Aging India

As young families move to pursue modern jobs in the cities and life expectancy increases, India struggles to address a growing, heartbreaking gap in elder care.

Finding their Voices

Heifer India's recent work focuses on girls' education and women's empowerment. Turns out, once asked, Indian girls have a lot to say about what education and changing views mean to them.

The Day the Sheep Came

A village in Senegal rejoices in the promise of a more abundant future as Heifer places sheep as part of a larger project to improve nutrition and income for 1 million people.

Reporter's Notebook: Big Game

It's hard to explain to a clingy four-year-old that mom's job will take her on a nie-day, 9,000-mile journey to visit development projects in southern Africa, so I told him I was going on a lion hunt instead.

Guardians of the Forest

A Heifer project adjacent to Kusungu National Park in western Malawi saves habitat by helping families develop sustainable sources of protein, fuel and savings.