Heifer Trainings End Violence Against Women

Mr. You Saroeun helps his wife on the farm instead of drinking and committing violence against her. Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. From United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's official

Turkey Time

Happy Thanksgiving! Sure, it's the most American of holidays, but the United States doesn't have the corner on turkeys. In fact, Israelis eat the most turkey per person, usually spit-roasted from a shawarma stand or in schnitzel form. The United

Drinking Yogurt: Photo of the Week

Photo by Dero Sanford In Uganda, farmers participating in Heifer biogas and dairy cattle projects are going beyond selling surplus milk. One farmer in the Seeta-Misindye Heifer Project started his own drinkable yogurt business. It's a tasty source

Building Peace in Cambodia

One of the aspects of Heifer’s work around the world that doesn’t always get mentioned is peace building. Heifer was there after World War II delivering heifers to Japan and Germany. We even took chicks to Korea during

How to End Hunger This Thanksgiving

“If you can’t feed a hundred people, feed just one.” - Mother Theresa 1. Volunteer at a Soup Kitchen Whether you have Thanksgiving lunch or dinner with your family, why not add a new tradition of volunteering at a soup

Share a Sheep: Ewe Will Be Thanked

Feliciana's daughter, Flor Isabel. Photo by Jake Lyell. Domesticated by humans nearly 12,000 years ago, sheep provide a number of benefits to families. Their wool has long been used for clothing, and sheep milk and meat are full of nutrients that