Family Promise now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.
Family Promise 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, Family Promise 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.
Family Promise's mission is to help homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence through a community-based response.
Poverty is a complex problem. It won’t yield to a simple solution. It requires an integrated approach that reaches beyond immediate needs. They initiate coordinated local efforts that bring communities together to help homeless families regain their housing, their independence, and their dignity.
The issue can seem overwhelming and individuals may feel powerless to change the lives of people in poverty. As Family Promise volunteers, more than 200,000 people have found a way.
Working together, they provide temporary housing, meals, and services to more than 125,000 family members annually. They mentor at-risk families. They teach financial literacy. They help find jobs and affordable housing. They create programs to meet specific needs in their communities. And they advocate for public policies that alleviate poverty and promote the economic stability of low-income families.
To learn more about Family Promise visit their site: familypromise.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.