Please get in touch! Please help if you can spare an hour or two. GRACE always needs volunteers to: - help run our charity shop; organise and tidy our workspace - collect donations of furniture and deliver to destitute families - sort and pack clothes for shipping to camps - help our team with on-line sales - fundraise
  Please get in touch! Please help if you can spare an hour or two. GRACE always needs volunteers to:- help run our charity shop; organise and tidy our workspace- collect donations of furniture and deliver to destitute families- sort and pack clothes for shipping to camps- help our team with on-line sales- fundraise 

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Press Release 15 May 2018 

Andreas Papazidis, GRACEaid, andreas@graceaid.org.uk

Kyle Graden, Seedom, team@seedom.io

 

GRACEaid Voted to Benefit from Seedom Ethereum Fundraiser

Seed Funding Aid to Refugees

 

London, United Kingdom: GRACEaid has been voted to benefit from the Seedom fundraising platform. Seedom is an Ethereum decentralized application for raising awareness and ether for social impact causes in need while rewarding a single participant.

 

Upon successful completion of Seedom’s BETA, GRACEaid received the most votes from participants and will receive the funds raised from May 15 to May 25 of this year. In addition to winning the popular vote, GRACEaid meets all Seedom requirements, including:

 

  • Decentralizing - believes in the decentralization of power in all forms
  • Legitimate - has a capable team with a clear and effective plan of action
  • Active - is actively working on solving an urgent need

 

“We are grateful the Seedom community chose GRACEaid and that their team is willing to work with us. GRACEaid is a growing, grassroots, and resourceful organization that addresses the physiological needs of refugees and are therefore are an ideal cause to seed fund.” - Kyle Graden, Co-founder & CMO at Seedom

 

During the contribution period, anyone can visit seedom.io ​​and buy entries for a chance to win 30% of the total amount raised.

GRACEaid will receive 60% of the funds to continue its mission.

 

This marks the official, post-BETA start of incentivized routine giving on the blockchain and the Ethereum network to seed fund social impact causes.

 

About GRACEaid: GRACEaid is an organization of local volunteers in south-east London collecting, sorting, distributing donations and fundraising for refugees in need and destitute families locally and abroad.

 

About Seedom: Seedom takes the efficiency, security, and transparency of the traditional single-room raffle and re-invents it with trustlessness and crowd-sourced selection into an entirely new type of fundraiser that scales to the entire world.

 

 

 

A busy Sunday (4.3.18)

Regional Refugee Charities 4th bi-annual meeting

Yesterday, representatives from c.20 grassroots refugee aid charities gathered at Thenga Cafe for the 4th bi-annual meeting. Hot on the heels of our successful collaboration project #boots1000 (which raised £25k), we began planning our next fundraiser and project to be rolled out over the next few months.

Soul food at Thenga

We were supplied delicious food for thought by San in Thenga. It was great to catch up with old friends and meet some new ones.

Thanks to all.

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The Big Half Marathon

London 4.4.18

Our GRACE team of 8 runners, after a difficult week for training in snow and bitter temperatures, ran the first Big Half.

It was a cold start but conditions turned out well and some great finishing times were achieved!

sponsor

It’s not too late to support their huge efforts and help them reach their target!

Thank-you.


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