Press Releases

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

Express Your “Dad-mir-ation” with Heifer International Father’s Day Gifts

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 12, 2013) – It’s hard to find the perfect Father’s Day gift for the dad who has everything. This year, a special and memorable gift can be found in Heifer International’s gift catalog. Choose a goat,

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Heifer Farm Inspires Communities in Northeastern U.S. to End Hunger and Poverty

New Name, Same Mission … LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (June 4, 2013) - Heifer Farm is the new name of Heifer International's Learning Center at Overlook Farm in Rutland, Mass., effective immediately. Programs at Heifer Farm, located 62 miles west of

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Heifer International Observes World Hunger Day

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 28, 2013) – Heifer International on World Hunger Day joins with individuals and organizations around the world to raise awareness of the scourge of world hunger and celebrate the millions of people who have overcome its

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Heifer International CEO Pierre Ferrari to Participate in Chicago Council Symposium

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 17, 2013) – Heifer International’s President and CEO Pierre Ferrari will participate in The Chicago Council Symposium in Washington, D.C. on May 21. The one-day meeting brings together world leaders from science,

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Heifer Village to Host Little Rock Film Festival Screenings, Reception on May 17

LRFF’s and Heifer International’s first-ever “Social Impact Film” category to award $10,000 prize to best filmLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 14, 2013) – Heifer International invites the public to attend free screenings of three of

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Heifer Village Launches “Heifer Hour” Summer Activities

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 2, 2012) – Beginning May 4, 2013 and lasting through the summer, children and their parents can enjoy a new activity every week at Heifer Village in downtown Little Rock. Each Tuesday and Saturday at 11:00 a.m., the

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Patrick Rothfuss Reading, Book Signing May 9 at Heifer Village

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 2, 2013) – Fantasy author and Heifer International supporter Patrick Rothfuss will hold his first reading and book signing in Arkansas at Heifer Village in downtown Little Rock at 7:00 p.m. on May 9. Rothfuss, author of

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Heifer International Gifts Are Unique Mother’s Day Presents

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 25, 2013) - This Mother’s Day, sons and daughters can show their love for the women who have nurtured them by giving a very special gift – a Heifer International donation that will empower mothers around

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Heifer China Staff Safe Following Weekend Earthquake

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 24, 2013) - Heifer International has learned that Heifer China’s staff is safe following a weekend earthquake that struck the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan. The Chinese government is reporting that

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Help End Hunger and Poverty for Cody Belew’s Birthday

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 23, 2013)—When it comes to birthdays, people wish for all kinds of things—ponies, clothes, cars, gift cards. Singer Cody Belew’s birthday wish, though, is a little more audacious—helping families live a

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