Stories from the Field
Heifer does amazing work throughout the world. Read stories of empowerment and transformation.
It has been one year since the community of Belin, Romania, received their Irish heifers. Here’s a snapshot of four Chance for All project participants and how they’re doing today.
Heifer Nepal's Strengthening Livestock Value Chains Project started in April 2012. Since then, 88,000 families have been empowered. Area Vice President Mahendra Lohani shares an update on this innovative program.
Through an innovative tool called Pro-Poor Wealth Creating Value Chain, Heifer is effectively transforming the socioeconomic condition of families in the Asia/South Pacific area.
After becoming a widow, Chuon Sarin found it difficult to provide for her family. With assistance from Heifer Cambodia she now has a successful business through chickens, pigs, and gardening.
Gender equity is key to Heifer's success in bringing an end to hunger and poverty. Heifer uses education, livestock and nutrition as tools to empower women to become leaders in their communities in Southeast Asia.
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.