Members of the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) have come together to join those who supported Ukraine amid the ongoing geopolitical disaster.
A community spokesperson wrote in a tweet that the holders of cartoon apes donated over $1 million in ether (ETH) to Ukraine's official ETH address.
According to transaction details, the BAYC community sent 388.9 ETH from the Blockfolio address when ETH was worth ~$2,579. The move comes after the crypto community donated over $12 million in various altcoins to Ukraine. As To The Moon reported, the Ukrainian government issued an appeal for crypto donations in ether, bitcoin, tether, polkadot, and other altcoins.
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At the beginning of March, Ukraine's official Twitter account announced another funding round with non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Although details of the sale remain undisclosed, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov highlighted that the government "doesn't have any plans to issue any fungible tokens."