The Award-Winning Non-Profit Organization To Now Accept Cryptocurrency Donations Through Its New Partnership With The Giving Block
Fort Lauderdale, FL (January 24, 2022) – HANDY is pleased to announce that it has entered the New Age of Giving through its partnership with The Giving Block, a cryptocurrency donation platform. Through this new partnership, HANDY can now accept cryptocurrency donations. Every donation that HANDY receives helps to fulfill its mission of achieving positive, lasting change for youth by providing life skills, education, and a supportive community.
“We are thrilled to enter this new phase of digital philanthropy and provide our donors a new way to give back to our community while making a social impact,” said Kirk Brown, CEO of HANDY. “Cryptocurrency donations will positively influence philanthropy and we are confident in The Giving Block platform. This platform uses a rigid screening process to make sure that each donation is in alignment with the tax laws and ensures that each nonprofit is protected.”
HANDY can now accept donations of a minimum of 50 coins and accepts the following types of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Aave (AAVE), Alchemix (ALCX), Amp (AMP), Ankr Network (ANKR), Axie Infinity Shards (AXS), Balancer (BAL), Bancor Network Token (BNT), BarnBridge (BOND), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), ChainLink (LINK), Compound (COMP.) and many others!
For a full list of accepted cryptocurrencies and to donate, please visit: https://www.handyinc.org/donate/cryptocurrency/
The Giving Block supports nonprofits as they enter the new age of cryptocurrency. Since 2018, this platform has helped nonprofits accept cryptocurrency donations while helping donors identify charities that can accept them and creating campaigns to raise their visibility. The platform provides nonprofits with comprehensive reports, insights, and cryptocurrency trends relevant to philanthropic cryptocurrency initiatives. The Giving Block expects to raise more than $1 billion this year through its work with nonprofits and donors. The group raised more than $100 million in 2021, according to co-founder Alex Wilson.
HANDY, which stands for Helping Abused Neglected Disadvantaged Youth, is an award-winning 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Founded in 1985, HANDY has met the needs of more than 45,000 Broward County children in foster and relative/nonrelative care associated with the child dependency system. HANDY’s mission is to achieve positive, lasting change for youth by providing life skills, education, and a supportive community. HANDY strives to provide customized programs that meet the individual needs of a child that take them from early childhood to adulthood. For more information visit https://handyinc.org.