Updated: Jan 19
The Skate Park Project now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.
The Skate Park Project 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, The Skate Park Project 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.
We help underserved communities create safe and inclusive public skateparks for youth.
The Skatepark Project was established in 2002 by professional skateboarder Tony Hawk to support the development of free, safe and accessible skateparks in underserved communities across the United States, and international programs that enrich the lives of youth through skateboarding.
Domestically, the organization has awarded over $10 million to more than 600 communities in all 50 States, including $4.3 million through its Built to Play Program--a partnership with the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation. In addition to funding, The Skatepark Project provides technical assistance, advocacy support and public education targeting youth, skateboarding advocates, local governance and grassroots, community-based organizations.
The organization’s international program has provided technical and financial support to assist youth through the Skateistan educational programs in Afghanistan, Cambodia, and South Africa.
To learn more about The Skatepark Project, visit the organization’s website at www.skatepark.org.
To learn more about The Skate Park Project visit their site: skatepark.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.