Heifer In The News

TSA Middle School Students Take an ‘Epic Field Trip’

The Herald of Randolph

Three weeks ago, the middle school students at The Sharon Academy embarked on an epic field trip—visiting Peru, Guatemala, Tibet, Kenya, Mexico Poland, Ghana, and the Appalachian region of the U.S.—all in three days at Heifer Farm in Rutland, Massachussetts.

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Butterfly Woman: Heifer International and Food Justice---Looking Beyond the Cuddly Animals

Daily Kos

Most people who recognize the name Heifer International think of it as “that group that gives animals.” Those who know a bit more are probably familiar with Heifer’s policy of “passing on the gift.” When a family receives a gift of livestock from Heifer, it is always with the understanding that the first offspring of that animal will be passed on to another family.

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Alliance of Premier International Charities Announced Global Impact Continues to Lead Workplace Giving For International Groups


Global Impact is proud to announce its Charity Alliance partners for the 2013 workplace giving season. The Charity Alliance features 81 of the most effective and recognized U.S.-based international organizations, ranging from large agencies with worldwide reach, such as Doctors Without Borders, World Vision, CARE, Heifer International, Save the Children, and The United States Fund for UNICEF, to charities providing vital services on a smaller scale.

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Help Me Give a Heifer!

Grace Walton

For years I’ve been a big fan of Heifer International. I’ve always wanted to ‘gift’ a heifer. But the cost is above my budget- $500. This morning as I was doing my devotional I realized I could donate a portion from the royalties of my books and maybe fund a heifer. That was such an exciting thought!

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Susan Sarandon To Feature On CNN's Impact Your World

Look to the Stars

Susan Sarandon will feature on today’s edition of CNN’s Impact Your World, and will talk about her work with Heifer International, a nonprofit focused on ending hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth.

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Harvest supper is fundraiser for Heifer International

Connections Sun Journal

The local communities are invited to a harvest potluck supper and decorated pumpkin contest at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. This fundraiser for Heifer International and will be held at the Wilkins Community House next to the Waterford Congregational Church on Plummer Hill in Waterford Flat. Bring a dish to share.

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Sarandon's Quest to End World Hunger


Academy Award winning actress and Heifer International activist says empowering women is key to solving hunger crisis.

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how would you like a cow?

It's NOT about me

How would you like a cow? That's probably not a question you have ever been asked, but I'll tell you why I brought it up.

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Heifer Farm says thanks

The Landmark

Heifer Farm in Rutland would like to thank everyone who came out to the farm for our Global Harvest Festival on Oct. 5 and 6. Many families even braved the rain on Sunday to enjoy hayrides to the pumpkin patch, taste international food, and enjoy family-fun activities like bursting piñatas, pressing apple cider, making Tibetan prayer flags and Guatemalan worry dolls, and feeding the goats.

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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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