Past Award Recipients

2017

May 2017

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2017 Amount
Mahaska Humane Society Stephen Memorial Animal Shelter, Oskaloosa
Cas Gott, Director
Purchase New Industrial T-Washer and T-50 Express Dryer
$5,000.00
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Dog Room Renovation
$4,500.00
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Surgical Suite for On-Site Spay/Neuter Surgeries
$4,000.00
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Cat Suites
$2,500.00
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director
3505 Mills Civic Parkway Adoption Center
$2,400.00
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Completion of Flood Recovery
$1,750.00
Happy Tales Ranch & Rescue, Colfax
Cayla Bergan, Director
Red Bunkhouse
$1,750.00
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2017 Amount
Whiskers TNR of Warren County, Prole
Corissa Arndt, Director
Trap-Neuter-Return
$1,500.00
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2017 Amount
Plucky Paws, LLC, Ames
Stephanie Peters, Director
Canine Superstars Club
$1,600.00
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Community Outreach
$1,400.00

2016

November 2016

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2016
Amount
Calhoun County Canine Shelter, Rockwell City
Shelly Schossow, Director
Outdoor Kennel Fencing
$4,000
Iowa Humane Alliance, Coralville
Kathy Schoon, Contact
IHA Regional Spay/Neuter Clinic Lighting Improvement Project
$4,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Dog Room Renovation
$4,000
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Veterinary Expenses
$2,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Cat Isolation Unit
$2,500
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Renovating an isolation unit for new or sick shelter animals
$1,550
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
IERAL Truck
$1,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
6th Annual Fairfield Fall Cat Fix
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2016
Amount
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Flood Repairs to Sanctuary Building
$1,000
Jackson County Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
Grooming Tub
$1,000
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2016
Amount
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Website Update: Statewide Advocacy Teams
$2,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
KIND News for Kids and Coloring Books
$948

MAY 2016

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2016
Amount
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Dog Room Renovation
$5,000
Humane Society of Perry, Perry
Abby Benefiel, Director
Low-Income Spay/Neuter Program/Emergency Care Fund
$4,500
Last Hope Animal Rescue, Shellsburg
Sonia Brandley, Director
Request for Funds for Cat Room Improvements
$3,765
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
$3,000
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2016
Amount
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Hay for Rescue Horses
$1,500
Buchanan County Animal Shelter, Jesup
Rachelle Reid, Director
Walls to Shelter Paws
$1,500
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Stop the Leaks in Kitty Kottage roof
$1,300
Gentle Spirit Horses Rescue and Sanctuary, Hartford
Nina Ring, Board Member
Environmental Improvements Proposal Forest City, Iowa Location
$1,000
Team Mojo WildRescue
Kirsten Faisal, President
Team Mojo WildRescue
$921
Whiskers TNR of Warren County, Prole
Corissa Arndt, Director
$750
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2016
Amount
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Spring Ad Buy
$2,000
Basic Animal Rescue Training (BART), St. Paul
Jack Perkins, Director
BART - Iowa Expansion
$1,500

 

2015

NOVEMBER 2015

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2015
Amount
Midlands Humane Society, Council Bluffs
Rosalee Higgs, Director
Parking Lot Expansion
$5,000
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Sandy Brown, Director
Exhaust System
$4,126
Boone Area Humane Society, Inc., Boone
Janet Schultz, President
Adoption Support for a Clear the Shelter Day in August 2016
$3,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Feline Air Conditioner Replacement
$3,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
5th Annual Farifield Fall Fix for Cats - low cost spay/neuter
$2,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Vet/Grooming Room/Kennel Lattice Panels
$1,525
King's Harvest Ministries, Davenport
Sharon Shipley, Contact
Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program
$950
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2015
Amount
The Cedar Bend Humane Society, Waterloo
Theresa Kurtz, Contact
In-House Spay and Neuter Program
$1,000
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc., Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
New Roof for Dog House/Outdoor Kennel
$500


MAY 2015

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2015
Amount
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Isolation Room Project
$4,518
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Contact
New Support Poles for 18 Outdoor Kennels
$3,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Cristi Down, Board Member
Dog Isolation Area
$2,560
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Dog Kennel Area Renovation
$2,500
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Funds for Spray Insulation Application to Shelter Ceiling
$2,000
Dogs Forever of Iowa, Cedar Rapids
Michele Means, Director
Fence for Parking Lot Area
$1,860
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director
5th Annual Beat the Heat - Low Cost Spay/Neuter for cats
$1,500
Last Hope Animal Rescue, Cedar Rapids
Molly Baynes, Board Member
Funds for Adoption Center Improvement Items
$1,263
King's Harvest Ministries, Davenport
Mary Fahrion, Board Member
Low Cost Spay/Neuter
$1,000
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director
2nd Phase of Construction on Hospitalization/Rehabilitation Area
$500
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2015
Amount
Iowa Animal Partnership, Ogden
Krystal McClain, Director
Supply Sharing Center Building
$1,500
Almost Home Humane Society of North Central Iowa, Fort Dodge
Rick Edington, President
Cleaning equipment
$1,100
Animal Birth Control, Inc, Clinton
Judy May, President
Spay and Neuter
$700
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2015
Amount
Basic Animal Rescue Training (BART), St. Paul
Jack Perkins, Director
BART Iowa Expansion
$1500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Youth Brochure Revitalization
$500

