Vision to host third annual “Pitch In! Lafourche Parish” school supply drive

LAROSE, LA – Vision Communications announces the continuation of their annual school supply drive known as Pitch-In. Started in 2013, Pitch-In is the newest effort for local business, Vision Communications, to support local Lafourche Parish schools by collecting some of the most needed school supplies. These school supplies are distributed between the local Lafourche Parish schools to assist teachers throughout the upcoming school year.In the first two years, Pitch-In has collected over 10,400 school items and received cash donations for a total value of $10,581.

From July 13 – August 10, special drop-off bins will be available for drop off of school supplies at:

Vision Communications Lobby, 115 West 10th Blvd, 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 9am-3pm

August 6-8 from 9am-3pm

Mathews Wal-Mart

August 7-9 from 9am-3pm

The following school supplies are being collected at the “Pitch In! Lafourche” locations:

  • 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 & cleaner
  • spray
  • 1 or 3 subject compositions
  • Germ-X
  • Clear or mesh school bags
  • Journal (“marbled” cover) books
  • Sticky note pads
  • Note cards (small & large)
  • Solid white polo shirts, S-XXL
  • Kleenex
  • USB flash drives
  • Belts, solid black or black
  • Staples


Vision Communications provides Internet, TV, phone, and home security and automation services to consumers and businesses in the Central and South Lafourche area, as well as Grand Isle. The company recently upgraded its network to an All-Digital platform to provide higher quality and more reliable services to its customers. The company proudly supports the communities it serves through sponsorships and its own “Vision Cares” volunteer program. Founded in 1945, Vision is celebrating its 70th year as the local service provider and business leader.