Heifer International has been the cornerstone mission project at The Church of the Pilgrimage for over 40 years. Every May is "Heifer Month" and the church has contributed nearly $80,000 over the course of its involvment. In 2016, Heifer International recognized the Church of the Pilgrimage for 40 years of dedicated giving.
Beatrice's Goat is the story of Beatrice Biira and how, through Heifer, she was able to attend school. She has visited our congregation many times. The church has also hosted Heifer guest speakers from China, Cambodia, Ecuador, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Cameroon, Guatemala and Honduras to mention a few.
The History of Heifer at our church is described here.
Rosalee Sinn has been honored for her leadership in Heifer as described here.
Rev. Nablo represented our church on a visit to Honduras to see the impact Heifer has. Her reflections are here.