 

2014

NOVEMBER 2014

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2014
Amount
Humane Society of Perry, Perry
Abby Benefiel, Director
Low-Income Spay/Neuter
$4,500
Buchanan County Animal Shelter, Jesup
Rachelle Reid, Director
Home for Hooves
$4,000
Safe Haven Animal Shelter of NW Iowa, Havelock
Pamela Orr, Director
Dog Kennel Area Remodel
$3,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Secure Fencing for Play Yards
$3,500
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Hay for Horses
$1,500
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Spay, Neuter and Veterinary Care of Homeless Animals
$1,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Window Replacement
$1,025
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2014
Amount
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Permanent Fencing for Rescue Equines
$1,500
Jackson County Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
A Home of Their Own
$1,500
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Iowa State Association of Counties Fall School Vender Booth
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Beat the Heat Promotion - Extension
$500
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2014
Amount
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
2014 Media Campaign
$1,500

 

MAY 2014

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2014
Amount
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Building a Wall in the Shelter
$3,635
Emmet County Animal Shelter, Estherville
Kristy Henning, Director
Confinement Cages for Cat Quarantine and Isolation
$2,800
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Feeding Horses in Today's Economy
$2,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Ceiling Replacement
$2,500
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Concrete Flooring for 5 New Kennels
$2,363
King's Harvest Ministries, Davenport
Sharon Shipley
Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program
$2,000
Iowa Parrot Rescue Inc., Letts
Michael Hutchison, Director
Facility Enhancement
$1,630
Humane Society of Scott County, Davenport
Teresa LaBella, Contact
Spay/Neuter Shelter Pets
$1,500
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Flooring for the Cat Adoption Room
$1,500
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2014
Amount
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Hay for Rescue Horses
$1,200
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Beat the Heat for Male and Female Cats
$1,000
Friends of the Shelter, Vinton
Jenny Havran, Director
Floor Installation
$700

 

 

2013

NOVEMBER 2013

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2013
Amount
Calhoun County Canine Shelter, Rockwell City
Shelly Schossow, Director
New Kennel Indoor Panels
$2,500
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Shelter for Disabled Miniature Horses
$2,300
Animal Lifeline of Iowa Inc. (ALI), Carlisle
Martha Wittkowski, Director
Cages for Kittens
$2,000
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Spay, Neuter & Veterinary Care of Homeless Animals
$2,000
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Dog Area Insulation
$2,000
Dogs Forever of Iowa, Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, Director
Washer & Dryer for Dogs  Forever Safe Place
$1,709
Jackson County Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
Kennel Cough Vaccinations
$1,500
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Dog Suite
$1,500
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Fenced Enclosure for Large Dogs
$1,500
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Rescued Horses Transit
$800
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc., Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Air Quality Upgrade
$750
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2013
Amount
City of Beaman, Beaman
Brenda Heitmeyer, Contact
TNR Program
$1,250
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Spay/Neuter
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Beat the Heat Fall Fix Promotion
$1,000
AHeinz57 Pet Rescue and Transport, Desoto
Amy Heinz, Director
Security System Upgrade
$600
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2013
Amount
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Website Rebuild
$1000
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Brochures to Create Public Awareness About Equine Abuse
$259

 

MAY 2013

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2013
Amount
People for PAWS, Shenandoah
Linda Hoefing, Director
Cooling and Heating for the Shelter
$5,000
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Stainless Steel Cages, Smaller Animals
$4,000
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Kimberly Buresh, Director
Permanent Home Renovation
$3,500
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Safe Horses Always with IERAL
$3,395
Marion County Humane Society, Knoxville
Melissa Childs, Contact
Renovation of Dog Kennels
$2,000
City of Harlan, Harlan
Kevin Krohn, Director
City Pound Windows
$1,800
Humane Society of Perry, Perry
Iris Coffin, Contact
Fix-a-Feral Spay/Neuter Project
$1,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Spay/Neuter Assistance for Outdoor & Low Income Cats
$1,000
Montgomery County Animal Rescue, Red Oak
Jan Black, President
Surgery Room - Phase 2
$675
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2013
Amount
Dogs Forever of Iowa , Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, Director
Outdoor Dog Kennel/Exercise Area
$1,040
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
Hay for Horses
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Beat the Heat Spay Neuter Funding
$875
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2013
Amount
Buchanan County Animal Shelter, Jesup
Rachelle Reid, Director
Roof and Walls to Shelter Paws
$524
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Professional Education to Improve Humane Treatment of Animals
$520
Animal Rescue League of Iowa, Inc (ARL), Des Moines
Tom Colvin, Director
Body Conditioning Scoring for Horses & Dogs
$200

