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2011-06-07 12:04:00

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heifer Foundation celebrates its 20th anniversary this year by continuing to provide an enduring funding source for Heifer International's programs to end world poverty and hunger while also setting a course for aggressive growth. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110607/DC15655) Heifer Foundation was founded in 1991 to provide ongoing financial backing for Heifer International's philosophy of "passing on the gift" by...

2011-06-02 10:00:00

GREENFIELD, Ind., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As global food insecurity reaches all-time highs, Elanco seeks to be an example of how one company can impact this growing crisis.

2011-04-22 09:46:00

CHICAGO, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, April 15th, 2011 Mediaplanet published one of the most comprehensive guides to Conquering Hunger and distributed it to millions with the help of the Global FoodBanking Network, Feeding America, and Heifer International.

2011-04-02 00:00:00

Leading domain registrar donates to world hunger organization with special sub-cost sale Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) April 1, 2011 In response to recent controversial news about Go Daddy CEO Bob Parsons sharing a video where he boasts about shooting and killing an African elephant, leading domain registrar and web hosting provider Domain.com is offering Go Daddy customers a coupon to transfer their domain names to Domain.com at sub-cost for $4.99/year.

2010-10-28 13:56:00

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Heifer International--a global nonprofit leader of sustainable agricultural development for smallholder farmers--today named Pierre U. Ferrari its chief executive officer.

2010-08-23 07:00:00

Heifer joins millions of people, organizations and governments that support WSPA's movement to end animal cruelty and establish universal animal welfare standards BOSTON, Aug.

2010-06-16 11:39:00

WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rev. David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World, has been named a 2010 World Food Prize laureate, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced today.

2010-01-14 11:44:00

Former board chair to serve as interim chief executive LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Jan.

2010-01-13 19:20:00

Aid will follow first-responders to help families rebuild lives, livelihoods LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Jan.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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