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Radio interview with Hippo Roller on Classic FM South Africa – Classic Lifestyle 2 February 2016

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Classic Lifestyle is a radio programme on Classic FM 102.7 (South Africa) hosted by Tamara LePine-Williams. Tamara interviewed Grant Gibbs, Hippo Roller Executive Director and Darren Smith, responsible for Media and Donor and Engagement on 2 February 2017. The warm 13 minute discussion covers the Hippo Roller innovation and its benefits, its durability and environmental impact and how it is financed …

At last! Disabled man in remote KZN village receives a Hippo Roller to collect and store water

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Earlier this year we were approached by Water Shortage SA to help an elderly gentleman who was struggling with water access. 59 year old Simon Chonco, who lives an isolated life in Egogweni, KwaZulu Natal had to tie a 20 litre container to his crutches with wire and walk an hour to a river to collect water. Living alone and …

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Hippo Roller wins the Frost & Sullivan 2016 African Rural Portable Water Solutions Product Leadership Award

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The Hippo Water Roller Project won the Frost & Sullivan “2016 African Rural Portable Water Solutions Product Leadership Award” The award was presented to Grant Gibbs, Executive Director, at a prestigious ceremony at the Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town on 18 August 2016. The Hippo Water Roller Project receives this award with much appreciation and is greatly encouraged to continue its …