How To: Not Be a Drip

Did you know that the United States uses 346 million gallons of fresh water every day? Let’s see how we can all work together to save water, and not be a drip. Fix that leaky faucet. One drip a second can waste 2,000 gallons of water per

A Window of Opportunity in Somalia?

Mid morning this morning I read what I consider the most deflating news yet about the crisis in the Horn of Africa: sacks of food aid meant for Somalis dying of starvation are being stolen and sold at nearby markets. From the AP report: In

Weekly Article Roundup

I'm always surprised when it's Friday here at Heifer. I guess we are so busy throughout the days and weeks, Fridays seem to sneak up on me. Last week's weekly article roundup blog was focused on the famine in Somalia and the devistation that the

A Choice No Parent Should Have to Make

We understand that a famine affecting more than 12 million people isn't something that can end quickly. But what we can't understand is why the response to the situation in the Horn of Africa hasn't garnered more attention or why the