01:29 9 March 2015 Little Rock, Arkansas by GS Jade Barrett Csbnews.org Correspondent
Some time ago, the former World Bridge Federation President Jose Damiani expressed a belief that the game of contract bridge was an instrument that could be used to generate World peace. I absolutely agree. An aspect of that function is the ability to impact many good works through fundraising for the charities that improve the lives of the fellowship of man.
For over seventy years Heifer has provided livestock, veterinary support, education and training to families in extreme need. The impact of their work has been felt worldwide, from Poland to Nepal, and everywhere in between. We are proud to help raise awareness for Heifer by competing in their honor to help sponsor a farming initiative here in the United States. In stark contrast to our nation’s wealth, we have distinct areas of abject poverty that require our attention.
Here is Alton Brown, great American Chef and fellow Heifer International supporter: