Where Heifer Fits Into The Drought

We say it all the time: Heifer is a development organization. I posted yesterday about how you can help the immediate situation in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya. The organizations listed are aid organizations. This is an important distinction. Yes,

Stop Wasting Your Produce

We've heard that rising food prices are here to stay, and we've recently learned that about a third of the food grown for humans–globally–is going to waste. It's summer here in the Northern Hemisphere, and for many of us that means

Mandela Day the Heifer Way

Mr. Ruphus Papole of the Arise and Shine Project in Limpopo province, South Africa. by Claire Hawkridge  Heifer International South Africa The 18th of July is the birthday of former South African president, Nelson Mandela. On that day,

Dr. Nadine Burke: Food and Family

Studies show that eating together improves relationships and makes for healthier, happier kids and families. In this short film from Nourish, pediatrician Dr. Nadine Burke encourages us to make time for shared meals in the home. How do you make the

More Than Business as Usual

Post by Puja Singh, Heifer Nepal Video by Geoff Oliver Bugbee, with Puja Singh as translator Social Entrepreneurs Women’s Cooperatives are run by businesswomen from former Heifer International self-help groups who are determined to put the