Heifer International's rehabilitation efforts in the Philippines are ongoing after typhoon Haiyan hit the island nation seven months ago. Hear an update from staff who traveled there recently, and learn how you can double your gift today to help families like these who are affected by future disasters.
Heifer does amazing work throughout the world. Read stories of empowerment and transformation.
When you live somewhere with the nickname “The city of eternal heat” you probably expect it to be hot. Hot is okay. However, over the past couple of decades, climate change has made it harder and harder for families to manage their response to heat.
If anyone deserves a comfortable bed at the end of a long day, it’s Elizabeth Ngon Diouf, a single mother of six. But until recently she had no bed at all.
Through Heifer Peru’s project in her community, Ángela was able to learn valuable skills in sheep raising, manure preparation for fertilizer, gender equality and general animal well-being.
In December 2011, Heifer China introduced a new cattle breeding technology to the community and showed farmers how the environmentally friendly “barn” method could preserve their land and increase their profits.
The 6.1-magnitude earthquake that rocked Nicaragua Thursday was felt by Heifer farmers and staff, but no injuries, damages or losses were reported in our working areas.
Heifer Romania developed a project to not only improve incomes and nutrition for many families, but also to help save the species of water buffalo that has been in the country since the 15th century.