Stories from the Field
Heifer does amazing work throughout the world. Read stories of empowerment and transformation.
When Ntombi's parents died, she did not know how she would care for her family. Heifer South Africa restored her hope through gifts and training.
When Le Tan Linh attended his first Heifer Vietnam training courses, he did not know the change it would bring to his entire community. Through training he has learned how to be a leader who effectively helps his village overcome poverty.
Passing on the Gift® symbolizes a chain of solidarity and a network of hope, dignity and sustainability among those who need it the most. Heifer families in Mexico continue this tradition through a joyful ceremony.
Beautiful mountains and glaciers attract travelers from all over the world to the rural areas of Georgia. Heifer Georgia is helping develop the ecotourism in these areas through families and horses.
Despite hours of strenuous work, Vahktang Simonyan was barely making enough to support his family. The gift of a cow through Heifer Armenia has made a huge difference for his family.
Heifer International continues its work in the Philippines to create deeper impact for the families we partner with. Hear directly from the families and Heifer leadership on how this is being accomplished.
The Mid-Autumn festival was a fun, carefree opportunity for the children of Heifer Vietnam project participants. The day brought happy moments and motivation for parents who are involved in the Heifer project on the path against poverty and hunger.