Heifer In The News

Good Morning - The Gratitude of Being


In the year of 2000, I worked on an organic farm – through the Heifer International in Perryville, Arkansas during both spring break of my junior year in university as well as during that summer. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Heifer, its focus is sustainability and it gifts out livestock, seeds, and trees to those in need worldwide.

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Don't get scammed when you give to charities

Local8News - ABC

Before you give to any charity, always do your homework. Bbb.org offers free charity reports. The following is a list of charities accredited by the BBB.

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Day Two: Managua, Heifer International, Jason’s farm

GoUpstate.com - From Farm To Cup

This morning we woke up around 7 a.m., had breakfast and then got into the truck to travel to Heifer International’s Nicaragua office in Managua.

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Give a cow for Christmas…seriously!

Sunbird Farms

Wondering what to get for that person on your Christmas list that has everything…how about giving them nothing, and instead giving someone in poverty the gift of prosperity…a cow! If you haven’t heard of Heifer International, then you’ve come to the right place. At Sunbird farms, we love the idea of using agriculture to make the world better.

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Business Bulletin: Avoid being victim yourself in helping typhoon victims


As the public’s attention and hearts are focused on the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan, BBB Wise Giving Alliance advises donors to take steps to avoid being taken by questionable solicitors or wasting their money on poorly managed relief efforts

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12 Cool Christmas Activities - Get Closer to Your Grandchildren During the Holiday Season

About.com - Grandparenting

If your holiday celebration with your grandchildren is limited to a single day or even two, you are missing out on a lot of fun. Get closer to your grandchildren with these Christmas activities, complete with suggestions for long-distance grandparents.

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Holiday Food Gift Guide


Honor the holiday spirit by donating a farm animal to a struggling family through the non-profit Heifer International. Your gift of a cow, chicken, or sheep helps lift a family out of poverty by providing essentials like food and clothing plus a way to make a living by selling milk, eggs, or cheese.

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First Presbyterian offers holiday shopping alternative


Christmas is a time for giving and as the Season approaches, our thoughts focus on just the right gift for the host of people to whom we give each year. For several decades, as the average American family's standard of living increased, Christmas evolved into a highly commercialized holiday driven seemingly by a "more is better" philosophy.

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Ouachita international students experience U.S. culture on Little Rock field trip

The Signal - Ouachita Baptist University

Providing an opportunity for international students to experience various facets of American history and culture, several Ouachita Baptist University students and sponsors recently traveled to Little Rock for an experiential learning trip. The seven international students and three leaders had the opportunity to visit the Arkansas State Capitol, Arkansas State Fair and Heifer International as part of this semester’s American History and Culture course.

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Buy An ActiveTravels Membership and Support Heifer International

Active Travels

For our holiday promotion this year, we’re partnering with Heifer International. With your help, we hope to give the gift of a water buffalo to a deserving community. Why a water buffalo, you ask?

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