Akoin is a blockchain endeavor for the social impact of Akon who has made a partnership with the SDG Impact Fund in order to introduce the Akoin Foundation. The partnership will not only introduce the foundation, but the partnership will also introduce a “Token of Appreciation” (TOA) campaign.
The foundation will work in cryptocurrency area firstly. Initial donors will be provided with a literal cryptocurrency called Token of Appreciation (TOA). It is said to be a way for saying “thank you” to those people who have a belief in the foundation’s missional purpose. Regenerative endeavors will be supported in Africa and entrepreneurial empowerment will be focused on from blockchain technology, financial and business tools to healthcare, education, renewable energy, and governance.
Both the foundation and the SDG Impact Fund expand its mission. They also expand social impact results more. An opportunity will be opened up for donors at a rapid pace. The opportunity will not only be opened up for the donors, but the opportunity will also be opened up for other leaders. This new platform can be used for obtaining the 17 SDGs in 53 countries across Africa continent.
Akon said, “I’m excited for our team to launch the Akoin Foundation and our first Token of Appreciation campaign. This is what we’re all about at Akoin — coming up with innovative solutions, appreciating the fans, and empowering the people to take charge of their finances. I’ve said before: blockchain and crypto bring the power back to the people and has the potential to transform Africa’s economies. We’re giving people the chance to get involved early and show their support of that transformation.”
Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam is the full name of Akon. He is recognized as an American singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor. He was born on April 16, 1973. He gained popularity after the “Locked Up” release in 2004. He was on the 8th position in Forbes Celebrity 100 in the year 2010. He was on the 5th position in 40 Most Powerful Celebrities in Africa list in the year 2011. He was also on the sixth position on the Top Digital Songs Artists list of the decade, according to Wikipedia.
The Akoin Foundation will be a philanthropic arm of Akoin.io. It will belong to a vision of Akon for a better world. It will be designed to educate, fuel, and activate young entrepreneurs in Africa. It will also be designed to educate, fuel, and activate other rising economies. Businesses can be started and built. Sustainable communities can be created. Developing young entrepreneurs is believed to be the best way for the promotion of innovation, economic stability, and growth in Africa and the world too. African new Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) can’t just only be educated, inspired and activated, but worldwide new CEOs can also be educated, inspired, and activated by the year 2030, Real Leaders reported.[The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and/or the official policy of the website. ]