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Bringing an End to World Hunger Through Unimaginable Blessings
Today, millions of people who were once hungry will be nourished by milk, eggs and fresh vegetables.
Families who for generations knew only poverty will be building new homes and starting businesses.
Children who once headed out to the fields to do backbreaking work will be heading into schoolrooms to learn to read.
And people who never thought they'd be in a position to help someone else will be experiencing the joy of charitable giving.
How is this possible?
As an organization helping end poverty Heifer's proven approach – more than 65 years in the making – to helping people obtain a sustainable source of food and income.
Cornerstones guide our efforts to end world hunger and care for the earth.
Long-Term Solutions emphasizing community involvement distinguish our work from that of global relief organizations.
"Passing on the Gift" means recipients agree to share the offspring of gift animals with others in need, making them equal partners with Heifer in the fight to end world hunger.
Animal Well-Being guidelines are strictly reinforced with professional veterinary training staff.
The Zero-Grazing Method is a way to raise livestock in shelters that keep them safe from disease and predators, while also keeping the animals from harming crops and vegetation.
Disaster Rehabilitation, with long-term, sustainable development the goal of Heifer's rehabilitation projects.
How We Measure Success shows how people's lives have permanently changed since Heifer came along.