We believe that responsibly designed blockchain solutions can unlock transformative change in society and improve the lives of billions of people worldwide.
Blockchain for Humanity is an international not-for-profit foundation that recognizes, supports, receives donations and catalyzes resources to projects applying the blockchain technology on positive impact use cases.
Contribute to the construction of a world and society that is more transparent, fair and inclusive through Emerging Technology.
We have been around since the early applications of Blockchain and believe in the universal impact capabilities Emerging Technologies. Our mission is simple, we aspire to drive the adoption of these technologies by inspiring, connecting dots, and scaling innovative concepts that aim to address gaps in society.
Our three-pronged approach:
We have an OPEN CALL for applications for projects worldwide. We identify, carefully assess and select projects with the most impact potential through our network.
We offer an ecosystem of sponsors, partners, mentors, volunteers, investors, and NGOs, to help achieve use case validation, implementation, and scaling.
Selected Projects receive the b4H AWARDS. We encourage our community & network to help fund campaigns through the b4H Platform: 'Be 4 Humanity'
A yearly award is presented at the Latin American Bitcoin conference, recognizing valid use cases and solutions that use innovation to solve systemic problems and demonstrating the use of #Blockchain4Impact. The 'Call for Applications' is ongoing.
There are two types of awards:
Given to High Potential Initiatives that show a strong use case with a clear problem-solution fit. One of the goals is to secure the projects can reach implementation.
Considered an inspiration for the ‘Dreamers,’ recognized for their concept, progress and impact on Humanity. These are generally more established projects that can benefit from Ecosystem support.
Through the b4H Catalyzing Program, b4H works closely with project teams in developing sustainable business models, validated use cases, and plans for reaching scalable solutions while evaluating their impact with relation to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. A pro-bono Advisory Board comprised of industry leaders and investors forum will be available to assist entrepreneurs.
The ‘Be 4 Humanity’ application displays a pipeline of social and environmental impact projects. Utilizing the RSK network to bolster their tracking and accountability efforts. The b4H dApp on RSK — based on Giveth open-source code — makes cryptocurrency donations easy for users, allowing a greater community of supporters donate to their favorite impact projects. The application allows the foundation to direct donated funds to campaigns, while also tracking progress and resource utilization.
We firmly believe in collaboration and coalitions 4GOOD. We cannot succeed without cooperation and in silos. We offer a healthy ecosystem of support through selected partnerships, sponsorships, mentorship with the aim to assists projects with long-term strategic support. We seek to connect the dots by making relevant introductions and link projects that can potentially collaborate/co-create and gain from synergies.
WE CONTINUE TO BE INSPIRED BY THE REMARKABLE PROJECTS THAT HAVE STARTED THIS JOURNEY
Most projects are innovating with solutions to be implemented locally, but we aim to create scalability for global adoption. Some of the categories as follow:
PROJECT SELECTION CRITERIA
We welcome projects at any stage of development, the previous cohort of selected projects followed the following classification:
Our goal is to support a pipeline that transitions projects to their next stage of development
PARTNERSHIPS & SPONSORSHIPS
We rely on partners and sponsors to facilitate and be able to fulfill our mission. We are continuously searching for partners that share our values and truly believe in the power of the technology. Strategic partnerships with relevant corporations, media companies, international government agencies, NGOs, Universities, Non-profit organizations, Innovators, Incubators, Accelerators, Blockchain Consultants, Infrastructure protocols and others bring the most value to the ecosystem and the mass adoption goals. We encourage alignment and multisector collaboration towards implementing solutions addressing the UN’s SDGs.
As a Partner, your services are made available to the ecosystem and more specifically to the b4H projects pipeline.
As a Sponsor, your contribution will go directly to a project of your choice, if necessary closely related to your industry with the potential to innovate in an area of importance to your organization.join as a SPONSOR
Join the #Blockchain4Impact and the #Coalition4GOOD movements. Use your network, knowledge, expertise, and services to make a difference. We offer a variety of ways to contribute:
You can be an anonymous (or known) donor. We collect donations via our b4H platform and track funds distribution. You have complete visibility and say where it goes.
Join our Sponsor’s network and
offer your company’s services
Organizations that want to donate funds to empower social entrepreneurship.
Business, Legal, and Technical Advisors that can work closely with entrepreneurs and help them navigate their way through the Blockchain ecosystem
Be part of the core team that manages b4H; we welcome a diversity of skill set (i.e. Content writers, designers, community managers, website developers, IT admin, event organizers)
Use your knowledge and experience to serve humanity by mentoring impact blockchain projects.
We started the foundation with an exceptional group of experts in various areas; we continuously seek like-minded mentors that share our values and commitment to scale the use of Blockchain for Global Impact. Just a few hours of your time can make a big difference.
global b4H angels
Global Angels are the voice of b4H in their regions or countries. They create and maintain a strong bond with local communities, projects, and supporters; at the same time, identify new initiatives and take active participation in the selection process, onboarding and awards.
A group of early adopters and blockchain evangelists stand behind the Blockchain for Humanity movement. Each and every one involved in this initiative brings industry experience, expertise in most verticals, a healthy network of like minded individuals and the entrepreneurial mindset to propel the ecosystem with projects that truly make a difference