Heifer In The News

Blog Action Day - Heifer International

Gina's Library of Reviews

Founded in 2007, Blog Action Day brings together bloggers from different countries, interests and languages to blog about one important global topic on the same day. Past topics have included Water, Climate Change, Poverty, Food and the Power of We, with over 25,000 blogs taking part since 2007.

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Rural Women Take Power Over Poverty

Huffington Post

The future health and well-being of the Earth and its inhabitants is largely in the hands of rural women. Our job is to make sure they have the tools and training they need.

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Garnet Hill Cares: $25,000 Raised for Heifer International

Threads by Garnett Hill

We recently sent one lucky winner to Peru with Heifer International® for our Pass On The Gift® IN PERU sweepstakes, and now we’re proud to announce we’ve just reached our goal of raising $25,000 for the award-winning organization dedicated to ending world hunger. With every coat or jacket purchased, we donated $20 to Heifer — thanks to YOU!

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How Heifer International Builds on the Benefits of Fair Trade

Fair Trade USA

Two years ago I had the opportunity to visit a Fair Trade certified farm for the first time.... We could see firsthand what it looks like to be a Fair Trade banana farmer in Ecuador and how Heifer International’s work helps take the benefits of Fair Trade membership a step farther.

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Stella Niagara campus observe Peace Week

Niagara Frontier Publications

Students, faculty and administrators of Stella Niagara Education Park celebrated Peace Week from Sept. 30 through Oct. 4. The campus is collecting returnable plastic bottles to raise money for Heifer International.

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Heifer Farm in Rutland, Massachusetts

Orange Slices: Just a Little Slice of Life in Orange, Connecticut

The Youth Group took a trip to Heifer Farm in Rutland, MA last weekend for activities at their Harvest Festival. I'll be posting photos over the next few days from Saturday.

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Read to Feed Online Workshops for Educators

AFP Blog: Recent News of Note

Educators and teachers can go online to learn how to effectively implement Heifer International's Read to Feed program and connect with other teachers engaging in the program through online workshops.

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Immanuel Church-on-the-Hill's Pumpkin Sale is Underway

DelRay Patch

Immanuel Church-on-the-Hill’s annual charitable pumpkin patch is underway, with proceed going to charities including Heifer International.

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Farming Eden in Tanzania

Humanosphere

This exceptionally green plot stands out as an outlier compared to the surrounding area. In a time of little rainfall for the majority of the country, Ndetaniswa Zadok Kitomary has a thriving plot of land thanks to an NGO perfect storm.

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1000s of Bloggers to shine light on Human Rights for Blog Action Day on Oct 16, 2013

PitchEngine

Thousands of bloggers from 100s of countries come together on October 16 to discuss Human Rights on Blog Action Day.

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