The founder and CEO Tron also known as TRX – Justin sun has won an Ebay charity auction and earned an opportunity to have lunch with most popular investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.
Justin sun began to build the hype for this news a week before. He stated that lunch with Buffett will be a “big win for the blockchain community.”
Moreover, in the recent twitter post, Justin also claimed to invite blockchain industry leaders to the lunch.
According to reports, the auction was conducted in partnership with the eBay for Charity initiative, which provides eBay’s online community members to support their respective charities both donate platform-derived proceeds and additional contributions to various causes. This event has reportedly raised almost $912 million for nonprofits through the e-commerce community to date.
The money brought from the auction, benefit the San Francisco-based non-profit GLIDE Foundation. According to sources, GLIDE aims on fighting injustice and inequality on behalf of economically deprived and oppressed communities in need.
CEO and president of GLIDE – Karen Hanrahan, underscored that 100% of the Sun’s contribution would be used “to help people overcome barriers such as homelessness, addiction, hunger and social isolation and reach their full potential.”
Moreover, Justin Sun highlighted the importance of contributing to a foundation stating that
“BitTorrent and TRON’s US headquarters are in San Francisco, and bidding on this charity auction was a key priority for our team. I’m proud to have my bid donated to GLIDE, a foundation that provides critical support for our local homeless community.”
Additionally, According to reports from Bloomberg, Justin can bring seven friends along for lunch with Buffett at a steakhouse in New York. In response to this, Justin said that he will choose among his most-persuasive friends as well as the most influential people in the crypto community.
Well, it will be interesting to know who will Justin sun choose. What’s your view on this? Whom should Justin take along? Share your views in the comment section