Bonobo eating pineapple in a tree by Acrus_ Jabruson

Save Bonobos with Crypto!

We're using the world’s most cutting-edge currencies to save and protect bonobos for the long haul.

When you donate crypto, we immediately convert your coins into fiat. Your gift funds critical bonobo conservation in the only country they are found - the DR Congo.

Why crypto?

In many countries, a cryptocurrency donation is classified as a non-taxable event, meaning you do not owe capital gains tax on the appreciated amount and can deduct the donation from your taxes.


This can make cryptocurrency donations one of the most tax-efficient ways to support bonobos.

To learn more about how donating cryptocurrency can help lower your taxes, check out You also can talk to a crypto-savvy tax professional -- The Giving Block can help you get connected with one. 



What currencies do you accept?

We currently accept: 0x (ZRX), 1 inch (1INCH), Aave (AAVE), Alchemix (ALCX), Amp (AMP), Ankr Network (ANKR), Balancer (BAL), Bancor (BNT), BarnBridge (BOND), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Chainlink (LINK), Compound (COMP), Curve DAO Token (CRV), Dai (DAI), Decentraland (MANA), Dogecoin (DOGE), Enjin Coin (ENJ), Ethereum (ETH), Fantom (FTM), Filecoin (FIL), Geminin Dollar (GUSD), Injective Protocol (INJ), Kyber Network (KNC), Litecoin (LTC), Livepeer (LPT), Loopring (LRC), Maker (MKR), Mirror Protocol (MIR), Orchid (OXT), PAX Gold (PAXG), Polygon (MATIC), Ren (REN), Skale (SKL), Somnium Space (CUBE), Storj (STORJ), SushiSwap (SUSHI), Synthetix (SNX), Tezos (XTZ), The Graph (GRT), The Sandbox (SAND), UMA (UMA), Uniswap (UNI), Yearn Finance (YFI), and Zcash (ZEC).  But we will continue to add currencies!

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Please consult a tax advisor to determine whether your donation is tax-deductible in whole or in part. Friends of Bonobos is unable to provide tax information or advice.


Can I donate anonymously?

Absolutely. However, we cannot provide tax receipts to anonymous donors. Our team will prepare tax receipts for any donor who logs a donation and provides an email address. Also, if we have your email, we get to say "Thank You!"

Is my donation refundable?

Sorry, we are not able to refund crypto donations. 

Friends of Bonobos is on a mission to save bonobos and their rainforest home - forever.

We do this through rescue, sanctuary, and rewilding, and by partnering with local communities to tackle root causes and save rainforest.