Since August 2015, Toilets for People, in partnership with the NGO Amazon Promise, has built and installed 19 CRAPPERs using local materials and labor. These toilets are serving 17 families and 2 schools in the villages of Jalder and Jerusalen in the Peruvian Rainforest.
Toilets for People Gets Honorable Mention at the 12th Annual Mentor Capital Network (formerly the William James Foundation) Sustainable Business Plan Competition at the UN!
Runner up at the June 2015 Make it in Brooklyn Pitch Competition
2014 Regional Semi-Finalist and 2015 Finalist in the Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC)
Watch the video behind our successful Indiegogo campaign!
Read Jason’s oped about how Toilets Can Save Lives. Published in the Asia edition of the Wall Street Journal!
CleanTech Open Northeast: 2014 Global Impact Award Winner at CleanTech Open Northeast SOCAP14 Social Entrepreneur: full scholarship winner from SOCAP14 Social Entrepreneurs Engineering Ventures Competition: 1st place winners at Columbia University’s 2014 Engineering Venture Competition TfP and disaster response: National Defense University’s TIDES project Park Slope Food Co-op’s Linewaiters’ Gazette on TfP’s work in Peru Appropriate Technology – March 2014 Volume 41, …
AlleyNYC’s Startup Battles: 2014 finalist and presented the CRAPPER live Harvard’s Social Entreprise Conference for the Pitch for Change Competition: 2014 finalist MIT’s Forum for Social Entrepreneurs (ForSE): 2013 third place winner Wharton’s Social Venture Business Plan Competition: 2013 finalist
Jason Kass has been a guest lecturer: At the invitation of Dr. David Gute at Tufts University to talk about Engineered Solutions And student project advisor for Dr. Sara Minard’s Social Entrepreneurship class at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) At Raz Godelnik’s New Product Development Class at Parsons, The New School of Design to talk about …