カテゴリー: Bitcoin Donations

Paxful Grants Academic Scholarships to Female Afghan Refugees #BuiltWithBitcoin

Paxful Grants Academic Scholarships to Female Afghan Refugees #BuiltWithBitcoinPaxful, the peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin marketplace, has announced new developments in its #BuiltWithBitcoin charitable initiative. The company has granted scholarships to female Afghan refugees in the U.S., and provided additional resources for the Rwandan nursery school that it helped construct. Also Read: Company Asks Israeli Authorities Permission to Pay Salaries in Bitcoin Helping Afghan Women […]

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Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global Politics

Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global PoliticsBefore all the Lambo memes, shady no-product ICOs, and get-rich-quick schemes invaded the scene, Bitcoin was meant to disrupt the current economic system. Today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief showcases how that promise is starting to materialize in different fields, including the future of elections and geopolitics. Also Read: Bitcoin in Brief Monday: New EU […]

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Wisconsin Mulls Guidelines for Campaign Contributions in Bitcoin

Wisconsin Mulls Guidelines for Campaign Contributions in BitcoinAuthorities in the state of Wisconsin have discussed the adoption of guidelines regarding cryptocurrency contributions to political campaigns, as requested by the Libertarian Party. Other states, like California, have urged politicians not to accept bitcoin donations. Kansas is the only state prohibiting such contributions. The Federal Election Commission allows crypto donations to campaigns for federal […]

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66% of Funding to Stop the AI Apocalypse Comes from Crypto Donors

66% of Funding to Stop the AI Apocalypse Comes From Crypto DonorsHave you ever suffered from existential dread about what will happen when the smart contracts will be smarter than you? Or that a blockchain can become self aware and force humans to bend to its will? Or maybe that a super AI will simply repurpose all the molecules on earth to produce paper clips? Well, […]

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Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin to Test Curing PTSD With Psychedelic Drug

Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin to Test Curing PTSD With Psychedelic DrugThe bitcoin charity Pineapple Fund has already donated $1 million to aid in the testing of MDMA as a treatment for PTSD. It is now challenging the cryptocurrency community to donate more, and pledged to match donations up to $4 million. Also Read: Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for the […]

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Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for the Poor

Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for the PoorOne of the greatest things about having true wealth is offering a helping hand to those less fortunate. A new venture, Pineapple Fund, is showing the luckiest members of the bitcoin community how can this be done best.  Also Read: Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoin Pineapple Seeds Pine, the anonymous bitcoin […]

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Fidelity Investments Charitable Collected $22 Million in Bitcoin this Year

Fidelity Takes-In $22 Million in Bitcoin Donations this Year, Half in DecemberThe Year of Bitcoin continued apace with Fidelity Investments Charitable collecting a whopping 22,000,000 USD in the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. Bitcoiners are known for their generosity, and Fidelity has developed quite a relationship with the ecosystem especially over 2017. Also read: Bundesbank Board Member: No Plans to Issue State-Backed Cryptocurrency Fidelity Investments Charitable Breaks […]

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Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoin

Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoinJudging solely by mainstream news reports, one sometimes might be mislead to think that only hackers, ransomware criminals and cyber punks are involved in the bitcoin community. In fact, people of all kinds are members of the growing bitcoin user-base and they engage in all kinds of economic activities, including charity. And due to the […]

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Calvin Ayre Foundation Asks Crypto Community For Hurricane Aid in Barbuda – Will Match Donations

Calvin AyreLongtime Antiqua and Barbuda resident, Calvin Ayre, wants people to send immediate relief aid to the islands. Hurricane Irma recently plowed over the island system and caused tons of damage. Ayre has been involved in the bitcoin and gaming ecosystem for many years. He implores everyone in the community to bring much-needed disaster funding to the […]

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Congressional Candidate Accepts Bitcoin Donations for 2018 Election Cycle

PoliticianA congressional candidate announced he will be accepting bitcoin donations for his campaign. The politician is Patrick Nelson. He will be running for New York’s 21st Congressional District. Nelson made comments that he will be accepting the donations via Bitpay.  Also read: Reward-based Social Media Platform Yours Switches from Litecoin to Bitcoin Cash The candidate is a […]

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