In the early hours of February 29, Harrisburg, IL was hit with an EF4 tornado. Recent reports state that more than 100 people were injured, 6 pronounced dead, 300 homes and 35 businesses were damaged. Two Ed/Glen Chamber members are orchestrating a supply drive this week and we invite you to help if you're able. Please drop off items at The Goddard School (801 South Arbor Vitae in Edwardsville) before this Saturday, as the items will be delivered to Harrisburg Saturday morning. Please direct questions to The Goddard School at 618.692.9464.
Recommended donation items include: adult clothing, children's clothing, adult and children's socks and underwear, canned goods and non-perishable items, paper products, baby items, hygiene products, cleaning supplies & plastic storage totes.
Many families throughout our region have been affected by severe weather. It is our hope that we will be able to make a small difference for other Illinois families in their time of need.