The Fairfax community and the Fairfax Improvement Foundation have reached the goal in their fundraising project for the new bleachers at the Fairfax R-3 School football field.

The first part of the aluminum delivery for the new bleachers at the Fairfax R-3 School football field arrived last week, and the bleachers were projected to arrive Tuesday, August 25.

Fundraising for various other stadium enhancements will continue. 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 provementfoundation.com.

Those who have contributed to the project since last week include the following: Tim and Sandy Umbarger, Lynn and Carolyn Pyeatt, Charlie and Millie Hurst, Herbert and Anita Sutter, David and Sharon Wynn, Terry Miller, Lane and Aimee Seymour, Richard R. Smith, Rick and Pam Harrington, Sally Wehmann, Shirley Hannah, Mark and Debbie Fisher, Jim and Bobbie Schooler, Midwest Data Center and NorthwestCell.