As an organization, we are committed to working to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth. This also includes committing to providing a long-term sustainable solution for food security to our projects worldwide.
In the United States, we're working in the Delta and Appalachia to provide resources and training for farmers to begin providing for their family and community. Take a look at these articles regarding our Seeds of Change project and poverty in the U.S.
- Heifergraphic: Seeds of Change
- Hot Off the Press: World Ark May Issue
- From the CEO: Fighting Poverty Locally
- Poverty: Salvation Army Report Concludes Americans Don't Have Accurate Picture of Poverty via HuffPost Impact
We are also excited to hear President Obama and the G8 commitment to food security. Heifer CEO, Pierre Ferrari wrote a post today regarding how we welcome their announcement today that brings private and public sectors together to make a difference in Africa.