Heifer In The News

5 Things to See and Do This Week

LA Confidential

Join humanitarian honoree Susan Sarandon, performers The Band Perry, event co-host Geena Davis, and more at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel for cocktails and an elegant seated dinner to help end world hunger and poverty.

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Band Perry Team Up With Heifer International to Fight Hunger Read

The Rolling Stone

The Band Perry don’t kick off their full tour until November, but the country trio will play a special one-off show in Los Angeles this Thursday, September 19th, to benefit Heifer International and their fight to end global hunger. The gig, at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel, will also see Susan Sarandon being honored for her work with Heifer International.

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Hiefer Hike Set for October 6

thedailyreview.com

Pennsylvania - The Valley's Presbyterian churches have again organized a walk in support of Heifer International. The fourth Heifer Hike, a five-mile walk through the Valley, will take off from the Athens Presbyterian Church at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6.

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Farmer Plants Sustainable Communities in Africa

deliciousliving.com

We’re all familiar with charitable donations, but Heifer International uses charity in a unique way. By providing key natural resources, the idea is to build communities that are self-determined and sustainable. In a sense, the decades-old organization works continuously to put itself out of a job.

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Back-to-School Inspiration: Wallingford Student's 'Transformation' Philanthropy

Connecticut Magazine

Ryan Bell, an inspirational Heifer International supporter, was recently selected as a regional scholarship winner from the Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program, which comes with a $1,000 scholarship. He is among nearly 200 students receiving the scholarship, out of 35,000 nominees nationwide.

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Dairy and Chicken Farming Beneficial to Tanzanian Districts

The Dairy Site

Heifer International Tanzania has come up with the Kilosa-Bagamoyo dairy and chicken farming project so as to ensure that rural families in both districts are transforming their livelihood through livestock keeping in modern methods.

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Kilosa, Bagamoyo Benefit from Heifer International Dairy and Chicken Farming

IPP Media

Heifer International Tanzania has come up with the Kilosa-Bagamoyo dairy and chicken farming project so as to ensure that rural families in both these districts are transforming their livelihood through livestock keeping in modern methods.

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Susan Sarandon to be Honored at Heifer International Gala

Look to the Stars

Heifer International will host the 2nd Annual “Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table,” gala event on September 19, 2013 at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, where Susan Sarandon will be honored for her commitment to end world hunger and poverty.

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Rankin Selects Heifer International “Hunger” Winner

No Such Agency Blog

Renowned photographer Rankin and The Hunger were inspired to begin a project to further expand the mission of Heifer International. Together, Rankin and Hunger invited aspiring photographers to submit photos in a competition portraying what the word “hunger” meant to them.

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ISU and Heifer International to Partner to End World Hunger

Iowa State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Iowa State University and Heifer International, an international development nonprofit organization, have agreed to explore new opportunities and projects to use science to address world hunger and poverty.

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