School Field Trip Contest 

By fundraising for Heifer through your school, you could win a chance to see Heifer's work first-hand. The top five schools will choose one teacher to travel to one of our projects and see the impact their gifts have on child nutrition. 

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Get started with these free educational and fundraising programs catered to any age group.

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Read to Feed

Duration: 3-6 weeks
Elementary Age

Nurture a love of reading while helping others around the world with our reading incentive program. Students collect pledges based on number of books read or time spent reading.

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Global Study Guides

Duration: You Choose
Middle or High School

Explore topics related to our work with these in-depth interactive guides. A great way to incorporate nonfiction reading about real-world issues, each topic contains links to articles and definitions of key terms, as well as videos, infographics, photos and more.

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Milk Money Program

Duration: 1–2 Weeks
All Ages

Create a service project that raises money to help students like those in Tanzania have fresh milk to drink every day. Inspire your students to help young people like themselves with tips from our easy-to-follow teacher’s guide.

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Learn more about how to create your own fundraiser to raise money for Heifer through your school.

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Contest Overview


Win a trip to see Heifer’s work in person! The five schools that raise the most fundraising dollars for Heifer’s School Field Trip Contest will win the opportunity to send one adult representative chosen by your principal to experience the impact of your fundraising efforts.


Heifer School Field Trip Contest is open to all schools in the United States (public or private) for the dates of August 1, 2019 through June 15, 2021.

Contest and Criteria

The five schools that raise the most money for Heifer will be eligible to choose one adult participant, administrator or teacher to travel to visit a Heifer projects July 2021. You don’t have to imagine what it’s like to visit a Heifer Project in Guatemala, you can experience it for yourself.


Round-trip economy airfare from school city’s closet airport to Heifer’s choice of project, in-country hotels, transfers and meals. Souvenirs and incidental expenses are the responsibility of the winners. 

How Your Class Can Help

By raising funds through one of our school programs, your class can help alleviate hunger by providing nutritious foods to children all over the world. We have grade-appropriate materials that help your students understand the power of working together to achieve an end to hunger.

Contest Policies

Visit our contest policies page to learn more about our active contests.

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