On April 25, 2015, Nepal experienced its largest earthquake in 80 years. The damage spared little, including the homes and livelihoods of thousands of Heifer participants. In the year since, Heifer Nepal has successfully assisted more than 31,000 families in the rebuilding process.
Together, Johnston Middle School students logged over 2,200 books and raised $10,084! Here's how Ms. Ritchie got it started.
March 8 was International Women’s Day—a day to celebrate women and their contributions to the world. Despite this global, 24-hour celebration, women farmers continue to be overlooked and don’t receive the recognition they deserve.
This stirring mini-documentary by Ripple Effect Images tells the story of Sofia Arivilca, 64 and homeless for most of her life, building her first home of her own with the help of her community and Heifer International's Healthy Homes initiative.
The World Economic Forum predicted this year that the gender gap won't close entirely until 2133. 117 years is too long to wait. Read how Heifer is working to close the gender gap.
COBAN, Guatemala—Pablo Moreno’s passion for cardamom began in his childhood, when his parents grew it near their home. As he learned more about the spice’s unique flavor and health benefits, he began to ask himself, Why are we exporting all our cardamom? Why don’t we use it? Guatemala exports more...
We have great news to share about for our Read to Feed teachers and students! We have a $50,000 matching gift challenge that will match every dollar raised by Read to Feed students and classrooms around the country.
Get excited about eating fresh food straight from local farms this spring and summer, because CSA season is upon us! Heifer International, in collaboration with Foodshed Farms, supports a CSA right here in Arkansas.
We’re excited to be a sponsor of the Little Rock Marathon activities on March 4 – 6 this year, all the more so because more than 30 Heifer staff members will be running. Read what our own country director from Ecuador, Rosa Rodriguez, says about why she’s running this...
Recent research on livestock-based asset transfer models, including our own, are showing exciting results. Having scientific evidence that the model we use is successful is extremely valuable.