There seems to be a common misconception about nonprofit organizations: we fear data, innovation and the success of other organizations. While I cannot speak for other organizations, I can attest that is not the case at Heifer International.
From the CEO
Read about CEO Pierre Ferrari's daring exploits.
Pope Francis calls for all inhabitants of the Earth to take stock of the current, endangered, status of our planet and to take the necessary actions to change course.
A major scientific study has provided evidence that a livestock-centered, asset-transfer model is successful at moving people out of poverty.
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.