GiveCrypto is a nonprofit that distributes cryptocurrency to people living in poverty by connecting them to an open financial system. One hundred percent of donations made to GiveCrypto through Coinbase go directly to GiveCrypto’s organization—Coinbase does not charge a fee or earn any profit from your donation.
Coinbase customers can now donate crypto as part of their buy or sell transaction:
Begin the buy or sell process. On the preview screen, you'll see an option to donate a specified amount to GiveCrypto.
Select the option to donate, then select Buy now or Sell now to complete the transaction.
Once the donation is complete, you'll receive a donation receipt in your email. If you would like to stay informed about GiveCrypto, you can opt in by selecting Share my email with GiveCrypto.
Are my crypto donations tax deductible?
Charitable contributions of cryptocurrency may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor regarding your personal tax circumstances.
Where can I view my donation history?
Go to the reports tab of your Coinbase account and select Generate report in the Transaction field. Donations are send transactions and will be clearly noted in your transaction history.