Donation Donation Form | The Giving Block

What is Maker (MKR)?

Discover the key facts about Maker (MKR).

About Maker

The Maker Protocol is a software platform that allows users to trade DAI, Maker’s native stablecoin. DAI is soft-pegged to the US Dollar, so the value of one DAI token is equal to $1 USD. Holders of its other token, MKR–which is not pegged to any fiat currency, and is expected to increase in value based on the success of DAI–can vote on MakerDAO’s operating protocols and governance proposals. As of July 2020, MakerDAO has become “fully decentralized,” according to co-founder Rune Christensen.

Learn more about Maker

Donation Donation Form | The Giving Block Learn About Cryptocurrency New to cryptocurrency? Get immersed in all things crypto and crypto philanthropy. Learn about accepting crypto donations and crypto taxes. Read more
Donation Donation Form | The Giving Block What is Blockchain: Why You Should Care A blockchain is a growing list of records, called blocks, that are linked together using cryptography. Each block contains a cryptographic hash of the previous block, a timestamp, and transaction data. Read more
Donation Donation Form | The Giving Block How You Can Give Zakat in Cryptocurrency To give Zakat using cryptocurrency, The Giving Block is your one-stop destination to find and support charitable organizations. Read more