Weekend Article Roundup

Heifer's mission is to work with communities to end hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth. This week's articles reflect the our mission by showing that food security and poverty are major topics of discussion.  The U.S. Census Bureau

This Weekend: Clean Up the World

Clean up the World is an annual, global campaign in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme to inspire and empower communities to clean up, fix up and conserve their environment. It's this weekend, and groups from all over the

The People's Farmers Markets

You know the scene: women in yoga pants cruise between tables of heirloom tomatoes, and couples walking their miniature dogs load canvas bags with local produce while a street musician hammers away on steel drums. You can find scenes like this

Heifer Georgia: Meet Our Team

Steve Denne, Heifer International Chief Operating Officer, and Pietro Turilli, Vice President of Central and Eastern European programs, are visiting Heifer projects in Georgia. In the coming days we will share more about their visit, but we first

Record High Poverty Numbers in the U.S.

With a new report about poverty in America out this week, our discussion of the situation is far from over. Just a month ago we were discussing how 1 in 5 children were living in poverty in the U.S. This week the U.S. Census Bureau released

Fostering Young Leaders in Armenia

Steve Denne, Heifer International Chief Operating Officer, and Pietro Turilli, Vice President of Central and Eastern European programs, recently completed a trip to Armenia where they visited Heifer projects and laid the groundwork for the

How To Give Without Spending

We all want to give as much as we can, but many times incomes and budgets won't allow for it. If that's the case then check out these ways you can give without spending. Free Rice Free Rice is an online educational game which is run by the