 

2012

NOVEMBER 2012

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2012
Amount
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Jill Smothers, President
Permanent Building Renovation
$3,500
Witty Kitties, Inc., Swisher
Trish Wasek
Convenia and Comprehensive Diagnostic Profile Rotors
$2,024
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Hay for Horses in Need
$2,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Cover for Outdoor Dog Runs
$2,000
Dogs Forever of Iowa , Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, Director
Veterinary Care for Homeless Dogs
$1,000
Montgomery County Animal Rescue, Red Oak
Jan Black, President
Surgery Room - Phase I
$1,000
Panora P.E.T.S., Panora
Kristine Jorgensen, Director
Opurration Fix-it!
$1,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Spay/Neuter Assistance for Outdoor Cats & Low Income Cats
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2012
Amount
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, Director
New Shelter Purchase
$1,500
Buchanan County Animal Shelter, Jesup
Rachelle Reid, Director
Isolation Dog Runs
$1,500
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Finishing of Concrete Flooring
$1,350
Harrison County Humane Society, Logan
LuAnn Kahle, Director
Feral Cat Spay/Neuter Clinics and TNR
$1,000
Noah's Hope Animal Rescue, Sioux City
Deanna Jarvis, Director
Renovation for Temporary Housing
$1000
People for Pets, Spencer
Donna Erickson, Board Member
Small Town Rural Iowa TNR
$1,000

 

MAY 2012

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2012
Amount
Agape Fosters, Reinbeck
Dian Helmers, Director
Shelter floor renovation
$5,000
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Replacement of outdoor kennels chain link fencing
$3,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Directory
Flooring for the animal adoption areas of the animal shelter
$2,250
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Caring Community Spay Neuter Assistance program
$2,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Barn/outdoors cats & kittens
$2,000
Clarke County Animal Shelter, Osceola
Phyllis Mains
Spay/neuter cats for families on public assistance
$1,500
Jasper County Animal Rescue League and Humane Society, Newton
Cayla Bergan
Spay/neuter barn and feral cats
$1,500
Siouxland PawPrints Rescue, Sioux City
Beth Storm, Director
Stop Euthanasia - Spay and Neuter Your Cat program
$1,500
Paws and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Minimizing stress and sound for sheltered canines
$1,040
Animal Protection and Education (APE), Paton
Linn Cipperley-Price, Director
Winterset/St. Charles TNR project
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2012
Amount
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director
Shelter Pet Health Initiative
$1,350
Animal Birth Control, Inc., Clinton
Judy May, President
Spay and Neuter Program
$1,000
Harrison County Humane Society, Logan
LuAnn Kahle, Director
Harrison County Feral Colony TNA
$1,000
Montgomery County Animal Rescue, Red Oak
Jan Black, President
Spay/Neuter Assistance Program
$1,000
Critter Crusaders of Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids
Jan Erceg
Canine DNA Test Kits for Mislabeled Pit Bulls
$500
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2012
Amount
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Ending Inhumane Treatment
$850

 

2011

NOVEMBER 2011

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2011
Amount
Montgomery Co Animal Rescue/Red Oak Heritage Foundation, Red Oak
Jan Black, President
New windows for dog isolation area of shelter
$3,330
Humane Society of Perry, Perry
Iris Coffin
Fix a Feral spay/neuter project
$3,000
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Help feed our horses: hay for winter feeding of rescues
$2,500
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director 
Spay and neuter program for the community
$2,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Spay/neuter assistance to outdoors/farm cats
$2,000
Jackson Co Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
HVAC dry out to improve the environment for shelter dogs
$2,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Spay/neuter assistance program support for the community
$2,000
Paws and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Minimizing stress and sound for sheltered canines
$2,000
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Jill Smothers, President
Winterizing and cold weather supplies for shelter dogs
$1,140
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2011
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Inc., Clinton
Judy Kay May, President
Spay and neuter for the community
$1,500
Buchanan County Animal Shelter, Jesup
Rachelle Reid Director
Emergency housing area for animals in immediate need
$1,500
Cat Spay/Neuter Connection, Omaha
Cindy Bender, Director
Cat spay/neuter to assist low income families
$1,500
Animal Protection and Education (APE), Paton
Linn Cipperley-Price, Director
Winterset TNR through APE

$1,000

Animal Protection and Education (APE), Paton
Linn Cipperley-Price, Director
St. Charles TNR through APE
$1,000
Friends of the Shelter, Vinton
Jenny Havran, Director
Stainless steel litter pans for shelter cats
$564
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2011
Amount
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Talbot, Director
Continuing humane education for staff and volunteers
$1,000

