Tag: bitcoin donation

Mar 17 2022

Bitcoin-Only Exchange Relai To Donate Portion Of Revenue To UNICEF

Relai, a bitcoin-only savings and investment app, is using a referral program to donate up to 50% of referred transactions to humanitarian organization UNICEF.Relai, a bitcoin-only exchange based in Switzerland, is donating up to 50% of its revenue to humanitarian-aid organization UNICEF on qualifying transactions. Humanitarian efforts will focus toward improving female participation in the...

Mar 16 2022

Russia-Ukraine War: Ukraine Govt. Aims $200M in Bitcoin and Crypto Donations

The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine on Monday launched the "Aid For Ukraine" initiative to help the Ukraine government raise $200 million in Bitcoin and crypto donations. The crypto community has already donated nearly $51 million to help Ukraine fight the Russian invasion. To streamline the donations, the Ukrainian government launched a website, which...

Feb 27 2022

Ukraine Asked For Donations Through Bitcoin, Ether And Tether

The official tweeter account of Ukraine asked for donations through cryptocurrency on Saturday, just days after Russia invaded their country. They chose Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum(ETH), and Tether (USDT). Vice Prime Minister of the country, Mykhailo Fedorov, has...

Feb 26 2022

Ukraine Volunteers Group Raised $4M Crypto Amidst Russia’s Invasion

London-based blockchain analyst reported that a Ukraine volunteers group supporting the country’s army through equipment had obtained more than a $4 million crowdfund grant in the shape of Bitcoin since Russia attacked...

Feb 18 2022

Ottawa Court Freezes $20M in Cash, Bitcoin Donated to Truckers

The order seeks to redistribute as much as $20 million donated to the Freedom Convoy to the citizens of Ottawa.Residents of Ottawa, Canada have filed a lawsuit against the Freedom Convoy 2022 protesters seeking up to $20 million out of the total amount of money raised in donations worldwide to be redistributed to citizens of the city,...

Feb 07 2022

Canadian Trucker Protest Bypasses Fundraising Restrictions With Bitcoin

The Freedom Convoy has resorted to bitcoin donations after GoFundMe shut down its initial fundraising campaign.Freedom Convoy, a cohort of Canadian truckers protesting for the end of COVID-related mandates in the country and the restoration of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, had received...

Nov 30 2021

Bitcoin Version Of ‘Giving Tuesday’ Returns With 10 Times As Many Nonprofits

Crypto Giving Tuesday returns this year to connect bitcoin donors with over 1,000 nonprofits from various sectors.Philanthropy platform The Giving Block is launching the Crypto Giving Tuesday initiative on Tuesday, November 30, according to a statement sent to Bitcoin Magazine. The campaign will take place on the same day as the world’s most prominent day of...

Nov 24 2021

El Salvador Children's Hospital Receives Over 1 BTC Donation From US Nonprofit

The Liberland Aid Foundation donated over an entire bitcoin to the Benjamin Bloom National Children's Hospital.A major children’s hospital in El Salvador has received more than one bitcoin as a donation from a U.S.-based nonprofit.The Benjamin Bloom National Childrens’ Hospital provides essential care for children in need of intensive treatment in the Central American country.The...

Nov 16 2021

Human Trafficking Institute To Accept Bitcoin Donations

The NGO will accept bitcoin donations both on-chain and through the Lightning Network leveraging OpenNode.The Human Trafficking Institute will begin accepting bitcoin donations.Payments on the Bitcoin and Lightning networks will be possible.The new donation vehicle will be made possible by OpenNode, a Bitcoin payment infrastructure provider....

Oct 06 2021

Kraken Donates $150,000 In Bitcoin To Black Bitcoin Billionaire Group

The bitcoin exchange gave a grant to the group early this summer, totaling 4.5 BTC at the time.Kraken announced a $150,000 grant diversity-focused Bitcoin group Black Bitcoin Billionaire.The grant was commissioned earlier this summer at a total amount of 4.5 BTC.Black Bitcoin Billionaire will invest the funding into empowering projects and services in the Black tech community....

Oct 05 2021

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation To Accept Bitcoin Donations

The 501(c)3 organization has begun accepting bitcoin and cryptocurrency donations through a partnership with The Giving Block.Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation announced they have started accepting bitcoin donations.The nonprofit organization supports the needs of patients and families of the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.The move aims to provide donors with an alternative and...

Jul 30 2021

The University Of Pennsylvania Continues to Hold Donated Bitcoin

The University of Pennsylvania confirmed today it still holds part of a $5 million donation it received earlier this year in Bitcoin.The University of Pennsylvania confirmed today it still holds part of a $5 million donation it received earlier this year in Bitcoin.As reported by...

The University Of Pennsylvania Received A $5 Million Bitcoin Donation Earlier This Year

The University of Pennsylvania received a $5 million bitcoin donation and confirmed it still holds some of the donation in Bitcoin.The University of Pennsylvania has received an anonymous bitcoin donation worth $5 million to its business school. The bitcoin gift was announced by the university with the amount of publicity...

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