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Heifer’s Theory of Change: Our Formula for Success

Providing the Tools for Economic Stability

Our unique approach involves enhancing the capacity of vulnerable small-scale farmers, especially women, to secure their livelihoods. Multiplied by strong social capital and women’s empowerment, our work results in a sustainable solution to world hunger and poverty.

Each component of our Theory of Change is the result of our ongoing work to end poverty and hunger throughout the world. Through experience and research, we have crafted each of these points with care and thoughtfulness.

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  •  Increase in Income & Assets
  •  Food Security & Nutrition
  •  Environment
  •  Women's Empowerment
  • Social Capital