28 Jun '14, 12pm

Bitcoin Helps Anti-Poaching Teams in New Charity Campaign

Bitcoin Helps Anti-Poaching Teams in New Charity Campaign

Australian bitcoin payments startup BitPOS is teaming up with the International Anti-Poaching Foundation (IAPF) to help save Africa’s endangered wildlife from hunters. It’s the latest campaign aiming to demonstrate how bitcoin companies can raise money for a cause and give digital currency a friendlier public face in the process. A similar campaign by South African exchange iceCUBED, started last month, has already raised over 2.4 BTC for a Botswana children’s charity, and is ongoing. Anti-Poaching Campaign So far, the partnership between BitPOS and the IAPF has been a success,, with bitcoin payments making up around 10% of the total amount raised so far in the IAPF’s current campaign. Funds donated will help train Africa’s anti-poaching teams. Using an existing payment processor helps to ease charities into the world of bitcoin, where new sources of revenue might seem att...

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