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Heifer Frugal, Green, and Educational Vacation, Arkansas

Updated on May 25, 2020
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Lori has traveled Arkansas from the backwoods to the Capitol. GPS, frugal travel

Heifer International Successful Brownfield Project*

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Courtesy - Heifer Int'l HeadQuarters Little Rock, ArkansasHeifer Intl Parking Lot design no ground water pollutionHeifer from the side where grey water is cycled through man made wetlandHeifer Sculpture w/ Headquarters in the backgroundCourtesy of Clinton Library at Night
Courtesy - Heifer Int'l HeadQuarters Little Rock, Arkansas
Courtesy - Heifer Int'l HeadQuarters Little Rock, Arkansas | Source
Heifer Intl Parking Lot design no ground water pollution
Heifer Intl Parking Lot design no ground water pollution | Source
Heifer from the side where grey water is cycled through man made wetland
Heifer from the side where grey water is cycled through man made wetland | Source
Heifer Sculpture w/ Headquarters in the background
Heifer Sculpture w/ Headquarters in the background | Source
Courtesy of Clinton Library at Night
Courtesy of Clinton Library at Night | Source

How Heifer Feeds the World

Heifer International Headquarters is located in Little Rock, Arkansas. If you don't know Heifer and have a charitable heart, learn all you can. Heifer does fundraising as a charity, but they do things differently.

A wise proverb; "Give a man a fish, and he will eat for a day, teach a man to fish, and he will eat for a lifetime" is how Heifer International operates.

When Heifer solicits funds, it is in for agricultural purchases, which go to third-world countries, tribes in poverty, and other parts of the world, where entire villages are starving for lack of food.

Heifer's unique program makes gifts of chickens, ducks, goats, rabbits, heifers, and even the Noah's Ark Menagerie; which is a whole lot of critters. Not only do they provide the livestock and fowl, but they go along, and assist the communities they help, with growing their herds, and becoming an agri-business.

Heifer Ranch is located in Perryville, Arkansas, about 45 minutes from Little Rock. You could do both the ranch and headquarters in one day, but for the full experience, take a couple of days, stay at the ranch overnight, and then hit the headquarters.

Contact Heifer and request their Catalog, or save postage and paper and view it online.

The Link is below. When you come to Arkansas, make sure you come to the Headquarters and the Ranch. You will realize that goodness does exist in the world, and it is easy to be a part of it.

Heifer International Headquarters and Ranch

Heifer International gps coordinates 34.74505,-92.25866:
1 World Ave, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA

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Heifer International Headquarters, Little Rock, AR

Heifer Ranch, 55 Heifer Rd, Perryville, AR 72126:
Heifer Ranch, 55 Heifer Rd, Perryville, AR 72126

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Agricultural Ranch of 1200 acres where education and animal husbandry are practiced. Youth groups are encouraged to apply for participation.

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Water is Life

The Heifer Parking Lot design is most amazing. Automobiles drip oil and exhaust juice. They leak and whine and make nasty messes every day.

An instrumental design of the Brownfield Revitalization program for Heifer. the parking lot contains all of the toxins left by vehicles. Once a Superfund property Heifer Headquarters is LEED certified.

Initially, they formed a committee, did scientific planning and studies to make this facility as green as possible and really cleaned up this area.

Heifer International Headquarters is called a ZeroWater facility. They recycle ALL their water. Around the property are wetland marshes, created to use and reuse all of the waste and water.**

Oil and other toxins from autos cannot escape their encapsulated parking lot system. Whether or not you take the "tour" you can go see the Headquarters grounds, and certainly check out the innovative parking lot design!

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The End - Of Hunger

Transportation in Downtown Little Rock - Heifer Headquarters

Heifer International headquarters is located near the Clinton School of Public Service, and the Clinton Presidential Library those are in walking distance and are wheelchair accessible.

To enjoy many other of the sights along William Clinton Avenue downtown Little Rock, access the Trams, or metro buses.

Check the Central Arkansas Transit (CAT) link below for routes and pricing.

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This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

Ā© 2010 Lori J Latimer


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