The Fairfax community and the Fairfax Improvement Foundation are nearing the goal in their efforts to raise funds for aluminum bleachers at the Fairfax R-3 School football field and for overall stadium enhancements.

Donations may be mailed to the Fairfax Improvement Foundation, Attn: Jill Kingery, P.O. Box 31, Fairfax, MO 64446. You can also contribute online at fairfaxim

Those who have contributed to the project since last week include the following: Ernest and Nancy Hafner, Reese and Rebecca Adams, Melvin and Karen Rogers, Bob and Amy Sefrit, James and Barb Lewis, Justin and Dr. Sonya Addison, Tony and Lisa Mitchell, Amy Sielaff, Gary Frohn and Sally Driskell, Steve and Marcia Showalter, Janice Rosenbohm, Dewayne and Connie Hall, Dannye Bradfield, Oswald Crow Agency, Zac and Katy Smith, Sam, Linda, Mike and Tony Creed, 49’ers Hobby Club, Ryan and Sarah Osburn, Stan Osburn, Bill and Vickie Smith, Atchison County Ag Choice-Fairfax, Matt and Theresa (Pennel) Larson, Rosalee Seymour, Richard and Katrina Lock, Chris and Mandy Smith, Don and Nancy Smith, Morris and Gay Martin, Atchison County Development Corporation, and two anonymous donors.