Friends of Barefoot College Accepts Cryptocurrency Donations via The Giving Block

Friends of Barefoot College now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.

Friends of Barefoot College 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)

  • Storj Donations(STORJ)

  • Zcash Donations (ZEC)

  • 0x Donations (ZRX)

  • Litecoin Donations (LTC)

By accepting cryptocurrencies, Friends of Barefoot College 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.

Friends of Barefoot College is an American-based organization designed to champion the work and values of proven global solutions for the rural poor. They support Barefoot College and its solutions for the transformation of rural communities through the empowerment of women.

By applying rural wisdom and knowledge, the Barefoot Approach demystifies and decentralizes sophisticated technology for appropriate use. They support Barefoot’s belief that formal education is not required for women to bring renewable energy and entrepreneurial activities to their communities. This approach has been proven and tested for more than 45 years in more than 90 countries, touching more than 500,000 lives.

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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.