Press Releases

Monthly press releases about what's going on with Heifer projects and programs.

Manchester College, Heifer International to honor visionary Dan West with permanent exhibit

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. – Manchester College and Heifer International are establishing a permanent display at the College to honor Dan West, a distinguished Manchester alumnus who in 1944 founded the global nonprofit’s forerunner, Heifers

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Skip the chocolate. Give a cow

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Want a gift that will really impress your Valentine this year? Show him or her how big your heart really is by giving a gift from Heifer—a cow, a goat, a flock of chicks or trees. This Valentine’s Day, choose one

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After the Harvest documentary

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 26, 2011) ­ Caralampio Lopez Garcia, a farmer in Mexico and a Heifer International project participant, is one of several farmers featured in the new documentary, "After the Harvest."

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Create a Small Business in honor of Dad with a Gift to Heifer International

Create a Small Business in honor of Dad with a Gift to Heifer InternationalLittle Rock, AR, (June 13, 2011) –Father’s Day is a day we honor fathers for the important role they play in shaping their children’s lives and our society.

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Farm Journal Creates Foundation and Launches Anti-Hunger Initiative

Little Rock-Based Heifer International to Receive FundsPHILADELPHIA, PA (August 4, 2010) – In one of the most significant developments in its 134-year history, Farm Journal Media today announced formation of the Farm Journal Foundation and the

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Heifer Haiti director: Assistance arriving, but many grieving

This is a first-person account of the situation in Haiti, from Justin Alce, Heifer International interim country director for Haiti:Les Cayes, Haiti, January 19, 2010 “Today, January 19, eight days after the earthquake, it is said that more

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Living Local, Buying Local Family Saturday at Heifer Village

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept 1, 2011) – Have you ever wondered where to buy fresh local produce? Or where you can purchase locally made products? Heifer International invites you to find the answers at the free family day at Heifer Village from 10

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Heifer highlighted at Black Women in Business luncheon

NEW YORK – Heifer International and its work to empower families in need was introduced to more than 400 business and industry leaders at the 12th annual 25 Influential Black Women in Business luncheon in New York City.The annual event is

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iPad® shopping app Catalog Spree features Heifer International

Giving now easier than ever with first in-app donation shopping function LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 19, 2011) – Heifer International today announced that iPad® shopping app Catalog Spree is featuring its 2011 "Most Important Gift Catalog in

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Heifer International Co-Sponsors the 2011 Healthy Food and Active Living Summit in Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark, (Sept 16, 2011) – Heifer International will be a co-sponsor for the 2011 Healthy Food and Living Summit happening Sept 28-29 at Philander Smith College. According to the mayor's office, the summit will bring an examination of

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