Press Releases

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

Heifer International Farmers Evacuated Amid Flooding in Cambodia

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Flooding in Cambodia near the Mekong and Tonle Sap rivers has damaged Heifer farmers' crops and killed some Heifer animals. Heifer continues to monitor the floods.

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Heavy Rains and Flooding affecting Heifer International farmers in Cambodia

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Flooding in Cambodia near the Mekong River and Tonle Sap lake has damaged Heifer farmers' crops and killed some Heifer animals. Heifer continues to monitor the floods.

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All-New Heifer.org Shows Path to Power Over Poverty

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Heifer International—a global development nonprofit focused on ending hunger and poverty—today celebrates the launch of its newly designed website at www.heifer.org. This fresh and compelling communications tool connects all supporters with clear calls to action and infographics that illustrate the impact Heifer programs have on the struggling farmers Heifer supports around the world.

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Heifer International hosts Second Annual "Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table" to Help End World Hunger and Poverty Honoring Special Guest: Susan Sarandon

LOS ANGELES, August 21, 2013 – Heifer International will host the 2nd Annual “Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table,” gala event on September 19, 2013 at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles.

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Heifer International Celebrates World Humanitarian Day

Heifer International project participant Seyran Hambardzumyan, standing here with his cows, offers his veterinary services to his own village and surrounding communities in Armenia.LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 19, 2013) – Heifer International is

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Inspire Children to Read While Helping a World in Need with Read to Feed®

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 6, 2013) – Heifer International, an international development nonprofit, announced this year’s Read to Feed program, an engaging way for teachers to inspire students to read while raising funds to help

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Inspire Children to Read While Helping a World in Need with Read to Feed

LITTLE ROCK, AR

Heifer International, an international development nonprofit, announced this year’s Read to Feed program, an engaging way for teachers to inspire students to read while raising funds to help end poverty and hunger.

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Heifer International Congratulates ECPAT International as 2013 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize winner

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Aug.1, 2013) –The recipient of the 2013 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize is ECPAT International, an organization committed to stopping the commercial sexual exploitation of children worldwide.“We, at Heifer

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Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Pledges $1.6 Million for Two Heifer International Projects

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 29, 2013) – Heifer International is proud to announce that Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. has extended its long-standing relationship with the global hunger nonprofit by committing $1.6

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China Floods Damage Heifer Project Participant Homes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (July 19, 2013) -- Fifty-five homes belonging to Heifer International project participants have been damaged by recent severe rainstorms and flooding in western China, although all project staff and participants are safe and

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