How to Support Lifespan.io with Cryptocurrency Donations
We can accept donations in various cryptocurrency if you wish to support our ongoing work in this way. In fact we have noticed that there is a strong overlap between the blockchain community in general with those who support our work, and multiple cryptocurrency pioneers such as Vitalik Buterin have supported the work of our field.
Vitalik Buterin: The Best Thing to Donate Money to is the Fight Against Aging.
Marc P. Bernegger: The cryptocurrency community is supporting life extension.
H.E. Justin Sun: Creating awareness is as important as investing in longevity.
In the absence of specific donor intent, LEAF may or may not liquidate cryptocurrency upon receipt. Our prefered channel for cryptocurrency donations is via The Giving Block or Coinbase which you can use via the button below:
Donate via Coinbase
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 the Giving Block FAQ. Talk to a crypto-savvy tax professional or connect with The Giving Block to get connected with one.
If you prefer, we also list our wallet codes for various cryptocurrencies below as well as QR codes should you wish to donate this way.