 

MAY 2011

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2011
Amount
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Rewiring of shelter building
$5,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Spay & Neuter of Outdoors and Farm Cats
$3,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director 
Heating and cooling system
$3,000
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc, Nashua
CarmenLinda Conklin, Director
It's a SNAP-Clinic equipment needs
$2,974
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Funding for low-income spay/neuter assistance
$2,500
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Help in stopping overpopulation of unwanted horses in Iowa
$1,500
City of Missouri Valley, Missouri Valley
Rita Miller
Insulate dog pound
$1,465
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2011
Amount
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director
Adoption Center Outdoor Kennel
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Spay/neuter 
$1,500
Animal Protection and Education, Paton
Linn Cipperley-Price and Helen Carritt, Co-Project Directors
Low cost and high quality spay/neuter clinics in Little Sioux 
$1,500
Cat Spay/Neuter Connection, Omaha
Cindy Bender, Director
Expansion of Cat Spay/Neuter Program
$1,000
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2011
Amount
Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS), Des Moines
Liz Ford
Annual conference and animal welfare grant writing workshop
$1,000
Iowa Friends of Companion Animals, Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Custom Database
$1,000
Furry Friends Refuge, West Des Moines
Britt Gagne, Director
Humane Education Technology
$590
Emmet County Animal Shelter, Estherville
Kristy Henning
Web Page for Animal Welfare Educational Purposes
$500

2010

NOVEMBER 2010

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2010
Amount
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Wall and floor repair to keep the shelter clean and sanitary
$3,765
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Kaivac purchase to keep the shelter floor sanitary
$3,175
Safe Haven of Iowa (SHIC), Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President 
Winterizing to protect shelter animals in Iowa County
$3,000
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Inc, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Clinic building
$2,250
Iowa Humane Alliance, Coralville
Mary Blount, Director
Spay/neuter subsidy project for mobile home park felines
$2,000
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary
JCHS pet food project
$2,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Funding for a caring community spay/neuter assistance program
$2,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Barn/outdoor cat and kittens spay/neuter project
$2,000
Last Hope Rescue, Shellsburg
Sonia Brandley, Director
Shelter improvement and expansion
$1,700
Furry Friends Refuge, Clive
Britt Gagne, Director
Dog room renovation
$1,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
City of Washington TNR program
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2010
Amount
Animal Rescue of Carroll, Carroll
MacKenzie Kral, Director
Building a shelter
$1,500
King's Harvest Ministries, Davenport
Sharon Shipley
Spay/neuter assistance program (SNAP) for Davenport's homeless
$1,500
Faith in Action Volunteers, Inc, Sidney
Sharon Yahnke, Director
Fremont County community cats TNR program
$1,200
Montgomery County Animal Rescue, Red Oak
Jan Black, President
Spay/neuter assistance program
$1,000
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2010
Amount
Snap of NE IA, Cresco
Deb Morris, Director
Be kind to animals program
$500

MAY 2010

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2010
Amount
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
New roof for shelter building
$5,000
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson Board Member
Spay/neuter project
$3,000
Panora P.E.T.S., Panora
Kristine Jorgensen 
Opurration Fix-it!
$3,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director 
Dog runs for animal holding area
$3,000
Jackson County Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
Roof funds
$2,000
SNAP of NE IA, Cresco
Deb Morris 
Community spay/neuter assistance program
$2,000
Last Hope Animal Rescue, Shellsburg
Sonia Brandley, Director
Funds for shelter improvement items
$1,800
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President
Equipment and supply needs for move
$1,714
Paws & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Renovation of upper dog kennel area
$1,468
4 Paws, Harlan
Cindy Murphy, Treasurer
New steel roof for pound facility
$1,100
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2010
Amount
Cat Spay/Neuter Connection, Omaha
Cindy Bender, Director
Iowa 2010: Spay and Neuter
$1,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Bev Allen, Board Member
Targeting most critical needs
$1,500
Animal Protection and Education (APE), Paton
Karlene Kentner
Spay/neuter mobile clinic for Winterset
$1,000
People for Pets, Spencer
Donna Erickson, Board Member
Dryer Emergency
$882
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2010
Amount
Iowa Federation of Humane Societies (IFHS), Des Moines
Liz Ford, Board Member
Animal Welfare Conference
$1,000
Iowa Voters for Companion Animals (IVCA), Des Moines
Mary LaHay, Director
Education on the new law regarding better oversight of puppy mills  
$1,000

