Donating with Cryptocurrency

Donations in any form help Habitat for Humanity of Chester County build a more inclusive neighborhood. Whether donating in a traditional sense or using Cryptocurrenty, all funds raised help give a hand up to a family in the area.  

Donors Please Read – IMPORTANT:

Please only send the exact cryptocurrency listed on the blockchain mentioned on the widget. Do not send any other cryptocurrencies (including layer 2, wrapped tokens, NFTs or other ERC-20 tokens not listed) as these are unsupported and may result in loss of donation. For more info, click here.

Why Crypto?

Cryptocurrency has become more mainstream and after several requests from donors, you can now donate Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), ChainLink (LINK), Litecoin (LTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), Polygon (MATIC) and more.

Your support is now needed more than ever, as the Covid-19 pandemic adversely affects the most vulnerable families and communities we work in. By donating cryptocurrency, you can make an important difference.

What are the advantages of donating cryptocurrency?

You can remain anonymous. Crypto donors can remain anonymous. If you would like to receive updates on the impact of your support by email, simply click the box which is 100% optional.

It’s easy! Through our crypto platform, The Giving Block, you simply select the crypto you’d like to give, and the amount, and you will receive an instant tax receipt via email.

It’s tax-efficient – Donating cryptocurrency is a non-taxable event, meaning you do not owe capital gains tax on the appreciated amount and can deduct it from your taxes. This makes Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency donations one of the most tax-efficient ways to support Habitat for Humanity of Chester County. Consult with your financial planner to determine your tax benefits.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Donate Cryptocurrency?

Use the form on this page and we’ll convert your gift to U.S. dollars so it can be put to work building and repairing homes.

What are the Tax Benefits
Donating cryptocurrency is a non-taxable event, meaning you do not owe capital gains tax on the appreciated amount and can deduct it on your taxes. This makes Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrency donations one of the most tax-efficient ways to support your favorite cause. If you want to learn more about how donating crypto can lower your taxes, check out thegivingblock.com/faq. Talk to a crypto-savvy tax professional or connect with The Giving Block to get connected with one.
Will I get a tax receipt with my donation?

In order to receive a receipt with your donation, you must enter your email when prompted to in our widget.

Can I donate anonymously?

Yes, of course! However, we cannot provide tax receipts to anonymous donors. Tax receipts and gift acknowledgements can only be received once you’ve entered your email address. Also, anonymous gifts of $5,000+ will be reviewed by our Gift Acceptance Committee.

Refund Policy:

  • We strongly suggest that you explicitly treat all cryptocurrency donations as final and do not offer refunds. Also make it clear that no goods, services or airdrops will be offered in exchange for cryptocurrency donations. An example of our donation refund policy is here.