Ashton Kutcher, American Actor and tech investor has contributed $4 million in Ripple’s XRP tokens to the Ellen DeGeneres’s wildlife. This donation was made during the Ellen Degeneres Show which was telecasted on May 24.
Donation made in Ripple’s XRP token
Kutcher has surprised audience with the donation and says that the XRP is a digital currency and can be termed as a big giant check thing.
Further, Kutcher in a show says that we can actually transfer the donations into Rwandan francs and public can push the button on the account provided below shown in the screen.
Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Fund was founded to support Global conservation and to safe guards endangered species. The Wildlife have constructed a permanent shelter for Diana Fossey Gorilla fund. The project is securing the future of wild gorillas in Rwanda to dwell in the friendly ecosystem.
Sound ventures by Ashton Kutcher
After Bitcoin and Ethereum, XRP is the third largest cryptocurrency as per market cap. In Addition, Ashton Kutcher is actively investing in Venture Capital firm named Sound ventures. While forming Sound Ventures, Kutcher was partnered with Guy Oseary and both have invested in various MNCs like Uber, Airbnb, SoundCloud and Shazam.
Guy Oseary is an Israeli-American talent manager, investor, writer and businessman. Basically, Oseary is a manager for Madonna and U2. Ashton is not the first actor to invest in cryptocurrency. Actors like Nass, Jamie Foxx, DJ Khaleed, Floyd Mayweather Jr and Mike Tyson have also invested in Cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin.