In recent weeks, DogeCoin, the popular meme coin, has been the talk of town as it has seen impressive growth in 2021 so far.
While its rise has obviously helped many people make money, few know that the DogeCoin gains are all given directly to charity organizations mostly doing poverty relief work in Africa.
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Through the GiveDirectly charity organization, we compiled a list of countries across Africa where Dogecoin funds are helping alleviate poverty and offer COVID relief.
For those debating a new Ferrari or Lambo with new #dogecoin / #GME gains… can we suggest you give some directly to those living in poverty?https://t.co/1DlmyCOzvX— GiveDirectly (@GiveDirectly) January 29, 2021
For those debating a new Ferrari or Lambo with new #dogecoin / #GME gains… can we suggest you give some directly to those living in poverty?https://t.co/1DlmyCOzvX
Some of the countries that have benefited from these donations include:
Drilling down on specifics in the above countries, here are some of the areas where donations from DogeCoin have been put to use:
While DogeCoin is a meme coin, the charity efforts from the gains across Africa is for a serious cause.
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