ConsenSys Social Impact

ConsenSys Social Impact is comprised of the social impact and social sector initiatives, solutions, and research led by organizations within the ConsenSys firm. Learn more about ConsenSys here.



MakerDao is a software provider that facilitates the creation of the Dai stablecoin. A stablecoin is a cryptocurrency that’s stable relative to fiat currency -- Dai is pegged to the US Dollar. Dai retains all of the features of bitcoin, including instant and trustless transfers, but with the added benefit of functioning as a stable medium of exchange.



Sempo, the second Bifrost Initiative Fellow, is an end-to-end platform to rapidly and efficiently deploy cash transfer programs. This means NGOs spend less resources finding vulnerable people, and more resources empowering them out of a crisis. Sempo solves beneficiary identification, cash disbursement and program monitoring in one seamless cash platform.


Dether is the world’s first peer-to-peer crypto-to-cash marketplace. Powered by Ethereum smart contracts, Dether is a revolutionary new way for anyone on Earth to buy crypto using cash and spend it at local physical stores. Unlike existing solutions, a user doesn't need a bank account, only a mobile phone with internet access.