Heifer International – Heifer Ranch (Perryville)
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Contact: Ranch Events Office
55 Heifer Road
Perryville, AR 72126
Web site: www.heifer.org/ranch
Heifer International Learning Center at Heifer Ranch focuses on providing education experiences. Each program introduces participants to the idea that one person can make a difference in ending hunger and poverty.
Project/Focus: Programs are primarily educational and several of the available programs also include service projects such as gardening, composting, tending livestock and maintaining Ranch facilities.
Educational/Advocacy Components: Education components vary per program and may include an overnight experience in the Global Village, Challenge Course activities and hands-on activities illustrate Heifer's cornerstones.
Time: Programs are offered year-round. Weeklong programs that includes service are offered each spring and summer. Adult programs are offered in the fall.
Group Size: 10 minimum.
Minimum Age: Youth must be sixth graders or older. Adult groups require minimum age of 18.
Adult to Youth Ratio: 1:5
Accommodations: Programs primarily take place outdoors. All programs require a good amount of walking.
Cost: Tuition fees vary per program and include programming, lodging and meals.
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