed equally between our local Lafourche Parish schools. In the first two years, Pitch-In has provided over 10,400 school items and cash donations totaling over $10,581.

Special collection bins are available through August 10 for dropping off school supplies at the Vision Communications Lobby, 115 West 10th Blvd. in Larose.

Also, Vision employees will be on-site collecting school supplies at the following times and locations:
• Galliano Wal-Mart: July 30 – August 1 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and August 6-8 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Mathews Wal-Mart: August 7-9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

School supplies that are being collected include ink pens (blue or black), #2 pencils, loose leaf paper (wide rule), 3-ring binders (1 or 1 ½ inch), copy paper, dry erase markers, erasers and cleaner spray, 1 or 3 subject compositions, Germ-X, clear or mesh school bags, journal (“marbled” cover) books, sticky note pads, note cards (small and large), solid white polo shirts S-XXL, Kleenex, USB flash drives, belts (solid black or brown), staples.