Aislinn Wish was diagnosed with biliary atresia, a liver disease that affects 1 in 15,000 babies. The only available cure is a liver transplant--a procedure that costs PHP4M. Aislinn's parents Nathan and Sindy are accepting donations to give Aislinn a fighting chance at life. To donate with Bitcoin, send to the following wallet address: 1Wishyy59M8zE8EfdjjpDjhsC3XKR6zRk.
The Pledge a Banca Drive is for the benefit of victims of Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in San Jose, Tacloban--one of the hardest-hit areas and the site of a village in Brgy. 88 called Fishermen's Village. The drive raises money for the construction of fishing boats (non-motorized paddleboats), which cost Php5,000 apiece to produce. Donations are accepted through bank deposits, Western Union wires, and through the pledge's designated Bitcoin wallet address: 13ds3qLAVbZLrxt5YbH8WN8Z4o3aN91mT. The drive was started by Jericho Ilagan, whose father and in-laws are natives of Tacloban. The first Bitcoin-funded boat was named FV Satoshi by Bitcoin enthusiast and Bitmarket.ph co-founder Miguel Antonio Cuneta.
CashCashPinoy started accepting Bitcoin payments in April 2014 using the coins.ph gateway. The site is one of the Philippines' largest e-commerce platforms, with an array of products designed to fill every need. Gadgets, fashion accessories, beauty treatments, home decor, restaurant vouchers... CashCashPinoy offers great deals on nearly everything!
6766 Ayala Ave, Makati City 1226
P:(+63 2) 823 1955
Metrodeal started accepting Bitcoin as one of its modes of payment in March 2014, making it the first e-commerce site in the Philippines to do so. The site offers a wide range of products--from travel packages and restaurant meals to cosmetics and concert tickets--all at great discounted prices. Shoppers simply log on, click on the item of their choice, and pay using Bitcoin through a secure Coins.ph-powered gateway. Once the Bitcoin transfer is completed, shoppers will receive an email with a printable voucher with which they can redeem their purchased item.
3350 Scott Blvd. Building 32, Santa Clara, CA 95054
P:1 (888) 5866083
BitcoinStore doesn't just offer a huge range of products (from the usual laptops and cameras, to turntables and fitness equipment)--they also offer it at 10% to 15% lower than most online stores like Amazon. BitcoinStore reported US$98,000 in sales at the first Bitcoin Black Friday held in November 2013.
Igor Francisco Moreda Arzo, C/Dr Ferran 26, 7º-14, 12003 Castellon
This Spanish distributor carries both newly released gaming computers (ex. Nintendo 3DS, Playstation 3) as well as replacement parts and cartridges for retro machines straight out of your childhood (ex. Game Boy, Super Nintendo). They’re supporters of Bitcoin as the future currency and are offering 10% additional discounts on all orders paid with Bitcoin.
This US-based electronic cigarettes distributor donates 5% of all its proceeds to the fight against lung cancer. Orders are shipped worldwide via the US Postal Service. Aside from Bitcoin, they also accept Dogecoin.
KinLeaves offers protective and decorative vinyl skins (also called vinyl wraps) for various gadgets, including Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy and Blackberry. There are over 350 designs to choose from on their website, and they also allow you to make your own. Best of all: they offer free worldwide shipping! Products are made in and shipped from Europe.
Arch. Eugene Dy is selling his DVD collection for bitcoin! Here's a partial list of the available titles (Php1000 each): 'Batman Begins', 'The Lord of the Rings' Trilogy, 'The Bourne Supremacy', 'Valkyrie', 'James Bond: Quantum of Solace', 'Once Upon a Time in America', 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon', and 'The Savages'. He's also selling his collection of Discovery Channel VCDs (Php700 per title), and various VCDs of classic films. Meetups may be arranged on Fridays and Saturdays at SM malls in Quezon City and TriNoma. Contact Arch. Dy for the full list of titles.
Just when you thought all jerky is made equal. BeefJerky.com offers USDA-certified Final Frontier brand beef jerky in the following flavors: black pepper, honey teriyaki, mild original hickory, hot red pepper, whiskey BBQ, and sweet & spicy. Final Frontier jerky was reportedly brought onboard the Atlantis STS-79 space shuttle in September 1996, and was so loved by the flight crew that they flew more of this jerky to space in 2001, 2002, 2007 and 2009.
Bees Brothers is a small family honey business in Cache Valley, Utah. We got started as a fun family project to learn a little more about bees. It didn’t take long for us to get more honey than we knew what to do with, and the boys started selling it at our local Farmer’s Market in Cache Valley, Utah. The high desert climate and low humidity make our honey extra thick and delicious.
