Dr. Joshua Best and Zachary Community Helpers would like to thank everyone who generously donated toys and uniforms to the recent Christmas in July Toy & Uniform Drive! More than 1000 uniform pieces and hundreds of new and used toys were put in the collection boxes over the two week period of July 11th-22nd.

“The drive exceeded our expectations and these items will go a long way toward helping the needy boys and girls in our region,” said Dr. Best, a local OB/GYN physician at Bayou Regional Women’s Clinic. All items collected were distributed by Zachary Community Helpers. Mary Bellcase, who has been the program’s volunteer director Dr. Joshua Best for more than 30 years, reports that her team has already identified the families with the most need to receive the age-appropriate toys and uniforms and the majority of items