What’s wrong with the Heifer Project?

‘They landed up at my house and made me take this cow,’ protests Kamlabai Gudhe in Lonsawala, Wardha. ‘I said we don’t want this. We have never kept cattle and don’t know how to. Give one of us a job, any work. …This brute eats more than all us in this house put together. And we don’t get more than four litres of milk in a day from it.’


The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation

The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation is a nonprofit charity dedicated to planting edible, fruitful trees and plants to benefit the environment and all its inhabitants.


Livestock Gift Charities Do Not Help Poor Nations

“‘If people have paid money for 5,000 animals, fewer than 200 will actually get there-I can bet on it. This is cynical exploitation of animals and poor people,’ Mrs. Gandhi alleged. ‘Basically [livestock gift schemes] are a fundraising mechanism.'”


Food for Life Global

Food for Life Global’s primary mission is to bring about peace and prosperity in the world through the liberal distribution of pure veg meals prepared with love.


Feed the World

“People go hungry because much of arable land is used to grow feed grain for animals…in the U.S., 157 million tons of cereals, legumes and vegetable protein – all suitable for human consumption – is fed to livestock to produce just 28 million tons of animal protein in the form of meat.”


Do You Love People or Animals?

“The fact is that those who care about animals are more likely to care about people too. Sociologists and criminologists know only too well that violence to animals and violence to people, especially to children, often go hand in hand.”