August 14, 2019
Taylor Porter participated in The Emerge Foundation School Supply Drive as employees donated school supplies to the organization for the new school year. The Emerge Foundation provides sustained philanthropic support to The Emerge Center and The Emerge School for Autism, thereby helping to facilitate broad access to therapeutic services and education for individuals with autism and communication challenges in our care.
The Emerge Center empowers children and adults to reach their greatest potential and to effectively communicate and interact, and the organization has served the Baton Rouge community for more than 50 years as a beacon of hope for children, adults and their families facing communication, behavior and developmental challenges.
Taylor Porter Partner and Executive Committee Vice-Chair Vicki Crochet serves as a board member of the Emerge Center.
Since Taylor Porter's founding in 1912 when co-founder B.B. Taylor helped launch Baton Rouge's first YMCA, Taylor Porter has embraced the role of “corporate citizen” and continued for more than 100 years a strong tradition of both pro bono and community service throughout our City, supporting more than 100 community and nonprofit organizations. Whether serving on the boards of directors of nonprofit organizations or making contributions to worthwhile causes, our attorneys and staff make significant contributions to the communities in which they live and work.