Co-founded by Francesco Nazari Fusetti, Manuela Ravalli, and Domenico Gravagno in 2013, CharityStars is an online fundraising auction platform for the non-profit sector. CharityStars has a global network of established relationships with international charities and across the entertainment industry. Auctions are conducted through the online platform that features an array of luxury experiences and products which can be purchased at auction, with proceeds going to partnering charities.
The company has launched a series of auctions with prominent leaders in the blockchain space. Participants will have the opportunity to bid for a business lunch with Ryan Taylor, CEO of Dash; Galia Benartzi, Co-founder of Bancor; serial entrepreneur Jeremy Gardner; and Erik Voorhees, CEO of ShapeShift. Contributors also have the opportunity to play poker with Brock Pierce, Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation as well as joining Dr Julian Hosp, Co-Founder and President of TenX, for a business lunch in Singapore.