Projects & Families

A Group of Students Promise to Be the People

The Renaissance Council Chapter of The Junior State of America ( is delighted to know that its fundraising efforts has made it possible to support a Heifer International project in Romania. Click the title of this story to read more...

Projects & Families

66 More Heifers in Flight

The second Irish airlift committed for Heifer Romania’s Milk for Orphans Project landed successfully at the Timisoara airport on January 17th.

Projects & Families

Cow Close-Up

Salajan Maria Marius, 75, tends to Mendruta, a Romanian Spotted Cow her son, Salajan Marius, received through Heifer, on their family farm in the village of Giurtelecul Simleului, Romania.

Projects & Families

Irish Heifers Given to Romanian Women on International Women’s Day

Of the 66 Irish heifers that landed one month ago in Romania, 45 were distributed yesterday, on March 8th, for International Women’s Day as Heifer gifts to 45 women from Rasca, Cluj County.


Students from Purdue University, Banat Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine University (Romania) 2010

Dr. Mark Russell, along with other faculty from Purdue’s Agronomy Department, co-led a class called “Exploring International Animal Industries” on a visit to Romania.