2009

NOVEMBER 2009

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2009
Amount
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Conversion of existing garage into isolation room
$3,285
Spay Neuter Assistance of Pets, Inc (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director 
Barn/outdoor cats & kittens spay neuter program
$3,000
Jackson County Humane Society & Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member 
Furnace funds for shelter
$2,840
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sue Murphy, Board Member
Critical building improvements to provide heating to shelter
$2,460
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director 
Roof repair for shelter
$2,000
Friends of the Shelter, Inc, Vinton
Jenny Corbett, Secretary
Concrete sealer for shelter floor
$1,976
Marion County Humane Society, Knoxville
Tami Montgomery
Small dog and puppy cages for shelter
$1,000
Tama County Humane Society, Toledo
Laurie Schultz, Director
Dog runs and cage banks for a new shelter in Tama
$1,000
Last Hope Animal Rescue, Shellsburg
Sonia Brandley, Director
Shelter and foster home bedding for dogs
$800
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2009
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Inc, Clinton
Judy Kay May, President
Spay/neuter Project 2010
$1,500
Blue Ridge Horse Rescue, Blue Grass
Casey Smith, President
Building shelters for rescue horses
$1,500
Cat Spay/Neuter Connection, Omaha
Cindy Bender, President
Spay days in western Iowa
$1,500
Modale TNR Clinic, Modale
Lois Pleiss, Director
Cats-Nip Rural Spay/Neuter Project
$1,500
Rockwell City Sanctuary, Rockwell City
Phyllis Kretlow
War on worms, mites and fleas plus spay/neuter services
$1,475
Harrison County Humane Society, Logan
Jon McElderry, Director
TNR start up for Harrison County
$830
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2009
Amount
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Helping law enforcement effectively investigate neglect and cruelty
$1,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sue Murphy, Board Member 
Educational programming to improve the treatment of animals by children
$400

MAY 2009

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2009
Amount
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington - Improve kennel drainage system
Sheila Hanson, President
Improve kennel drainage system
$3,626
Spay Neuter Assistance of Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director 
Barn/outdoor cats & kittens spay neuter program
$3,500
Loess Hills Humane Society, Glenwood
Jane Susgin, Director 
Laundry, refrigeration and dishwashing equipment
$3,450
Quad Cities Greyhound Adoption, Columbus Junction
Karen Kolwey and Sue Hamma, Co-Chairs
Contribution toward replacement heating and air conditioning
$3,300
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Meg Earsley, Director 
Cat adoption caging increase capacity
$2,250
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Hauling for Horses: Contribution toward trailer purchase
$2,000
Furry Friends Refuge, Clive
Britt Gagne, Director
Contribution toward onsite spay/neuter clinic
$1,500
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary
Meeting companion animal needs in challenging times
$1,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County, Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President
Equipment supply needs
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2009
Amount
People for Pets, Milford
Donna Erickson, Board Member
Sealing concrete shelter floors
$1,345
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, President
Contribution toward equipment for S/N on-site clinic
$1,025
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2009
Amount
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Helping horses in Iowa: Recognizing and responding to abuse
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director 
Humane education classroom and school tour launch materials
$960

2008

NOVEMBER 2008

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2008
Amount
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, President
Roofing for outdoor dog kennels
$4,000
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Replacement heating/cooling for large dog area
$3,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director
Outdoor kennel drainage system
$3,000
Safe Haven of Iowa County, Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President
Facility improvement to keep dogs warm and watered
$3,000
Spay Neuter Assistance of Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Barn/outdoor cats and kittens spay neuter program
$2,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Amber Ellerhoff Talbot, Director and Sheila Hanson, President
Commercial grade washer and dryer
$2,338
Animal Welfare Foundation of Iowa, Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, President
Spay/neuter & vaccination program for pets of low-income families
$1,500
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Helping horses have a healthy second chance at life
$1000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2008
Amount
Cat Spay/Neuter Connection, Council Bluffs
Cindy Bender, Director
Spay/neuter program for western Iowa
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Dog bathing and isolation room renovation
$1500
Loess Hills Humane Society, Glenwood
Jane Susgin, Director
Spay/neuter coupon program
$1500
Modale TNR Clinic, Modale
Lois Pleiss, Director
Cat-s-nip (TNR project)
$1500
Rockwell City Sanctuary, Rockwell City
Phyllis Kretlow, Board Member
Veterinary expenses for stray cats
$960
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Judy Kay May, President
Spay/neuter project 2009
$750
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in November 2008
Amount
Animal Welfare Foundation of Iowa, Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, President
Got compassion? Multi-level animal cruelty prevention program
$1,000
Two by Two Campus, Dubuque
Kristin Woodward, Director
Kindhearted kids character and humane education programs
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director
Humane education traveling library
$428

