Today is International Literacy Day. As an organization that relies heavily on training and education for the success of our projects, Heifer is taking part in the observance of a day that calls attention to the 780 million adults who do
Would it bug you to find a cricket in your cookie or an ant in your omelette? On the menu around the world, insects are a cheap and plentiful protein source that's catching on with foodies in the United States. You can read about this creeping
As we mentioned in our previous post, Steve Denne, and Pietro Turilli, are traveling throughout Armenia this week. We'll be sharing some updates about their project visits and the groundwork they're laying for the expansion of our anti-hunger
From left: Pietro Turilli, Steve Denne, Knarine Ghazanchyan, Mariam Asoyan and Arsen Mkrtchyan plan Heifer Armenia's new initiatives. by Liana Hayrapetyan and Emma Sargsyan Steve Denne, Heifer International Chief Operating
One of the easiest things we can do to help the Earth is to recycle. Not only is recycling easy, it also has some of the greatest benefits such as: saving energy, conserving natural resources and limiting pollution. How to get started with
Shamim Okolloh is a graduate student at the Clinton School of Public Service and is completing her service project with Heifer Uganda, collaborating with the Mbale Secondary School in eastern Uganda. We've shared with you what we
Even as Heifer Ranch rebuilds and continues recovering from this spring's tornado damage, the summer volunteers can't help but have fun. They recently shared a video with us they recorded to a tune you might recognize.
Story and photo by: Thailand Lahu Baptist Convention,Heifer Thailand Project Partner Mrs. Matha Chaichawanakorn, 39, lives in Pa Yang Lahu ethnic village in Mae Fah Luang district, Chiang Rai province, Thailand. She lives with her husband, Mr.
Name: Clementine Lah Title: Administrator/Human Resource Officer Location: Bamenda, Cameroon, West Africa Hobbies: Singing, sewing and volunteering at church How long have you worked for Heifer? 15 years in February2011 What attracted you to
Before I roundup this week's articles, I want to highlight a couple of things on the blog this week. If you've been keeping up, you've probably been reading some of Brooke's stories about how Heifer is working with fair trade banana growers.