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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

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Heifer International In For The Long Haul In Ecuador Earthquake Recovery


Ecuador is in the midst of recovery after an April earthquake killed over 660 people. Little Rock-based Heifer International has been working with farmers and fishing families in the region just outside the earthquake's epicenter for decades. Oscar CastaƱeda, Vice President of the Americas with Heifer, spoke with KUAR's Jacob Kauffman about the path of recovery efforts... Please click the title of the article to read more!

The poor are not responsible for their poverty and misery. Most of them struggle in conditions that are subhuman, dangerous, full of disease, hunger and despair.
Pierre Ferrari
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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
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I am a woman among women, and my family is well respected in the village
Gagnessiri Ndiaye,
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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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