Donate Cryptocurrency

Making a cryptocurrency donation to support the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank enables us to provide nourishing meals to families in our area who are facing hunger. We accept donations in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and over 80 additional leading cryptocurrencies.

How can I donate cryptocurrency?

Donating crypto is safe, easy, and fast. Using the above widget on this page, making a charitable gift is a quick three-step process:

  1. Select your preferred crypto and enter your gift amount
  2. Type in your email and basic info
  3. Make your gift!

Upon making a donation, you can elect to receive an automatically generated tax receipt that will be sent to the email address you provide. This confirmation of your donation will help you close the loop when calculating your taxes.

Crypto charitable donations are processed quickly and safely with The Giving Block and GeminiTrust Exchange.

Why do we accept cryptocurrency?

Crypto Philanthropy is a new and innovative fundraising avenue for nonprofit organizations like the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. With more than 220 million crypto users worldwide and the value of many cryptocurrencies rising, the crypto community is in a position to make a wide-reaching impact through philanthropy. Donating crypto is also one of the most tax-efficient ways for individuals to support causes that matter to them. We are excited about what the future holds in the crypto space, and we believe that we’ve just scratched the surface of its true fundraising potential.

Which cryptocurrencies do you accept?

We currently accept more than 80 types of cryptocurrencies, and we are continually adding support for new cryptocurrencies. Please use the dropdown menu in the widget on this page to view a current list of crypotcurrencies that are accepted. If you don’t see a cryptocurrency you would like to donate in, please fill out this form to be connected with our Crypto Philanthropy partners at The Giving Block.

Are crypto donations tax-deductible?

Yes! Your crypto donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law if you pay taxes in the U.S. As with any tax-related questions, be sure to consult with a qualified, professional tax advisor.

What if I need assistance with my donation?

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. To contact us about making a crypto donation, please send us an email at with the subject line, “Crypto Donation.”