Give the gift of a water buffalo

Bal Kumari Karki’s family received a water buffalo from Heifer. The gift of a water buffalo has changed their lives forever.

For $250, you can make a difference to another family just like the Karkis.

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Bal Kumari Karki
Chanwanbari Village, Nepal
Bal Kumari Karki
Chanwanbari Village, Nepal
  • Not only are they sturdy work animals, but they can also provide rich milk to make cheese and provide nourishment for hungry children.
  • A farmer can plant four times more rice with a water buffalo than by hand, meaning a more bountiful harvest.
  • The carabao, a type of water buffalo, is the national animal of the Philippines. A water buffalo is often considered a farmer’s most prized possession.
  • Water buffalo prefer to wallow in mud and water, and are used to hot temperatures. This makes them perfect for tilling fields in humid South Asian climates.