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BitcoinMalaysia DAO


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{"ops":[{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"What is BitcoinMalaysia"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"background":"#f8fafc","link":"https://gitcoin.co/grants/597/www.bitcoinmalaysia.com"},"insert":"BitcoinMalaysia"},{"insert":" is the largest cryptocommunity our country has. Founded since 2012, we started from a simple blog website and after many meetups, our group has organically grown to "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"background":"#ffffff","link":"https://www.facebook.com/groups/BitcoinMalaysia"},"insert":"56,000"},{"insert":" people; 22,000 active monthly.\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Our Mission"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nCryptocurrencies are difficult to learn for new people, and is scary because the industry is filled with bad actors. That is why, the role BitcoinMalaysia plays is to\n\nProvide a safe, "},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"neutral"},{"insert":", and friendly space for "},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"new people"},{"insert":" to learn about cryptocurrencies"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Help new entrants quickly identify "},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"scams and the fake"},{"insert":" so that they can focus on the real ones."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Inspire more Malaysians to BUIDL, participate in DAOs and the Ethereum ecosystem."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Help blockchain projects find their early adopters, fans and eventually champions."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Where We Have Been?"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nOver the last two years, we have delivered\n25 talks/meetups in 2018"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"50 talks/meetups in 2019"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"We receive and average of 60 people per talk/event; and"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"50% of attendees are always new faces"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nThis means that we have done something right, people like what we do and thus we gain a lot of word of mouth recommendations for new people to catch our next activities.\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Why Do We Need This Grant?"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nWhile we have momentum and a good reputation, we are struggling to sustain the momentum because we do not have a consistent stream of sponsorship funds. We never had and we are lucky to be where we are today.\n\nThe Solution?\n\nWe want to achieve self sustainability by\n\nDeveloping a sound incentivization model that rewards contributors through a DAO"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Transforming BitcoinMalaysia from a one way informational website to a platform where people can contribute content, interact and be bridged to more job opportunities. In other words, listen closely to what the communities and build the features into the website."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Achieve the next milestone of 100,000 members in our group and 10,000 monthly visitors to our BitcoinMalaysia website."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nDue to COVID-19, our nation is currently on lockdown for one entire month (just announced today). There is also a high probability that the situation will not improve so quickly. Thus, a lot of people will be looking for new sources of income.\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"We want to help them find new sources of income through by BUIDL-ing and participating in DAOs."},{"insert":"\n\nBut we must firstly be faster and louder than the get-rich-quick schemes, deliver the proper education, equip the new people with the right mindset, skillset and toolset to capture job opportunities in crypto. Your every contribution will help us to achieve that.\n\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Our Promise"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nOur specialty lies in onboarding new people outside of crypto and helping funnel the now properly equipped individual to participate in DAOs, take up bounties and jobs in crypto industry confidently. Our methodologies will be documented to become a public good on our "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"background":"#f8fafc","link":"https://github.com/jasonchewyl/bitcoinmalaysia"},"insert":"Github"},{"insert":".\n\nWe constantly will improve our education material and share it openly on our Gitbook. The DAO would allow us to scale our activities. Success looks like when a person living 5 hours drive away from the city can interact with the DAO, access and iterate from the education material we have to conduct proper education in his small town.\n\nThat's where we want to be.\n\nPlease support us. Thank you.\n"}]}

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