Bitcoin for Good: How Digital Currency Could Become a Powerful Tool for Nonprofits

Many individuals first learned about digital currency when the FBI shut down the Silk Road website and arrested its founder, Ross Ulbricht.

Salvation Army Now Accepts Cryptocurrency At The Kettle

In a year like no other, with unprecedented need and fundraising challenges, The Salvation Army is turning to cryptocurrency, launching its first ever crypto kettle in the Western U.S. that allows donors to donate cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ethereum directly to The Salvation Army. These transactions will be as easy as making an online credit card transaction, and … Continued

Engiven moves into educational market with signing of award-winning California charter school

Engiven, a cryptocurrency donation platform, is moving into the educational market with its newest customer, The Classical Academies. This is an organization of award-winning, tuition-free, certified California public charter schools serving North San Diego County since 1999, with over 4,500 students in grades K-12.

This El Salvador Village Adopts Bitcoin As Money

Bitcoin Beach, an Engiven nonprofit partner operating in El Salvador, has just helped facilitate the installation of El Salvador’s first Bitcoin ATM. 

Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin to trade on public stock market for first time

Grayscale Investments, announced on Monday that regulators have given the go-ahead for the sale of two new cryptocurrencies to the public.

First bitcoin ATM installed in El Salvador

Bitcoin Beach, an Engiven nonprofit partner operating in El Salvador, has just helped facilitate the installation of El Salvador’s first Bitcoin ATM. 

How Cryptocurrency Is Changing Church Giving for the Better

Tithe.ly, an Engiven partner and a leading donor and church management platform provider, has written a solid article for the definitive guide on giving and receiving cryptocurrency gifts at your church.  Read it here.

Bitcoin, The Dollar And Facebook’s Cryptocurrency: Price Volatility Versus Systemic Volatility

With the anticipated release of Facebook’s Libra coin, there’s been a lot of speculation and conjecture in recent months.  Regardless of how you view Facebook and its myriad of privacy concerns of late, the concept of a Facebook token is pretty intriguing.  A recent article in Bloomberg does a fantastic job of comparing Bitcoin to … Continued

Bitcoin Turns Crypto Haven as Biggest Exchange Plans to Restrict U.S. Users

Malta-based Binance has announced that it will no longer provide trading services to U.S. traders starting in September.  While the news comes as blow to many U.S. crypto traders, the bright side is that Binance intends to launch a separate exchange for Americans.  However, given the difficult regulatory environment here in the U.S., it’s likely … Continued

The Age of Crypto-Giving: Why Cryptocurrency Will Become an Important Driver of Nonprofit Donations

In the summer of 2010 I met with the CFO of a prominent nonprofit organization to discuss a newly developed giving technology that my company had designed and would be launching in the near future. The technology enabled users to initiate donations with their mobile phones.

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