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Winning blockhain solution for charitable donations

Winners of FutureHack 2018 during WEF in Davos, Switzerland, winners of Business Angels of Slovenia DemoDay and most inspirational project from Slovenia. CHERR.IO is a blockchain solution for charitable donations, aiming to open new horizons for the way charitable, humanitarian and socially responsible organizations operate. The platform will opt for optimizing operations, reinforce donors' trust and improve the donation process for charities. Top focus is fraud prevention and transparency.

  • Category Charity & Donations
  • Project Type Token
  • White PaperOpenOpen White Paper
  • PlatformEthereum Ethereum
  • Bitcoin TalkOpenOpen Bitcoin Talk
  • Jurisdiction Slovenia
Start Date
June 15th 2018 12:00 UTC
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June 30th 2018 12:00 UTC
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Restricted Countries
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Event Smart Contract
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Tokens for sale


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Aljaz Straser
Aljaž is an experienced software engineer with more than 10 years of work experience in the field. After successfully graduating in Computer Science with thesis “Optical character recognition from pictures and video” he went studying Masters degree on foreign exchange at University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Later on he worked few years as a senior software engineer at Comtrade Group. Then he decided to try something different and continued his work as developer and technology lead in startup companies. He got some serious entrepreneurship skills in Seed Sumo accelerator in Texas, USA. About a year ago he realized the future of economy depends on new technologies, and since then he has been actively participating in blockchain projects.
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David Tacer
More than 7 years of software development experience, including 5 years experience with leading software developers with successfully finished projects for bigger customers such as Siemens and Mercator with cooperation of some CHERR.IO team members. 4 years ago he started his own IT company. Graduated from Computer Science with thesis about study of symmetric cryptography algorithms and comparing their code efficiency. Got involved in cryptocurrency as a miner and investor in early 2013 and later became obsessed with blockchain technology. 5 years ago he started helping children in poor countries of Africa as their Godfather.
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Mario Markovic
IT professional and software developer with over 10 years of experience. Profoundly driven and perfectionistic by nature, Mario is committed to his clients, candidates, and employees. He is most fulfilled when helping people to grow professionally. His vision and ability to nurture relationships lead to long-term solutions and success. Embracing the core values of integrity, innovation, and growth. Mario holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and is CEO of his own Digital Agency.
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Alen Breznik
Alen (Flip) is a straight A college dropout who left traditional education in a rush to learn new age stuff they didn’t teach in schools yet. He found new challenges in the art scene and acquired skills on various workshops but mostly he’s self-educated. He has almost 20 years of experience in most creative fields like branding, design, coding, 3d, animation, games, marketing etc. working with many agencies and on hundreds of projects. He was born with a sophisticated feeling for aesthetic and his all-round knowledge makes him a one in a kind art director. He’s able to invent, inspire and lead with in-depth know-how and a wonderful team spirit. Blockchain is his latest love.
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Bostjan Kovac
Bostjan is a motivated and driven individual, who is very passionate and ambitious about his life and work. Finds joy in tackling challenging problems, always thinking about the big picture and the good results that his solutions will bring to the world. He was hooked on computers from the moment he saw one and never looked back. He successfully took part in various software engineering competitions during university years, finished his PhD in Computer Sciences and then decided that industry was where he could make the most impact. As a passionate traveler he has seen a lot of the world and met people from all corners of the world and that made him realize that most of humanity’s problems can be solved with technology and lots of hard work.
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Rok Klancnik
Rok has always been a visual guy with a need for creative outlets. Whether working with pencil and paper, a camera or a computer, his imagination runs nonstop. After graduating Graphic communication at university in Ljubljana, he established his own company and follows his passion. He has more than 10 years of experience in visual communication on many levels.
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Giorgi Topuria
Giorgi Topuria is the CEO and founder of the Kepler Technologies. Experienced enterpreneur with passion for for cutting-edge technology, Giorgi created world's first, blockchain-based robotics and startup incubator company. Masters gradute from Maastricht University in Corporate and Commercial Law, Giorgi has successfully invested and funded many of of Georgia’s top startups and service companies. Giorgi is a member of crypto community since 2014, he is one of the earlier adopters and investors in Bitcoin and Blockchain technology. Giorgi deployed numerous solutions for Georgian and international companies to help them adopt blockchain technologies in everyday life.
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Jure Bauman
Jure Bauman has over 7 years of experience as a photographer, videographer and editor for various clients in Slovenia. He worked as a director of photography and video editor for Un-limited Production. Furthermore, Jure worked with the Slovenian national TV, creating content for them such as - filming commercials, editing and directing different content for TV. In addition, Jure worked with the Slovenian startup ecosystem for various startups as well as supporting organisations and is thus very familiar with the needs of startups. Jure's vast experience in photography, video editing, animating, graphic animations and filming is essential for CHERR.IO's marketing efforts and campaigns on the platform.


