Uganda: Biogas Program Wins InterAction Award

As part of phase 2 of their Best Practices & Innovations (BPI) Initiative, which focused on the ways that international NGOs help build the capacity of local implementing partners working in food security and agriculture, InterAction has selected Heifer International's Uganda Domestic Biogas Program as one of the round...

From Poverty to Prosperity in Vietnam

Heifer International has helped many extremely needy families escape the crushing weight of poverty. Each family's story is unique and wonderful, but for some the change is just plain amazing. In the small village of Tan Hung, Vietnam, one father's drive to support his family has led to jobs...

Zambia: Florence Yotamu's Testimony

Florence Yotamu is the chairperson of Twalumba Women's Draft Cattle Project and has been divorced since 1996. She says her husband abandoned her with three sons for an educated woman. Farming was the option she turned to in order to support herself and her three children. On rented land...

Glara's Dream Comes True

"Granny" Glara Saroyan, 60, was born and raised in Armenia. After an earthquake in 1988 left her home and livestock totally destroyed, Glara and her family found themselves living in a small wooden shelter, with limited resources. All of this changed when she received the gift of a pig...