You know that helping end hunger and poverty is the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list, but the hard part is figuring out which Heifer gift to get. Don’t worry, we’re here to help. There’s a perfect Heifer gift for every relationship—let this matrix be your guide.
Imagine having to go to the bathroom out in the open. To many of us, this scenario sounds like a nightmare. However, for the millions of people living in Asia with no toilets, this is their reality.
Meet Jeffrey Scott, Heifer USA's Appalachia Director and Social Entrepreneur. "I wanted to build a resilient food system for the region that would feed everyone regardless of means."
Jean Pierre Venette belongs to Heifer’s Rural Entrepreneurs for Agricultural Cooperation in Haiti program, or REACH. She and 39 other women work together to promote better crop and animal production while becoming thriving farmers and businesswomen.
For six weeks in September and October, local entrepreneurs in Appalachia participated in Ascent Business Network’s Birds Eye Business Planning Course. The course’s curriculum was co-developed by Heifer International.