"Hundreds of needy families in Livingston Parish cannot afford even the basic school supplies for their children. YOU can help!"

What We Do

Jeff Taylor Livingston Parish Assessor

Jeff Taylor
Livingston Parish Assessor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ASSESS the NEED is a parish-wide school supply drive sponsored by Livingston Parish Assessor Jeff Taylor, in partnership with area businesses and media outlets. Now in our fourteenth year of operation, we’ve raised more than half a million dollars for the students of Livingston Parish!

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Denham Springs, Walker and Watson

Stop by the Denham Springs, Walker or Watson Wal Mart

 Saturday or Sunday,
 8 am to 8 pm
 August 3-4 and 10-11

You can also drop off your donation any weekday at the Livingston Parish Assessor’s Office Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm . Money contributions and donated school supplies will be accepted. All donations are tax deductible.




In the News

The 2014 edition of Assess the Need generated a lot of news and a lot of support. People want to ensure that children will have the supplies they need in order to successfully complete the school year. This showed through the donations that were made–more than $50,000 in donations were given to more than 2,500 students in Livingston Parish. In the fourteen year history of Assess the Need, the program has raised more than half a million dollars.

The Advocate Announcing the Beginning of the 2014 Edition of Assess the Need 

The Livingston Parish News Announcing Assess the Need’s Goals in 2014

WAFB’s Report About Assess the Need Following a Live Video Segment

Action News 17′s Report on the Chef’s Showcase Fundraiser for Assess the Need

The Advocate Reports Over $50,000 raised and 2,500 Students Supported