The relief effort for Fairdale has been overwhelming. The problem has become where to put everything. The fire station is full and the spare rooms at the school will be filled quickly. Gift Cards are welcomed. You can send the cards to:
Kirkland Fire Department
3891 Illinois Route 72
Kirkland, Illinois 60146
Send them here because this is where the the victims have been getting relief.
If you would like to donate, you can at: http://www.gofundme.com/rk72t88r These funds go right to the victims through the local bank.
History will have to wait for a while.
Here is a picture of the tornado that struck the town.