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Gift of a Cow Changes Family's Fortune in Tanzania
Gift of a Cow Changes Family's Fortune in Tanzania

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Gift of a Cow Changes Family's Fortune in Tanzania

Before connecting with Heifer International Tanzania, Dizouza Ally Mrisho and his family weren’t able to eat every day.

Mother's Day: What I Really Want
Mother's Day: What I Really Want

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Mother's Day: What I Really Want

Guest author Kirsten Heder—wife to actor Jon Heder—talks about what she really wants this Mother's Day.

Heifer Haiti Sends Message of Hope to Nepal Following Earthquake
Heifer Haiti Sends Message of Hope to Nepal Following Earthquake

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Heifer Haiti Sends Message of Hope to Nepal Following Earthquake

Looking at the pictures and videos of the earthquake in Nepal, is an instant reminder of what happened to us here in Haiti five years ago. We...

Long-time Volunteer Group Recounts Dedication to Heifer
Long-time Volunteer Group Recounts Dedication to Heifer

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Long-time Volunteer Group Recounts Dedication to Heifer

Mark Nestleroth is a former Heifer board member and co-chair of the Southeast Pennsylvania Heifer Volunteer Committee. The committee has been...

Sharing and Caring to Spread Happiness
Sharing and Caring to Spread Happiness

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Sharing and Caring to Spread Happiness

On a cool morning, I rode my motorcycle down a small road into the countryside to visit Ut Thi Ky, a project participant of Heifer Vietnam’s...

Belen and her Advocacy
Belen and her Advocacy

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Belen and her Advocacy

Evelyn, or “Belen” as she is called by her neighbors and friends, was an original project participant of the Anduyog program for Families...

Improving Education in a Globalized Society
Improving Education in a Globalized Society

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Improving Education in a Globalized Society

Dr. Steve Robinson, President of the Southern Association of Independent Schools, discusses the role of schools in developing global citizens.

Wu Kaihui Raises Goats for a Better Life
Wu Kaihui Raises Goats for a Better Life

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Wu Kaihui Raises Goats for a Better Life

When Wu Kaihui joined a Heifer China project in 2011 and received a goat, she wasn't too confident she had what it would take to properly care for...

Carmen Vaca: Determined to #MakeItHappen
Carmen Vaca: Determined to #MakeItHappen

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Carmen Vaca: Determined to #MakeItHappen

Carmen Vaca, or Doña “Choca” as everyone knows her, is an exceptional woman. She works with her husband, Saul Herrera, producing cocoa,...

Farming Voices: Andy Bryant on Flowing with the Furrows
Farming Voices: Andy Bryant on Flowing with the Furrows

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Farming Voices: Andy Bryant on Flowing with the Furrows

Andy Bryant, a farmer working with Heifer USA, recently attended the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group's 2015 Conference.