Press Releases

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

Heifer International Congratulates ECPAT International as 2013 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize winner

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Aug.1, 2013) –The recipient of the 2013 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize is ECPAT International, an organization committed to stopping the commercial sexual exploitation of children worldwide.“We, at Heifer

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Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Pledges $1.6 Million for Two Heifer International Projects

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 29, 2013) – Heifer International is proud to announce that Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. has extended its long-standing relationship with the global hunger nonprofit by committing $1.6

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China Floods Damage Heifer Project Participant Homes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 19, 2013) -- Fifty-five homes belonging to Heifer International project participants have been damaged by recent severe rainstorms and flooding in western China, although all project staff and participants are safe and

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No Heifer Participants Harmed in China Flooding

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 15, 2013) -- Heifer International projects appear to be minimally impacted by recent severe rainstorms and flooding in western China. Heifer works in several of the affected counties, but no Heifer China staff, project

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Heifer China Assessing Flooding Damage

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 12, 2013) - Heifer International’s staff in China are assessing the effects of devastating rainstorms that have flooded part of western China, including some areas where Heifer conducts project work. The flooding and

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Iowa State University and Heifer International to Partner to End World Hunger

AMES, Iowa (July 9, 2013) — Iowa State University and Heifer International, an international development nonprofit organization, have agreed to explore new opportunities and projects to use science to address world hunger and poverty. The

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Heifer Village Hosts Congregation Appreciation Day July 27

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 24, 2013) – Congregations will get special insight into the hunger-fighting work of Heifer International on Saturday, July 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the charity’s main campus in downtown Little Rock. With a day

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Express Your “Dad-mir-ation” with Heifer International Father’s Day Gifts

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 12, 2013) – It’s hard to find the perfect Father’s Day gift for the dad who has everything. This year, a special and memorable gift can be found in Heifer International’s gift catalog. Choose a goat,

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Heifer Farm Inspires Communities in Northeastern U.S. to End Hunger and Poverty

New Name, Same Mission … LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 4, 2013) - Heifer Farm is the new name of Heifer International's Learning Center at Overlook Farm in Rutland, Mass., effective immediately. Programs at Heifer Farm, located 62 miles west of

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Heifer International Observes World Hunger Day

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 28, 2013) – Heifer International on World Hunger Day joins with individuals and organizations around the world to raise awareness of the scourge of world hunger and celebrate the millions of people who have overcome its

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