In addition to couples, love and happy marriages, St. Valentine is the patron saint of beekeepers—charged with ensuring the sweetness of honey and the protection of beekeepers. Who knew Heifer International had so much in common with good ol’ Valentine?
Even though it's been a short week at Heifer headquarters due to Labor Day on Monday, it has been a very busy one. This week we have our COO, Steve Denne, along with our Vice President of Central and Eastern Europe, Pietro Turilli, visiting
by Steve Denne, Chief Operating OfficerIn concept, a Heifer project is simple: engage communities, mobilize smallholder farmers, train them and provide livestock. Next, we support them in a number of ways and monitor until the project is complete.
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.