History

Illac Diaz approaches Eduardo Pena about Myshelter Foundation and Liter of Light

March 28, 2012
Illac Diaz approaches Eduardo Pena about Myshelter Foundation and Liter of Light

Dan Madrid was the first volunteer to express interest in assisting with the Liter of Light USA project

April 6, 2012

Walk for Light Boston

May 13, 2012
Walk for Light Boston

First Liter of Light workshop at Hudson Catholic

June 1, 2012
First Liter of Light workshop at Hudson Catholic

Eduardo Pena and Illac Diaz receive Citation from the City of Jersey City

June 1, 2012

Ilac Diaz speaks at TEDxRIO+20

June 11, 2012
Ilac Diaz speaks at TEDxRIO+20

First Liter of Light USA organizational meeting

October 16, 2012

Liter of Light USA files Certificate of Incorporation

March 22, 2013

Submitted Trademark Application

February 10, 2014

First donation to LL USA provided by Collin College in Frisco, Texas

April 1, 2014

Liter of Light USA receives 501c3 status

April 23, 2014

Liter of Light Boston Parade

June 7, 2014

Liter of Light exhibits in Washington DC

November 26, 2014

Liter of Light wins the 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize Non-Profit Category

January 19, 2015
Liter of Light wins the 2015 Zayed Future Energy Prize Non-Profit Category

Manila Standard Today website Unfccc.int website

Illac speaks @UNESCO International Year of Light Opening Ceremony at UNESCO HQ Paris, France

January 29, 2015
Illac speaks @UNESCO International Year of Light Opening Ceremony  at UNESCO HQ Paris, France

Liter of Light at the United Nations Youth Assembly

February 12, 2015

Workshop at the Philippine Embassy

February 14, 2015
Workshop at the Philippine Embassy

The UN’s Top Official on Climate Change visits Liter of Light Manila

March 14, 2015
The UN’s Top Official on Climate Change visits Liter of Light Manila

Masdar.AE

Eduardo and Illac speak at Thomas Edison Museum

March 19, 2015

Liter of Light USA launch at Edison Museum

March 28, 2015

Liter of Light wins 2015 World Habitat Award

April 1, 2015
Liter of Light wins 2015 World Habitat Award

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Illac Diaz guest speaker at Maastricht Entrepreneurship Week

May 1, 2015
Illac Diaz guest speaker at Maastricht Entrepreneurship Week

Illac speaks at the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE

May 18, 2015
Illac speaks at the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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