Press Releases

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

Heifer International Seeking Information about Staff, Families Following Serious Earthquake in China

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 22, 2013) - Heifer International continues to pursue information about the safety and condition of Heifer China staff, volunteers and project families in the wake of the strong earthquake that struck the southwestern

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Heifer Cambodia Facilitator Wins $10,000 Award

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (April 2, 2013) – Ley Savorn, a facilitator in one of Heifer International’s projects in Cambodia, has been selected as a winner in the Students Rebuild Awards featuring Half the Sky Movement. She plans to use the

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Cody Belew to Film Music Video at Heifer Village

Public Invited to be in Music Video for “Say Love” in Downtown Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 25, 2013) – This Saturday, March 30, Heifer International is inviting the public to be a part of Cody Belew’s music video for

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Pack their Easter Basket With a Special Treat

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Mar 22, 2013) – This Easter, Heifer International offers families a unique twist on the usual Easter basket goodies of chocolate and plastic eggs–a gift that will change lives. Heifer International offers

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Final Week to Win a Trip of a Lifetime to Peru From Garnet Hill and Heifer International

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Mar 11, 2013) – The Garnet Hill Pass on the Gift® in Peru Sweepstakes enters its final days today, with a deadline of March 12. The grand prize winner will receive an all-inclusive trip for two to the ancient Incan

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Heifer Village Hosts “Spring Fling” For Families

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 7, 2012) – On Saturday, March 16, children and grownups alike can enjoy Heifer International’s Spring Fling at Heifer Village in downtown Little Rock. Winter is ending, and families can enjoy a variety of spring

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On International Women’s Day, Create Change Through Heifer International

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 4, 2013) – Heifer International is urging its supporters to take action on March 8, International Women’s Day, on behalf of women worldwide who struggle with hunger and poverty. At www.heifer.org/womensday,

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Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn Announce Half the Sky Movement: The Game to Help Empower Women and Girls Around the World

NICHOLAS KRISTOF AND SHERYL WUDUNN ANNOUNCE HALF THE SKY MOVEMENT: THE GAMETO HELP EMPOWER WOMEN AND GIRLS AROUND THE WORLD. EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY GAMES FOR CHANGE, THE GAME WILL LAUNCH ON FACEBOOK ON MARCH 4TH Support from Zynga.org, Ford

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World Ark Tablet Edition Nominated for “Best of the Web” Award

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (March 1, 2013) – The recently launched tablet edition of World Ark magazine, a publication of nonprofit Heifer International, has been named a finalist for a min 2013 Best of the Web award. The Holiday 2012 edition of the

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Bill Williams, Benefactor of Overlook Farm, Left Lasting Legacy

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Feb. 25, 2012) - Heifer International is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of William “Bill” Williams in Rutland, Mass. Williams, 92, donated 300 acres of Overlook Farm land to Heifer in 1983 to keep the land in

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