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I now have a VENMO address for those who prefer that payment platform, please scan this QR code with your VENMO app.  VENMO tends to be used more by younger people.   VENMO is owned by Paypal, and seems to me a much more limited platform, but some prefer it.

If you prefer a more private means of donating, such as BITCOIN (Coinbase offers a quite good telephone app that works with your checking account if you can tolerate a bit less privacy on the user side).

My bitcoin address is:


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