Updated: Dec 15, 2020
Muscular Dystrophy Association now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.
Muscular Dystrophy Association accepts tax efficient donations in the following cryptocurrencies via The Giving Block:
Bitcoin Donations (BTC)
Ethereum Donations (ETH)
Basic Attention Token (BAT)
Bitcoin Cash Donations (BCH)
Gemini Dollar (GUSD)
Litecoin Donations (LTC)
By accepting cryptocurrencies, Muscular Dystrophy Association 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 1950, MDA has spearheaded efforts to transform the lives of people with muscular dystrophy, ALS, and related neuromuscular diseases. They fund groundbreaking research for promising treatments and provide families with the highest quality care from the best doctors in the country.
To learn more about MDA visit https://www.mda.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.