May 2008

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2008
Amount
Poweshiek Animal League Shelter (PALS), Grinnell
Karen Lowell, Board Member
Additional area to house new intakes and quarantine animals
$3,750
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President
Facility improvements including caging and air conditioning
$3,500
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Support for barn and outdoor cat and kitten spay/neuter
$3,000
Witty Kitties, Swisher
Trish Wasek, Board Member
Consolidation of Witty Kitties reptile facilities
$3,000
Friends of the Shelter, Vinton
Jenny Corbett, Secretary
New metal cages
$2,500
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Beat the leaks: Replacement and repair of shingle roof
$1,500
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$1,500
Jackson County Humane Society and Animal Shelter, Maquoketa
Robin Sokol, Board Member
Pet yard division for dogs
$500
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2008
Amount
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Drainage project to improve dog yards
$1,500
4 PAWS, Harlan
Cindy Murphy, Treasurer
Spay/neuter rebate program
$750
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Judy Kay May, President
Spay/neuter Project 2009
$750
Iowa Humane Alliance, Coralville
Lynn Zimba, Board Member
SNIPs regional spay/neuter clinic start-up project
$750
Healing Hearts with Horses, Runnells
Deb Hoyt, Director
Water heater to provide fresh water to rescue equines
$600
Solution of Over-Population of Pets (STOPP), Burlington
Ellen Orth, Director 
Spay/neuter program
$500
Jean M. Walker Grants Awarded in May 2008
Amount
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Training for state and county law enforcement personnel on how to respond to equine neglect and abuse
$1,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director
Humane education certification training for shelter volunteers and staff
$660

2007

November 2007

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2007
Amount
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Cat intake room cages
$6,500
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$4,000
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Director
Support for barn and outdoor cat and kitten spay/neuter
$4,000
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, Director
Replace carpeting with vinyl flooring in an area of the sanctuary
$2,000
Safe Haven of Iowa County (SHIC), Williamsburg
Rinthea Satterlee, President
Amana feral cat colony spay/neuter
$1,500
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Director
Caring Community Spay/Neuter Assistance Program
$1,000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2007
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Judy Kay May, President
Spay/neuter Project 2008
$1,500
Panora PETS, Panora
Kristine Jorgensen, President
Opurration Fix-it!
$1,500
People for Pets, Spencer
Donna Erickson, Board Member
Cat assistance spay/neuter program
$1,000
   

MAY 2007

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2007
Amount
People for Pets, Spencer
Donna Erickson, Director
Help to replace the leaking roof of their main building
$8,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Install a sink in an isolation room and improve drainage in the indoor dog kennel area
$5,000
Iowa Equine Rescue & Awareness League (IERAL), Cedar Rapids
Karla Sibert, President
Purchase a large stock/equine trailer for transportation of equines
$4,200
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$4,000
Animal Welfare Foundation, Oxford Junction
Nancy Crist, President
Veterinary care for homeless animals
$2,600
C & W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, President
Replace carpeting with vinyl flooring in an area of the sanctuary
$2,100
Friends of the Animals (FOTA), Tipton
Betty Hepker, President
Purchase a large cat cage
$1,900
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2007
Amount
Animal Relief Fund for a Shelter (ARFS), Glenwood
Jane Susgin, President
Help to expand existing spay/neuter program for Mills County and the surrounding area
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Help to expand spay/neuter program in Ottumwa and surrounding area
$1,500

2006

November 2006

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2006
Amount
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$3,750
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullin, Director
Spay/neuter programs, feral cat trapping, and recovery caging equipment
$3,375
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Board Member
Purchase a new furnace
$3,200
Friends of the Animals (FOTA), Tipton
Renee Hogan, Treasurer
Community spay/neuter assistance program
$3,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Building upgrade funds for utility room construction, support jacks, refrigerator and freezer
$3,000
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, President
Windows by Miccio project in the Kitty Kottage
$2,763
Muscatine Humane Society, Muscatine
Chris McGinnis, Director
Reduction of the feline overpopulation through the use of the barn outdoors cat & kitten spay neuter program
$2,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County, Williamsburg
Lynn Zimba, Secretary
Feline colony control program in Iowa County
$1,762
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Funds for a washer and dryer
$1,200
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2006
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Board Secretary
Spay/neuter Project
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board Member
Purchase and assembly of three 10'x10' dog runs and building a roof
$1,200
People for Pets, Spencer
Linda Maske, Board Member
Spaying/neutering of homeless cats
$750

May 2006

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2006
Amount
C&W Rustic Hollow Shelter, Nashua
Carmen Linda Conklin, President
New windows
$5,000
Jackson County Humane Society and Shelter, Maquoketa
Jean Davidsaver, Board Member
Gate replacement
$5,000
Muscatine Humane Society, Muscatine
Chris McGinnis, Director
Reduction of feline overpopulation
$5,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Outdoor kennels
$5,000
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Janet Mullen, Executive Director
Contribute to the purchase of a van for animal transport
$4,000
People for Pets, Spencer
Donna Erickson, Board Member
Spay/neuter program, outside kennel canopy, and place gravel in the exercise area
$3,800
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$3,750
City of Harlan, Harlan
Terry Cox, City Administrator
Building gutters and lights
$650
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2006
Amount
Panora PETS, Panora
Kristine Jorgensen, Founder
Spay/neuter program
$1,500
Safe Haven of Iowa County, Williamsburg
Lynn Zimba, Secretary
Outdoor exercise area
$1,500
4 PAWS, Harlan
Doug Hammer, President
Spay/neuter program
$1,000
Witty Kitties, Solon
Kathleen Schoon, Board Member
Replace doors for the outdoor play space
$1,000