BitBrew was launched in May 2011 with the lofty goal of providing high quality coffee exclusively in exchange for bitcoins in order to do its share of sustaining a viable economy with the controversial crypto-currency. As of yet, BitBrew is run solely by one individual (me) known as “edd” at the Bitcoin.org forums and elsewhere. Located in San Antonio, Texas, BitBrew gets its coffee from a local roaster and ships anywhere within the contiguous 48 United States at no additional charge. Beans are usually roasted on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays and shipped out the next day, with delivery time varying according to the distance your order must travel.
French-trained American expat chef Jeremy Slagle offers natural, hand-crafted products made from locally sourced ingredients. His made-with-love offerings include: applewood smoked bacon, Philippine Wagyu corned beef, and spice crusted pastrami. He was the first vendor at the Salcedo Village Market to start accepting Bitcoin!
A cake studio run by a husband and wife team. Their tailor-made cakes and cupcakes are designed with their clients' personalities and special requests in mind. The Bunny Baker’s claim to fame is their Bitcoin cake, served at the January 2014 BitcoinPH meetup.
This online pharmacy offers a wide range of generic drugs. Products are shipped either via registered air mail (for free), or via EMS Speed Post (for an additional 0.0298BTC). CoinRX does not require prescriptions to fill orders.
The Swiss Pharmacy carries a wide variety of branded and generic drugs, including cancer drugs and HIV treatments. Their contact of pharmaceutical suppliers also allows them to accept orders for sourcing--if there’s something you need that’s not currently listed on the website, send them a request. Their stocks are supplied and shipped from India.
Baicapture provides interactive, automated photobooths that come with customizable backdrops, print layouts, fun props and other features to make your next event truly memorable. They’ve supplied photobooths for clients such as Sony, Cebu Pacific Air, Clinique and Click The City.
Wack Wack Road, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
P:(+63 917) 844 4044
A listing for a 3-bedroom, fully furnished, 174sqm corner unit on the 31st floor of 8 Wack Wack condominium in Mandaluyong is available on TrueProperty.ph. The unit comes with 1 parking slot. The posted monthly rental rate is 1.849BTC, inclusive of association dues.
Condominium units at Avida Towers 34th Street (Taguig City), Avida Towers Makati West (Makati City), and Avida Storeys Atria (Iloilo City) may be purchased with Bitcoin through real estate agent Kristal Joy C. Dela Cruz. Kristal also runs the Philippine Bitcoin blog at pinoycoin.wordpress.com
55 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City
P:(+63 916) 201 8932
TrueProperty Listings is the first Philippine real estate portal to embrace Bitcoin. The site allows property owners to post listings for free, and gives them the option of setting their rates in either Philippine pesos or in Bitcoin. Aside from connecting owners with potential tenants, TrueProperty also provides services such as market reports, building information, community guides, and professional photography and copywriting for properties.
9flats lets you rent someone else's apartment, room or house so that you can feel more at home when you travel. As of February 2013, there are already over 60 homes listed as available for rent in the Philippines.
Malabia 1720 2nd, Palermo Soho, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Founded by Argentinian IT security expert Martin Fernandez, this flight booking site deals exclusively in Bitcoin. They offer discounts for flying on business class with Bitcoin, and have a rewards program for their regular customers.
135 W 50th Street, Suite 500, New York, NY 10020 US
P:(+1 888) 818 436 3320
CheapAir has a geat price drop payback policy which means if the fares drop after you purchase, they'll credit the difference back into your account. Travel & Leisure called them the 'Siri of flight booking. Note that only flights to, from, and through US or Canada may be booked with CheapAir. They do have many local hotel listings, though.'
Unit 53 Seven East Capitol, Building 7, East Capitol Drive cor. Sta. Rosa Street, Brgy. Kapitolyo, Pasig City
AltoCirrus Plus Inc.’s growing team of certified Linux and Asterisk engineers create enterprise applications on cloud and mobile platforms. Their innovative products include AppVill, a cloud-based service that allows clients to subscribe to an array of simple as well as enterprise-grade apps in a matter of clicks.
Another Cup of Coffee is a web management company formed by independent professionals working from different cities around the world. Their services include; Drupal and WordPress sites, design customization, website maintenance and web/email hosting. It is run by Bitcoin enthusiast Anthony Lopez-Vito.
ChangeTip is a love button for the internet! It allows users to show their appreciation of others, by quickly leaving a tip through a comment. Users can connect their Facebook, Reddit, Twitter, Youtube, GooglePlus, Github and StockTwits accounts and send other users Bitcoin tips, using a simple "@changetip" tag.