CATEGORY: PROJECTS & FAMILIES

Together, our work empowers small-scale farmers and their families to achieve socially, economically and environmentally secure lives!

For over 70 years, Heifer International has been finding solutions to end hunger and poverty. We've had an impact in more than 125 countries and helped over 22.6 million families, but there is still work to do. Below you will find stories highlighting the impact of your support. With the help of donors, volunteers and all Heifer supporters, we continue to work together to fight hunger and poverty, all while caring for the Earth. To learn more about Heifer International's approach, work and impact in the field visit www.heifer.org/ending-hunger/index.html.

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If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
African Proverb
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Dang Hong Thuy from Vietnam

Vietnam

Thuy received the gift of geese and they have been a perfect match on her small farm. The training she received provided essential knowledge in their care.

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Gladys from Uganda

Uganda

The chickens her grandmother received made it possible for her to care for Gladys and her 11 cousins who have been orphaned by HIV/AIDS.

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Emilia from Slovakia

Emilia is a member of the impoverished Roma community and the chickens her family received are empowering them to overcome the severe discrimination her people face.

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Devota from Rwanda

Rwanda

Devota has used money from milk sales to send her children to school and diversify her farm by investing in ducks.

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Ulysses from Nicaragua

Nicaragua

Thanks to the eggs from their ducks, Ulysses and his family have a reliable source of nutrition and income.

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Sinath from Cambodia

Cambodia

Sinath says, "I think Passing on the Gift® was the best activity in our life. I was so excited."

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Judeth from Kenya

Kenya

Judeth is an orphan whose adopted family received chickens from Heifer donors and has since been able to invest in growing their farm.

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Edwin from Guatemala

Guatemala

When Edwin's mother received 10 chickens, she was overwhelmed with gratitude by the kindness of strangers.

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Nancy from Ecuador

Ecuador

The chickens Nancy received from Heifer made an immediate difference. Now she can earn income to pay for her children's education.