Ethereum donations top Save the Children HODL Hope Campaign

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An ongoing crypto donation marketing campaign devoted to bettering the lives of kids worldwide has obtained over $7.6 million up to now, half of which was donated in Ether (ETH). 

Philanthropic basis Save the Children’s HODL Hope Campaign stays practically $2.4 million wanting the $10 million it intends to gather by the finish of 2023. ETH represented 50%, or $3.83 million, of the $7.6 million raised in crypto donations at the time of writing.

Total crypto (in U.S. {dollars}) for Save the Children’s HODL Hope Campaign. Source: hodlhope.org

Bitcoin (BTC) donations constituted 34% of the whole cryptocurrencies, valued at just a little over $2.6 million. USD Coin (USDC), a U.S. dollar-backed stablecoin issued by Circle, was the third most most popular manner for the crypto neighborhood to assist out youngsters in want. USDC represented 7%, or practically $520,000, of donations.

Top cryptocurrencies donated for Save the Children’s HODL Hope Campaign. Source: hodlhope.org

The U.S. greenback was utilized in 2% of donations, which was adopted by main altcoins, together with Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Tezos (XTZ), ThunderCore, Tether (USDT), Litecoin (LTC) and Solana (SOL).

The Own The Doge (DOG) and PleasrDAO communities at the moment dominate the donor leaderboard after contributing 291.16 ETH, or over $1 million, to the trigger. However, donors can keep nameless and never be featured on the leaderboard.

Top donors for Save the Children’s HODL Hope Campaign. Source: hodlhope.org

As proven above, nameless donors accounted for $3.9 million of the whole marketing campaign donations.

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The ease of cross-border motion of funds permits higher participation in donation occasions for world causes. Recently, humanitarian support and neighborhood companies charity, the Singapore Red Cross, started accepting crypto donations.

In partnership with Triple-A, the Singapore Red Cross began accepting BTC, ETH, USDT and USDC. “By accepting digital currencies, we open our doors to a new segment of donors who are tech-savvy and wish to make a difference through their digital assets,” stated Benjamin William, secretary common and CEO of the Singapore Red Cross.

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