2005

November 2005

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2005
Amount
People for Pets, Spencer
Linda Maske, Board Member
Kennel repair and window replacements
$6,500
Friends of the Animals, Tipton
Renee Hogan, Treasurer
Cat kennels
$5,500
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Air conditioning and heating units
$3,650
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$3,250
Iowa City Care and Adoption Program, Iowa City
Misha Goodman, Director
Spay/neuter program
$2,000
Noah's Ark, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President
Cement pad for dog play yard
$1,600
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2005
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Cheryl Ziegler, Secretary
Spay/neuter program
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Roofs for dog runs
$1,000

May 2005

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2005
Amount
Friends of the Animals, Tipton
Renee Hogan, Treasurer
Dog kennels and veterinary care
$6,200
TLC Feline Center, Fonda
Marilyn Tamm-Schmitt, Director
Building improvements
$2,929
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$2,500
PAWS and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Power washer, gutters and downspouts
$1,563
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2005
Amount
Forever Homes Animal Rescue, Harlan
Jim and Linda Stanley, Founders
Improvements to dog runs/veterinary and spay/neuter
$1,500
Jackson County Humane Society and Shelter, Maquoketa
Jean Davidsaver, Board Member
Reduce fees for senior adoption program
$1,500
Atlantic Animal Shelter, Atlantic
Tracey Helvie, Director
Spay/neuter program
$1,500
Noah’s Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President
Kennel panels and air conditioner
$1,425
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Dog runs
$1,200
4 PAWS, Harlan
Doug Hammer, President
Spay/neuter rebate program
$1,000
Ames Animal Shelter, Ames
Lorna Lavender, Director
Support for animal sheltering conference
$1,000
City of Harlan, Harlan
Terry Cox
Door and entry lights
$600

2004

November 2004

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2004
Amount
Clinton Humane Society, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Board Secretary
Partial funding kennel renovation
$5,000
Muscatine Humane Society, Muscatine
Chris McGinnis, Director
Barn spay/neuter and surrender program
(in cooperation with SNAP)

$5,000
Noah's Ark Foundation, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President
Caring community spay/neuter assistance program
$4,000
TLC Canine Center , Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Special medical needs, education, spay/neuter
$4,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Dog room wall repair, insulation, power washer
$2,500
Humane Society of North Iowa, Mason City
Mary Arndt, President
Spay/neuter program
$2,500
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$2,500
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2004
Amount
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Dog runs
$1,200
Cedar Valley Humane Society, Cedar Rapids
Kaia Gale, Shelter Manager
Educational materials for children
$1,160

May 2004

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2004
Amount
City of Harlan, Harlan
Jim Hansen, Animal Control Officer
Furnace, air conditioning, and cat cages
$4,470
TLC Feline Center, Fonda
Marilyn Tamm-Schmitt, Director
Water heater, sink, door, insulation, windows
$4,416
Keokuk Animal Shelter, Keokuk
Eric Lindley, Animal Control Officer
Partial funding new dog runs
$4,000
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Pat Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$3,000
Ames Animal Shelter, Ames
Lorna Lavender, Supervisor
Conference printed materials and honoraria
$2,800
Paws and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Washer, dryer, equipment, partial funding kennels
$2,500
Jackson County Humane Society and Shelter, Maquoketa
Jean Davidsaver, Board Member
Doghouses
$1,500
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2004
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Officer
Spay/neuter program
$1,500
City of Centerville, Centerville
Cynthia Cortesio, City Clerk
Shelter and equipment for cats
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Washing machine, power washer
$1,500
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, President
Spay/neuter outdoor barn cat program
$1,500

2003

November 2003

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2003
Amount
Paws and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Ventilation/wiring, flooring, exterior work
$7,526
Ames Animal Shelter, Ames
Lorna Lavender, Supervisor
Matching Miccio grant for education and training
$4,500
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Secretary/treasurer  
Furnace, hot water heater, insulation
$4,009
Clinton Humane Society, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Secretary
Outdoor dog/cat playground projects (partial funding)
$4,000
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Executive Director
Physical repairs, educational materials
$2,500
Animal Lifeline of Iowa, Carlisle
Ava Bothe Swartslander, President
Furnace, air conditioning (partial funding)
$1,700
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2003
Amount
Heartland Humane Society, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Digging and repair of water line, sidewalk replacement
$1,500
Stephen Memorial Animal Shelter, Oskaloosa
Monica Becker, Director
Riccar vacuum
$532

