Media Advisory: Beyond Hunger Communities of Change at Heifer Ranch

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.

Join Heifer International’s ‘Communities of Change’ Event to Celebrate 70 years of Family Farming

What:   This year marks both the 70th anniversary of Heifer International and the United Nations proclamation of 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming. To recognize both of these, Heifer International is hosting Beyond Hunger: Communities of Change at Heifer Ranch. This family friendly event will feature farm animals, Global Village, cheese making demonstrations and speakers. Celebrate what has been accomplished together, while looking ahead to how we can continue to partner to create a more just and sustainable world.

Where:  Heifer Ranch, 55 Heifer Road, Perryville, AR, 72126

When: Saturday, October 4, 2014, from 10 a.m. - 3  p.m.

Media: For more information, to attend this event and/or to arrange interviews with Heifer representatives, contact Allison Stephens at Allison.stephens@heifer.org or at 501-907-2952.

About Heifer International:

Heifer’s mission is to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth. For 70 years, training to improve the lives of those who struggle daily for reliable sources of food and income. Heifer is currently working in more than 30 countries, including the United States, to help families and communities become more self-reliant. For more information, visit www.heifer.org, read our blog, follow us on Facebook or Twitter, 1-888-5HUNGER (888-548-6437).