Press Releases

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

Global Journal Ranks Heifer No. 12 Among Top 100 NGOs

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Feb. 1, 2012) We are honored that the Global Journal ranked Heifer International No. 12 in its first international ranking of nongovernmental organizations. Heifer was selected because its "inexpensive and uncomplicated formula

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Heifer International Launches $23.8 Million Project in Nepal

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Jan. 20, 2012) – Heifer International, the global hunger nonprofit, is launching a new $23.8 million project in Nepal, with the goal of assisting 138,000 small-scale farmers. The project will focus on goat and dairy

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Heifer Assists Flooding Victims in Cambodia

Heifer International and World Food Program distribute food aid to flooding victims LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Jan. 18, 2012) – Heifer International is bringing much-needed food aid to families affected by recent flooding in Cambodia. With funding

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Heifer International Marks 2nd Anniversary of Haiti Earthquake

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Jan. 12, 2012) – As Haiti and its neighbors remember the shattering earthquake of 2010, Heifer International will mark the 2nd anniversary of the tragedy with a moment of silence. In the last two years, Heifer Haiti has

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Millions to benefit from generous donations

Heifer International thanks donors for their contributions LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Dec. 30, 2011) – Nearly two million people across the globe will be given the hope of a better life and the dignity of self-reliance thanks to the generous

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Make A Resolution That Makes a Difference

This New Year, resolve to give a family hope with a Heifer International animal LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Dec. 29, 2011) – A New Year's resolution can provide the motivation to start anew, with a fresh outlook and goals. This year, harness that hope

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Gifts to Heifer International are tax-deductible

Investing in a family's future provides help for the family, tax savings for you LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 14, 2011) — Tax season is still several months away, but now is the time to think about making a charitable donation to claim a deduction

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This year, ask for your own Heifer International animal gift

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – This year, don’t just give the gift of a cow, goat, pig, camel or other animal from Heifer International’s colorful catalog, ask for a similar gift yourself. There’s joy in giving, but there’s joy in

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Alternative gift from Heifer International more than symbolic

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Some may see the value of an alternative gift as mostly symbolic, but for the families that partner with Heifer International, the value is real and tangible, from the steady supply of milk from their cow or goat to the

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Moving smallholder farmers beyond subsistence to secure

Heifer International alternative gifts provide hope, opportunity for a lifetime LITTLE ROCK, Ark.—This season there is an alternative to gifts that are meaningless and quickly forgotten: a goat, a cow or a flock of geese. These alternative

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