- Hollywood star Matt Damon has teamed up with Crypto.com to provide safe water to people in need.
- The cryptocurrency exchange will donate $1 million and promote the cause to its 10 million clients worldwide.
One of Hollywood’s most iconic stars has teamed up with one of the fastest-growing cryptocurrency platforms to avail clean and safe water to those most in need. Crypto.com has teamed up with Matt Damon, donating $1 million and pledging to bring in its community of 10 million users to support the project.
Damon is one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, with his films earning close to $4 billion collectively, among the highest in the world. The recipient of one Oscar award and two Golden Globes, he has appeared in Good WIll Hunting, Saving Private Ryan, The Departed and his most famous performance as Jason Bourne in the Bourne Franchise.
Aside from acting, Damon is passionate about availing clean and safe water to millions across the globe. He is the co-founder of Water.org, one of the biggest organizations in the world catering to provision of clean water to the poor. Founded about three decades ago, the organization has provided clean water and sanitation to over 38 million people across Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean and Asia.
It’s this initiative that Crypto.com will be contributing to,
As per a press release shared with CNF, Crypto.com will donate $1 million to support Water.org’s initiatives as well as launch initiatives to encourage more than 10 million of its users globally to support the cause.
Damon commented, “It takes innovative companies and smart solutions to solve some of the world’s greatest social challenges, like universal access to safe water.”
As our financial solutions and platforms evolve, we can use them for good. Crypto.com and Water.org are both working toward positive transformation, and our innovative, financial solutions will help change lives and the world.
Kris Marszalek, the founder and CEO of Crypto.com expressed the company’s pride in working with one of the world’s biggest movie stars in a very worthy cause.
The success and true potential of cryptocurrency will only come to pass when the greatest number of people have access to the tools needed to be in full control of our own lives, finances, and futures.