Merriam-Webster Dictionary to Auction the Definition of NFT – BeInCrypto

Merriam-Webster Dictionary will be auctioning an NFT of the definition of the word “NFT.“
The dictionary will be selling off the NFT in a public auction on Friday, May 14, with all proceeds going to the Teach for All charity.

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Four crypto veterans pledge to give at least 1% of their wealth to charity each year

Four crypto and blockchain veterans have joined Founders Circle, an industry group supporting The Giving Block’s new crypto-focused charity drive. 
The “Crypto Giving Pledge” encourages cryptocurrency investors and businesses to donate at least 1% of their holdings to charities each year.

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Crypto donors to star-studded benefit raise $440K for autism awareness

On April 30, a virtual benefit co-hosted by American TV star Jimmy Kimmel and NASA engineer-turned-YouTuber Mark Rober raised over $3 million in donations to support NEXT for AUTISM, a charity dedicated to addressing the needs of people with autism and their families across the United States.

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Nifty News: Ellen’s NFT auction flops, Oscars controversy, Kayne’s $1.8M sneakers, and more

The much-hyped NFT sale by popular talk show host Ellen Degeneres has fallen flat, with the comedian selling just five out of ten available Gold editions of her “Woman With Stick Cat” NFT for $2,500 on the Bitski platform.

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Jack Dorsey commits $1M to Coin Center on top of Grayscale’s $2M donation

2021 is shaping up to be a generous year for cryptocurrency donations. On Wednesday, Coin Center, the leading cryptocurrency nonprofit in Washington, D.C., announced that it had raised millions in additional funding from high-profile names in the crypto industry.

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Bitcoin core non-profit gets approved for tax exemption, perks for donors

A new non-profit aiming to fund Bitcoin development education and research has been approved for special tax status, conferring benefits on donors.
Brink, which launched in the fall, has been approved as a 503(c)(3) organization according to a Feb. 10 blog post.

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