Simple innovation…

Hippo Roller makes it extremely easy to collect water in tough rural conditions – up to 5x more water than a single bucket, by simply rolling it along the ground.

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For the water crisis.

Around 750 million people do not have easy access to clean water. Millions of women and children walk several hours each day to collect water with heavy 20l / 5gal buckets, balanced on their heads.

Immediate impact!

Most benefits enjoyed are experienced immediately: The Hippo Roller improves health and hygiene and makes more water and time available for education, household tasks and food production.

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Help communities improve access to water with the Hippo Roller, a proven way to change lives and fulfill social responsibility objectives.

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Start a crowdfunding campaign to supply Hippo Rollers to communities, an effective way of rallying support for your social ambitions.



Make a contribution to improve access to water for communities with the assurance that your contribution has maximum impact.

“The introduction of Hippo rollers in WFP supported primary schools significantly reduced the daily burden on women and children…”UN World Food Program

Hippo Rollers

Potentially carrying
Billion Litres Water
With more than
Direct Beneficiaries

Based on a duration of at least 5 years, one roller shared by at least two households, up to 7 members per household, walking 6 km per day.

Improving access to has never been this easy.

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South Africa #DayZero

#DayZero has been a reality for the majority of South Africans for as long as they can remember. Residents of Cape Town and other SA cities and towns now also face the prospect of having to walk to fetch water and carry it home. We are out of stock as result and accept pre-orders through our online store. New stock expected mid to end of February.