Press Releases

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

Serinda Swan of Breakout Kings Visits Heifer project in Cambodia

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 28, 2011) – Serinda Swan, star of the A & E drama series Breakout Kings, is calling her recent visit to a Heifer International project in Cambodia "amazing." Heifer International is a global nonprofit working to end

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For holiday giving this year, try giving a crap

Waste from Heifer International cows, goats, rabbits create plenty for families LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Nov. 02, 2011) –This year when it comes to holiday giving, give a crap. In fact, give a gift that gives a crap.

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Heifer International Promotes Chad Avery to General Counsel

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 31, 2011) – Heifer International today announced that Chad Avery is the hunger organization's new general counsel. Avery, who joined Heifer mid-year 2009, previously served as its associate general counsel. "I am

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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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World Food Day 2011: A time to commit to ending hunger

This year, Heifer International joins a host of other organizations, associations and institutions to mark World Food Day, Oct. 16, 2011, a worldwide event to increase awareness and understanding of, and to encourage informed, year-around action to

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Heifer Ranch Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct 11, 2011) – Heifer Ranch is celebrating its 40th birthday and the public is invited! Ranch@40 – Then and Now… a Journey of Education through the Years, will be held Saturday, October 29, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 2

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Give generously, but give wisely

When choosing a charity, donors should think about their donations the same way they think about personal investments. They can invest based upon hunches. They can invest based upon tips from friends and co-workers, or they can research—do

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Heifer International Unveils Solar Panel Array

Heifer presents improvements to its main campus, including 100 new solar panelsLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 3, 2011) – Heifer International today unveiled a new 25-kilowatt solar panel array that will provide supplemental electric power to

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Heifer International to Announce Commitment to Action at Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting

NEW YORK, N.Y. (Sept. 21, 2011) – Heifer International has committed to help rebuild rural communities and to improve economic opportunities through livestock inputs and management in Haiti as part of the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI)

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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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