Helping Strays in Jones County

Helping Strays in Jones County

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

Helping Strays in Jones County

Helping Strays in Jones County

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

Helping Strays in Jones County

Helping Strays in Jones County

Because every pet deserves a peaceful, safe and healthy life

We rely on help from the community to help local animals.

How to Help

Shelter Grand Opening!

Shelter Grand Opening!

After a decade of fundraising and planning, Animal Welfare Friends is proud to present Jones County’s very first animal shelter. Built on land purchased by AWF in 2012, the shelter sits just north of Monticello off Highway 151. Construction on the shelter began in March 2016, and is now complete! We're proud to invite everyone to our Grand Opening event on Saturday, October 15th from 10 am–4 pm & Sunday, October 16th from 1 pm–4 pm. The shelter is located at 22407 Business HWY 151, Monticello, Iowa. We would also like to thank our many supporters for your part in reaching our goal! From cookies baked f...

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Part Time Shelter Staff

Adoption 101

Naming Rights for the Animal Shelter in Jones County

Board Members

President - David grew up in Rock Island, Illinois where he volunteered for QCAWC. He moved to Monticello, Iowa and started volunteering wit...
David Boehm
Vice President - Jayne began serving on the AWF board in 2012, and is currently VP. Born and raised in Jones County, living on a farm in her...
Jayne Iben
Secretary - Linda began her association with AWF in 2010 by helping transport dogs to 'no kill' shelters and by stepping in and acting as Se...
Linda Reicks
Board Member - Annie has loved animals all her life. As an AWF volunteer she has helped at various fundraisers such as the summer bake sales...
Annie Locher
Board Member - Candy began volunteering for AWF in 2004 after AWF reached out to the community for volunteers. Candy has been AWF's top fund...
Candy Roberg
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