Heifer In The News

Wools of New Zealand Holding Fall Sale

Floor Daily

Wools of New Zealand is running a fall sales event called Brilliant Choices from Oct. 15-Nov. 30. As part of the promotion, Wools of New Zealand will make a donation to Shear Joy, a Heifer International program that provides sheep to needy families in Third World countries.

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Raising Awareness About Careers in Architecture


World Architecture Day is coming up, and here in Central Arkansas, it's being used to raise awareness about the profession and to help students pursue a career in the field. Chad Cumming JR. from the Alex Foundation and Michelle Izaguirre with Heifer International are here to explain.

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Give from the Heart: Heifer International

Cooking Light

Tomorrow is October 1, the start of my most favorite month. It’s my birthday month, and I celebrate all month long. With my birthday in sight, I’ve got presents on my mind. But as I reflect on what gifts I’d like this year, I realize I really don’t need anything. Instead, I’m hoping friends and family who want to give me something actually give something to someone else.

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The Key Ingredient in Multi-Channel Fundraising May Not Be What You Expected

Production Interrupted

“The timing need only be miraculous.” I love that catch-phrase. In fact, it’s the backbone of how we built our production management model 28 years ago. Whether you are talking about seasonality or annual appeal, timing is everything in production management and fundraising.

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Students Raise Funds, Principal Pays up With Kiss for Camel

Goshen News

Kari Dyer, principal of Heritage Middle School in Middlebury, kissed a camel during the “Kiss a Camel” fundraising finale at the close of the school’s annual Olweus Bully Prevention Week.

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CORONA: Fair trade crafts marketplace set

The Press-Enterprise

First Presbyterian Church of Corona in California will be sponsoring a fair trade crafts marketplace featuring handmade items from around the world on Sunday, Oct. 6 from noon to 3 p.m. at 950 W. Ontario Ave. in Corona. The proceeds from the sale of each item support foundations and organizations caring for the needs of people, including Heifer International.

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Susan Sarandon Honored at 2nd Annual Beyond Hunger

Westside People

Heifer International, the global aid group helping farmers in developing countries, honored Susan Sarandon for her exceptional support for 17 years at the 2nd Annual Beyond Hunger gala last week.

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Madhubani, India Project - Supported By Elanco

Global Giving

This is the story of Renu Devi. She is aged around 40 years and belongs to Kasturba Mahila Mandal, group no. A-2 of Belha village. Due to extreme poverty, her parents were not able to provide education for her and that’s why she bounded to marry a widower man having four children. Her husband Mr. Indradev Mahto’s first wife too died due to his impoverish poverty. The sudden turn around came into Renu’s life when she joined Kasturba Mahila Mandal a SHG supported by Heifer project.

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Little Rock, AR: Main Street Food Truck Festival in Little Rock planned for Oct. 5

Mobile Food News

Main Street enthusiasts will find the third Main Street Food Truck Festival scheduled for Saturday, October 5 the best one yet, say organizers. The 2013 downtown Little Rock festival will span four city blocks offering street eats from 25 food trucks and food carts, craft selections from 25 Etsy Little Rock vendors, local bands and musicians, a Heifer International Children’s Plaza, street performers and three well stocked beer gardens selling the coldest brew in town!

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Heifer International

What's Gaby Cooking

Last week Thomas and I got dressed up and took a car over to Beverly Hills to support one of my favorite organizations, Heifer International. Meeting the team behind Heifer left me feeling incredibly inspired about the wonderful work they are doing all over the world.

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