Press Releases

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

Heifer International Receives $25.5M Grant to Expand Its East Africa Dairy Development Program – ‘Milk for Health and Wealth’

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

Heifer International received a $25.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to expand the East Africa Dairy Development (EADD) project and assist more than 136,000 farm families in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.

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Get a Year-End Tax Deduction Through Heifer International

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

Looking for a meaningful cause to round out your charitable contributions for the 2013 tax year? Look no further than Heifer International.

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Give a Gift That Is Guaranteed to be Re-gifted… up to Nine Times!

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

Most people dread knowing their gifts have been re-gifted. At Heifer, not only do we expect it, we know the more times our gifts are passed around, the better.

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Helping Those Less Fortunate is on Everyone’s Christmas List

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

The old adage that it’s better to give than receive rings especially true at Christmas. With the holiday right around the corner, Heifer International is your go-to source for gifts that allow you to give to at least two people at once.

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Global Impact Names Heifer International “Charity of the Week”

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Global Impact has named Heifer International its Charity of the Week for the week of December 2. All week, Global Impact will feature Heifer International on its website, Facebook page and Twitter feed. Global Impact is sharing photos, success stories and other interesting information from Heifer International’s global programs.

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Make Your Holiday Game Time Count with Zynga and Heifer International

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Heifer International, an organization working to empower millions of people to raise themselves up from poverty to prosperity by providing multiplying sources of food and income such as livestock, seeds, trees and training in sustainable farming, today announced it is partnering with Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA), a leading provider of social game services, for the second annual Oh, What Fun! in-game charitable giving campaign.

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Give Back Through Heifer International on #GivingTuesday and Make Nine Times the Impact

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Tuesday, Dec. 3, marks the 2nd annual #GivingTuesday™ and Heifer International is honored and extremely grateful that this year, Bill and Melinda Gates are highlighting our work to end world hunger. #GivingTuesday is an initiative to mark the start of the giving season, spearheaded by groups such as the UN Foundation, the 92nd St. Y, InterAction and Mashable.

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Heifer International ‘Calculates’ Your Black Friday and Cyber Monday Savings into Power Over Poverty

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

The busiest shopping days of the year are fast approaching, and as you rack up those huge discounts on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Heifer International can help pay your savings forward.

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Heifer International Gives Thanks to our Donors Today

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

On a day set aside for giving thanks, Heifer International is humbled and grateful for the faithful and dedicated donors who give so generously to the cause of ending hunger and poverty. This year, too, we say an even bigger thank you to those who have helped our farmers affected by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

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Find the Perfect Holiday Gift at a Living Gift Market

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

Searching for the perfect gifts this Holiday season? Find them at the Living Gift Markets held in December at Heifer Village in Little Rock or Heifer Ranch in Perryville, and honor your friends and family with gifts that keep on giving.

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