A new project by cryptocurrency wallet platform AirTM and artist cryptograffiti is aiming to raise $1 million in aid for Venezuelans via an interactive Bitcoin installation.
Airdrop Venezuela To Give Away $1 Million
Airdrop Venezuela, which is underway in the Columbian town of Cúcuta, is leveraging the Bitcoin blockchain to allow direct financial aid to Venezuelans from abroad.
The partnership has created a wall mural of incumbent president Nicolas Maduro, composed of banknotes of Venezuela’s inflation-stricken currency the Sovereign Bolivar (VES).
Participants send a donation to a Bitcoin address, whereupon one of the VES notes is removed from the mural.
“Funds raised go towards rebuilding a local daycare center and the 100,000 Venezuelan participants of (Airdrop Venezuela),” the project’s dedicated website…