Heifer Project Journal & Bake Sale Results

The kids held a journal & bake sale to raise money for Heifer Project International. With money raised from the sale and other donations, the kids raised $700!

With that money, they purchased the following animals:

Water Buffalo ($250)

Provide rich milk that is high in protein and nutrients
Make farming easier by tilling fields and providing fertilizer

Pig ($120)

Produces as many as 16 piglets that can be sold for income
Creates a steady supply of organic fertilizer, increasing crop yields

Rabbits ($60)

Be sold for income, providing money for medicine
Boost crop production by providing fertilizer

Goat ($120)

Provides milk, cheese and butter for nourishment
Boosts income through sales of extra milk and wool
Encourages better crop yields by creating fertilizer and clearing land

Honeybees ($30)

Boosts income through sales of honey, wax and pollen
Stimulates growth of the family’s crops through pollination

Sheep ($120)

Provides warm clothing for families living in harsh environments
Boosts income through sales of extra wool
Enable families to Pass on the Gift to others quickly

 

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