Bitcoin (BTC) donations are providing subsistence for thousands of people in Venezuela amid a crippling economic crisis.
Bitcoin Donations Feeding Venezuela’s Poor and Hungry
Tweeting on Sunday (September 22, 2019) Bitcoin Venezuela said it had used less than $500 in BTC donations to buy food and other essential items for economically disenfranchised people in Venezuela.
$229.47 USD (~₿0.022547 BTC) bought non-cook pasta for a whole week to help feed ~1200 people who eat in the soup kitchen daily
Another ₿0.022547 BTC bought:
– bleach, laundry powder for the special care center
– fruits, vegetables, ribs, pasta, eggs for elderly women center pic.twitter.com/N5hDWFGdPZ
— Bitcoin Venezuela (@btcven) September 21, 2019
The non-profit organization runs the humanitarian Bitcoin for Venezuela Initiative (BFVI) that looks after…