A major scientific study has provided evidence that a livestock-centered, asset-transfer model is successful at moving people out of poverty.
From the CEO
Read about CEO Pierre Ferrari's daring exploits.
HeiferCEO Pierre Ferrari reflects on his week eating on less than $1.50 a day for five days during Live #BelowtheLine week to raise awareness and more than $40,000 for Heifer International.
The United Nations declared 2015 the International Year of Soils. Heifer International helps farmers improve the soil for better yields and to help stop climate change.
In addition to providing training and education to our participating farmers, we at Heifer International take educating the public about the causes and solutions to global hunger and poverty seriously.
Heifer's CEO, Pierre Ferrari, was recently featured on Maria Shriver’s MY PROJECT, a place where she spotlights an individual committed to a social cause.
Adequate, healthful nutrition should be a guaranteed human right. Through livestock and training, Heifer helps make it possible for smallholder farmers and their families.