Ripple Funds All 35,000 DonorsChoose Classroom Projects

Cryptocurrency startup Ripple has funded all 35,000 classroom projects on educational crowdfunding website DonorsChoose with a $29 million donation, the largest gift the non-profit has ever received. DonorsChoose and Ripple unveiled the San Francisco-based company’s donation on Tuesday in a video announcement, explaining that the $29 million gift was enough to fund all 35,000 projects currently listed on the platform.

Through DonorsChoose.org, public school teachers can create crowdfunding campaigns to raise money for educational resources such as books, school supplies, and field trips. To date, more than 1.1 million projects have been funded, with a total reach of nearly 27.7 million students.

Reference: https://www.ccn.com/ripple-funds-all-35000-donorschoose-classroom-projects-with-29-million-donation/

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