Ethereum Founder And OmiseGO Donate $1M USD In Crypto To Charity For Refugees

Announcements, News | March 30, 2018 By:

East Africa-based charity GiveDirectly has revealed that it has received a $1 million donation in OMG tokens from decentralized payment network OmiseGo and Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin, who also serves as an advisor for OmiseGO.

Founded in 2009, GiveDirectly is a nonprofit organization operating in East Africa that helps families living in extreme poverty by making unconditional cash transfers.