Expenditure Update #2

The DEF’s expenditures generally fall into three categories: grants, internal expenses and operations (employee and grants committee member compensation, rent, insurance, etc.), and external expenses (independent contractors like lobbyists, communications firms, legal counsel, web development, etc.). Once the DEF’s accounting is set up, we’ll be able to…

The DeFi Education Fund (DEF) is thrilled to support HODLpac with a $35,000 grant over three years to build and maintain its “HODLscore” tracker — an open source resource for the DeFi community to learn about where Congressional candidates and legislators stand on crypto-related policy.

HODLpac is a political action…

The DeFi Education Fund is thrilled to support Fight for the Future (FFTF) with a $501,168 year-long grant to focus on DeFi advocacy and community mobilization.

FFTF, a non-profit advocacy organization, fights “for a future where technology is a force for liberation — not oppression.” During the community’s recent mobilization…

The DeFi Education Fund is pleased to announce the first slate of grant recipients, which include a mix of organizations and individuals working to advance policymakers’ understanding of the DeFi ecosystem. The DEF will regularly provide updates on grants and the status of funded proposals.

As the DEF ramps up…

The DeFi Education Fund is seeking to fund projects that can quickly help inform policy making that will affect DeFi. To that end, we launched the Rapid Grants program on Monday. We’ll review proposals for up to $50,000 in funding and make a decision within 72 hours. …

Policy Director Hired

We are excited to announce that Miller Whitehouse-Levine has joined as the organization’s policy director. With oversight from the steering committee, Miller will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the execution of DEF’s mission and goals. …

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