Judging solely by mainstream news reports, one sometimes might be mislead to think that only hackers, ransomware criminals and cyber punks are involved in the bitcoin community. In fact, people of all kinds are members of the growing bitcoin user-base and they engage in all kinds of economic activities, including charity. And due to the rapidly increasing value, bitcoin users now have more to give than ever before.
The Paxful Nursery
A recent example of the giving power of the bitcoin community is a social venture by Paxful – one of the largest peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin marketplaces in the world.
Speaking with news.bitcoin.com, Ray Youssef the CEO of Paxful said: “We have built several wells and a nursery school in Rwanda just recently. Our plan is to build 100 more schools in Africa, all #builtwithbitcoin and to get the entire scene into it.” […]