Press Releases

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

Heifer International CEO Pierre Ferrari to Participate in Chicago Council Symposium

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 17, 2013) – Heifer International’s President and CEO Pierre Ferrari will participate in The Chicago Council Symposium in Washington, D.C. on May 21. The one-day meeting brings together world leaders from science,

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Heifer Village to Host Little Rock Film Festival Screenings, Reception on May 17

LRFF’s and Heifer International’s first-ever “Social Impact Film” category to award $10,000 prize to best filmLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 14, 2013) – Heifer International invites the public to attend free screenings of three of

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Heifer Village Launches “Heifer Hour” Summer Activities

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 2, 2012) – Beginning May 4, 2013 and lasting through the summer, children and their parents can enjoy a new activity every week at Heifer Village in downtown Little Rock. Each Tuesday and Saturday at 11:00 a.m., the

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Patrick Rothfuss Reading, Book Signing May 9 at Heifer Village

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 2, 2013) – Fantasy author and Heifer International supporter Patrick Rothfuss will hold his first reading and book signing in Arkansas at Heifer Village in downtown Little Rock at 7:00 p.m. on May 9. Rothfuss, author of

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Heifer International Gifts Are Unique Mother’s Day Presents

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 25, 2013) - This Mother’s Day, sons and daughters can show their love for the women who have nurtured them by giving a very special gift – a Heifer International donation that will empower mothers around

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Heifer China Staff Safe Following Weekend Earthquake

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 24, 2013) - Heifer International has learned that Heifer China’s staff is safe following a weekend earthquake that struck the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan. The Chinese government is reporting that

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Help End Hunger and Poverty for Cody Belew’s Birthday

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 23, 2013)—When it comes to birthdays, people wish for all kinds of things—ponies, clothes, cars, gift cards. Singer Cody Belew’s birthday wish, though, is a little more audacious—helping families live a

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Heifer International Seeking Information about Staff, Families Following Serious Earthquake in China

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 22, 2013) - Heifer International continues to pursue information about the safety and condition of Heifer China staff, volunteers and project families in the wake of the strong earthquake that struck the southwestern

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Heifer Cambodia Facilitator Wins $10,000 Award

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 2, 2013) – Ley Savorn, a facilitator in one of Heifer International’s projects in Cambodia, has been selected as a winner in the Students Rebuild Awards featuring Half the Sky Movement. She plans to use the

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Cody Belew to Film Music Video at Heifer Village

Public Invited to be in Music Video for “Say Love” in Downtown Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 25, 2013) – This Saturday, March 30, Heifer International is inviting the public to be a part of Cody Belew’s music video for

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