Press Releases

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

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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Explore 'Voluntary Simplicity' with Heifer International

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Register for the Arkansas Earth Institute’s “Voluntary Simplicity” discussion course to learn how you can manage the distractions of modern society that keep you from caring for yourself, your relationships

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Tastings Featured at Food Around the World at Heifer Village

Tastings Featured at “Food Around the World” at Heifer VillageLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 15, 2011) – Join Heifer Village for a free family day filled with activities for children and grownups alike and four food tasting stations where

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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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Heifer names Robert Bloom, former Vestcom, Acxiom exec, chief financial officer

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 6, 2011) – Heifer International today announced Robert Bloom as the hunger-fighting organization's new Chief Financial Officer. Bloom, formerly of Vestcom International and Acxiom Corp., will oversee financial,

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Heifer honored for its family friendliness

Heifer honored for its family friendlinessHunger-fighting agency wins Arkansas work-life balance honorable mentionLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 9, 2011) – Heifer International received an honorable mention in the 2011 Arkansas Governor’s

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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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Heifer Ranch sustains extensive storm damage

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 26, 2011) – Heifer International’s Ranch, located in Perryville, Ark., sustained significant damage in the strong storms that moved through the state last night. Several buildings, including the horse, dairy and

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Jo Luck, Heifer’s President, appointed by Obama to serve on board for International Food and Agricultural Development

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 25, 2011) – Jo Luck, President of Heifer International, was appointed recently by President Barack Obama to serve on the U.S. Agency for International Development's Board for International Food and Agricultural

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At Heifer International, every day is Earth Day

Hunger-fighting agency carries out its global work with families in green waysLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 20, 2011) – While the world recognizes Earth Day annually on April 22, the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, everyday is Earth

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