Updated: Jan 19
Tunapanda Institute now accepts donations in the form of cryptocurrency.
Tunapanda Institute 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, Tunapanda Institute 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.
Tunapanda Institute, a 501(c)3 non-profit, bridges digital divides through tech, design, and entrepreneurship training. Tunapanda has had a consistent presence in Kibera, a Nairobi informal settlement, since 2013 and is a known and trusted leader in digital skills development for young people in low-income areas. For 6 years, they have been facilitating 3-month peer trainings and have graduated over 300 youth from their program, many of whom have gone on to teach these skills to others and/or to set up their own training facilities, freelancing careers, and businesses.
To learn more about Tunapanda Institute visit their site: tunapanda.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.