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An NGO is using Crypto to help Hundreds of Girls, Women, and College Workers in Nigeria and India

Learn how cryptocurrency mining is helping an internationally-recognized non-governmental organization raise additional funds to further their cause

When WONDER Foundation saw its inception eight years ago with the mission to empower women and their communities through education, they never imagined that crypto would one day become a fundraising tool that would help them further their cause.

today, as they mark their first year since they began crypto mining as an alternative way to fundraise, WONDER reports that thanks to that activity they are supporting hundreds of girls and women as well as nearly 50 furloughed college employees in Lagos, Nigeria. Their 12-month report show they’ve mined ETN equivalent to just over US$30,000.

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