- Heifer began publishing World Ark
- Heifer started our Central and Eastern Europe program
- President George H.W. Bush gives Heifer the Presidential End Hunger Award
- Heifer is named as one of the "Seven Ways to Change the World" by the National Peace Corps Association
- Heifer is awarded InterAction's first Mildred Robbins Leet Award for the Advancement of Women for integrating women into field programs
- Heifer begins urban agriculture programs with at-risk youth in major U.S. cities
- Heifer celebrated its 3 millionth Passing on the Gift in China
- Heifer is honored with the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize
- Heifer International headquarters building opens and is awarded Platinum LEED certification.
- Heifer is awarded $42.8 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the East Africa Dairy Development Project
- Heifer Village opens on Heifer International Campus, housing the Murphy Keller Education Center
This list is, of course, not exhaustive. Millions of lives have been transformed during the past 22 years. In a message shown at today's staff event, Heifer CEO Pierre Ferrai put it well:
Numerous Heifer staffers from our global field offices also sent their greetings by way of video...
...and former president Bill Clinton sent his best wishes as well: