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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The work we do may be serious, but we always need to find the fun.Pierre Ferrari, CEO of Heifer International
I am a woman among women, and my family is well respected in the villageGagnessiri Ndiaye, http://tinyurl.com/qhbuvnn
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.African Proverb
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.
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.
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.
Devota has used money from milk sales to send her children to school and diversify her farm by investing in ducks.
Thanks to the eggs from their ducks, Ulysses and his family have a reliable source of nutrition and income.