May 2003

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2003
Amount
Witty Kitties, Swisher 
Dr. Jennifer Doll, Director
Physical shelter building
$5,000
Ames Animal Shelter, Ames
Lorna Lavender, Supervisor
HELP Humane Education Learning Program
ISU Humane Help Project
Vocational training for shelter workers
$4,500
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant, Secretary/Treasurer  
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$4,000
TLC Feline Center, Fonda
Marilyn Tamm-Schmitt, Director
Rewiring for building and overhead lights/fans
$3,635
Protectors of Animal Welfare, Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Secretary/Treasurer
Air conditioner
$1,900
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2003
Amount
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President
Help to fund dog kennels
$1,500
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Founder and President
Spay/neuter indoor and outdoor cat program
$1,500
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Officer 
Spay/neuter program
$1,500
Heartland Humane Society, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Install windows in cat room, replace exhaust fan
$1,000
Jasper County Animal Rescue League, Newton
Kendra Sickels, Director 
Chain link fence for dog area
$525

2002

November 2002

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2002
Amount
PAWS and More Animal Shelter, Washington
Sheila Hanson, President
Cement dog runs and fencing
$7,838
Protectors of Animal Welfare, Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Secretary/Treasurer
New well
$5,972
Fayette City Police Department, Fayette
Randal Sandhagen, Chief of Police  
Kennels and equipment for new shelter
$3,950
Keokuk Police Department, Keokuk
Eric Lindley, Animal Control Officer
Kennels and equipment for isolation holding area
$3,500
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees
Interior walls replacement
$2,200
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President, Board of Directors
Used Clark cat cages for feral cat program
$2,000
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2002
Amount
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, Founder and President
Barn and outdoor cat spay/neuter program
$500
Solution of Over-Population of Pets (STOPP), Burlington
Pat Frazier, Director 
Spay/neuter program
$500

May 2002

Standard Grants Awarded in May 2002
Amount
TLC Canine Center, Newell
Pauline Larsen, Executive Director
Remodeling new site facility
$5,000
Johnson County Humane Society, Iowa City
Patricia Farrant
Feral cat care and colony prevention project
$4,800
Heartland Humane Society, Ottumwa
Darla Jackson, Board of Trustees  
Outdoor runs, show area, bed fabric replacement
$4,200
Protectors of Animal Welfare (PAW), Fort Madison
Dana Mueller, Treasurer
Replacement of septic system
$3,800
City of Onawa, Onawa
Terry Christensen, Deputy Clerk
Constructing of Animal Control Facility
$3,263
Iowa City/Coralville Animal Care and Adoption Center,
Iowa City

Misha Goodman, Director
Dog training program, veterinarian expenses
$2,291
Noah's Ark Animal Foundation, Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President
Kennels, cat pens
$1,390
Mini Grants Awarded in May 2002
Amount
Animal Birth Control, Clinton
Sheryl Ziegler, Board Member
Spay/neuter project
$1,500
Clinton Humane Society, Clinton
Jean Regenwether, Administrator
Equipment for new facility
$1,295

2001

November 2001

Standard Grants Awarded in November 2001
Amount
Louisa Regional Unity Board; Columbus Junction, Columbus City, Fredonia 
Michael D. Todd, D.V.M.
Spay/neuter rebate program for large dogs
$8,000
PAWS & More Animal Shelter, Washington
Carol Long, President
Electrical rewiring and plumbing installation
$5,114
Noah's Ark , Fairfield
Diane Bolte-Silverman, President  
Spay/neuter surgery costs.
$4,000
Calhoun County Pound, Rockwell City
Shelly Schossow, Program Director
Building purchase and moving, fencing, wiring, doggie doors
$3,120
Heartland Humane Society, Ottumwa
James R. Jackson, President, Board of Trustees  
Purchase and installation of furnace for dog annex
$1,600
City of Centerville Animal Control Department, Centerville
John C. Williams, Mayor  
Shelters and pens.
$1,360
Mini Grants Awarded in November 2001
Amount
Spay Neuter Assistance for Pets (SNAP), Muscatine
Eleanor Dvorchak, President
Replace loss of veterinarians' discounts
$1,500
Witty Kitties, Solon
Jennifer Doll, D.V.M., Director  
Purchase of heater, regulator, pet doors
$1,365

May 2001

Grants Awarded in May 2001
Amount
TLC Canine Center , Newell
Pauline Larsen, Director
Facility remodeling, spay/neuter, medical care for puppies.
$8,394
Calhoun County Pound , Rockwell City
Shelly Schossow, Program Director.
Resurface kennel, spay/neuter, replace fencing, cages
$6,540
Heartland Humane Society of Ottumwa
James Jackson, President
Additional cat cages.
$1,600
Protectors of Animal Welfare, Inc. PAW, Fort Madison
Barbara Ziegler, President
Materials for cat overflow area, special cages for cats
$1,396