Heifer In The News

Help raise funds during the 33rd annual CROP Hunger Walk in Bay City


Last year, 115 people hit the sidewalks in Bay City to raise more than $10,000 for the 32nd annual CROP Hunger Walk, sponsored by Church World Service and area churches. This year, organizers hope to raise even more money and see 150 people participate in the event, with proceeds going to Bay County Food Pantry Network, with the remaining going to organizations such as Church World Services, CARE, Heifer International, Catholic Relief Services and American Joint Jewish Distribution, to name a few.

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The Band Perry Performs on the Talk, Arsenio Hall, Beyond Hunger

BWW Music World.com

Award-winning superstar sibling trio, THE BAND PERRY, took over the airwaves last week, performing their new single "Don't Let Me Be Lonely" and chatting with Arsenio Hall and the ladies of The Talk. The Band Perry also performed at the 2nd Annual "Beyond Hunger: A Place At the Table" - a fundraiser to help end world hunger and poverty -honoring Academy Award winning actress Susan Sarandon and hosted by Heifer International.

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The Band Perry Performs at Heifer International Gala

Music News Nashville

Following Susan Saradon’s acceptance of the Noble Globe Award at Heifer International's 2nd annual Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table, The Band Perry took the stage to perform for guests. Their rousing performance, which began with “Pioneer” and ended with “Done” had the crowd on their feet and dancing.

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The Band Perry Honor Susan Sarandon at the Heifer International Gala

Country Music Tattle Tale

As Susan Sarandon walked on stage at Sunday night's 2nd Annual Heifer International Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table gala, to a standing ovation, you could see the pride in her eyes. Sarandon would accept the Noble Globe Award for her work with the organization. Following Ms. Saradon’s acceptance of the honor, The Band Perry took the stage to perform for guests.

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Ecuadorian Agro-Ecology Field Study Tour

Fairfield Bay News

Carolyn Goettsch of Edgemont recently toured Ecuador with a group of California volunteers for Heifer International. Working with farmers in Ecuador since 1954, Heifer volunteers conducted an agro-ecology field study of Heifer’s community development of small scale rural Ecuadorian farmers.

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Gicumbi Co-Operative Transforms Lives of Rural Dairy Farmers

In 2 East Africa

It all started in 2000 when Heifer Project International, a local NGO, donated over 300 Friesian cows to poor households in Gicumbi District in Northern Province. So overtime milk production increased, but there was no market. This prompted 330 dairy farmers in the district to form an association to market their milk as a group, giving birth to IRKIB Co-operative Society.

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Evangel social work students to experience poverty in Heifer International program

Evangel University

Ten students and two faculty sponsors in the social work program at Evangel University will visit the legendary Heifer Ranch in Perryville, Ark., Sept. 26-28.

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Off to see Wizard…and the new C-G!

British Weekly

We dashed off to our own event at the Fahey/Klein gallery honoring the winning photograph taken by Daylon Soh depicting his idea of ‘Hunger’.

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'Thelma & Louise' Reunion: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis Reunite 22 Years Later

HuffPost Celebrity

They starred together in the career-making film "Thelma & Louise" 22 years ago, when both were in their 30s and 40s. But the love between Susan Sarandon, 66, and Geena Davis, 57, has only grown, judging from the photographs of the pair happily posing on the red carpet Thursday night in Los Angeles. The actresses and friends held hands and sat next to each other at Montage Beverly Hills for Heifer International's "Beyond Hunger: A Place At The Table" gala, a charity event benefiting marginalized women.

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Entertainment: Celebrity Photos

The Kansas City Star

Actress Diane Lane, left, and actress and honoree Susan Sarandon attend the 2nd Annual "Beyond Hunger: A Place at the Table" at the Montage Beverly Hills Hotel on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)

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