Direct Relief now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.
Direct Relief accepts tax efficient donations in the following cryptocurrencies via The Giving Block:
Bitcoin Donations (BTC)
Ethereum Donations (ETH)
Amp Donations (AMP)
Basic Attention Token Donations (BAT)
Bitcoin Cash Donations Donations (BCH)
ChainLink Donations (LINK)
Dai Donations (DAI)
Gemini Dollar Donations (GUSD)
Zcash Donations (ZEC)
0x Donations (ZRX)
Litecoin Donations (LTC)
By accepting cryptocurrencies, Direct Relief is offering cryptocurrency users the ability to support the charity in a tax efficient way. The IRS classifies cryptocurrency donations as property, meaning they are not subject to capital gains tax and are deductible on the donor's tax returns.
Since 1948, Direct Relief has worked to help people who confront enormous hardship to recover from disasters and improve the quality of their lives. The tradition of direct and targeted assistance, provided in a manner that respects and involves the people served, has been a hallmark of the organization since its founding.
The mission of Direct Relief is to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergency situations by mobilizing and providing essential medical resources needed for their care.
To learn more about Direct Relief visit their site: directrelief.org
About The Giving Block
The Giving Block equips nonprofits to fundraise cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, providing education, training and a technical solution. For nonprofits who choose to go the extra mile, they advise on crypto fundraising strategies, and/or pair nonprofits up with partner crypto organizations, elevating fundraising and awareness outcomes. Ultimately, they help nonprofits build a cryptocurrency fundraising program, and a brand in the cryptocurrency industry.