In East Africa, Milk is Money

The East Africa Dairy Development project is helping 1 million people pull themselves out of poverty in Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda. These dairy farmers are finding that when they do well, their entire communities do well, too.

Aging India

As young families move to pursue modern jobs in the cities and life expectancy increases, India struggles to address a growing, heartbreaking gap in elder care.

Finding their Voices

Heifer India's recent work focuses on girls' education and women's empowerment. Turns out, once asked, Indian girls have a lot to say about what education and changing views mean to them.

The Day the Sheep Came

A village in Senegal rejoices in the promise of a more abundant future as Heifer places sheep as part of a larger project to improve nutrition and income for 1 million people.

Reporter's Notebook: Big Game

It's hard to explain to a clingy four-year-old that mom's job will take her on a nie-day, 9,000-mile journey to visit development projects in southern Africa, so I told him I was going on a lion hunt instead.