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Simon Furman
Simon graduated from University of Maribor in Computer Science and has over 8 years of software development experience. During his education years he was invited as a backend developer to one of the largest telecommunications companies in Slovenia. He has over 4 years of experience in crypto world. After years of working on a different projects he made first move and started to explore blockchain technology. About a year ago he started to develop smart contracts on Ethereum platform and most recently on NEO platform. He also got some entrepreneurship skills in ABC accelerator in Ljubljana.
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Simon Sovic
Simon is a full stack startupper. With several years of startup experience ranging from being in the core team of a startup building a dual-sided marketplace with over 100k of investment, to working as a business consultant helping startups grow and develop, to organizing the biggest startup conference in the Alps Adriatic region. Simon is passionate about blockchain and its implications on society. He believes that blockchain can be a force for good. He first came in contact with the blockchain world in 2014 with the Ethereum ICO.
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Uros Horvat
Uros is a Computer Science expert and is specialized in both frontend and back-end development. His skill also consists of discussing requirements with clients, proposing solutions, ensuring a pleasant user experience, maintaining databases, and performing quality assurance. During his career he developed many projects for foreign and local companies. He is responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users, as well as translating the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce the visual elements of the application.


CHERR.IO Token Distribution

  • Crowdsale120,000,000 CHR60.00%
  • Founders and team42,000,000 CHR21.00%
  • CHERR.IO Contributors14,000,000 CHR7.00%
  • Future partners8,000,000 CHR4.00%
  • Advisors6,000,000 CHR3.00%
  • Ambassadors6,000,000 CHR3.00%
  • Bounty and airdrop4,000,000 CHR2.00%


  • Q2 2017

    - First meeting of founders about current problems of charity organizations and how these problems can be solved using blockchain and smart contracts - Deep market research about charity operations - Initial concepts - Branding)

  • Q3 2017

    - Domain registration - Formation of the core team - Design prototypes - Token model development - Whitepaper 1st draft - Tokensale structure - Main community channel setup

  • Q4 2017

    - Whitepaper 2nd. draft - CHERR.IO platform introduction video - Expansion of the team - Website publication - Marketing and PR campaign start - Roadshow start

  • Q1 2018

    - Futurehack Hackaton in Davos (at WEF2018) participation - MVP platform published - Growing our ambassadors, advisors, supporters - Creating a blog and social media channels - Legal structure - Token release plan - Bounty program #1 - Website security plan and structure

  • Q2 2018

    - Whitepaper publication - Smart Contract for crowdsale developing and auditing - Crowdsale testing on testnet - MVP Promotional Campaign - New live campaigns added on MVP - Marketing for live campaigns - MVP update - smart contract support - Creating how-to wallet guides - Smart contract for token sale - Public Presale start - Public Crowdsale start - ICO activities (Social activity, Website security and stability, Watch for scammers) - Negotiations with exchanges

  • Q3 2018

    - Post-ICO review articles - Exchange listing - Unlocking of tokens for transfer - CHERR.IO platform plan and structure - MVP update - Add more campaigns on MVP - Team growing: hiring for development, marketing, PR, design, testing, and user support - Increase number of Charity Organization on board - Q3 2018 AMA - Roadshow - MVP with 50+ campaigns - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform - CHERR.IO platform developing progress article

  • Q4 2018

    - Q4 2018 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Alpha testing CHERR.IO platform, Upgrade MPV to CHERR.IO platform, Platform security and stability) - Increase number of Charity Organization on board - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform - CHERR.IO platform development progress article

  • Q1 2019

    - Q1 2019 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Beta release for private testing, Beta release for private testing, Early access for ICO investors) - Platform phase 2 (Android and iOS app structure, API development) - CHERR.IO platform development progress article - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform

  • Q2 2019

    - Q2 2019 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Public release, Proof Of Charity rewarding mechanism 0.2) - Platform phase 2 (Android and iOS app alpha testing, API alpha testing) - 200+ campaigns - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform

  • Q3 2019

    - Q3 2019 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Optimizations, Marketing and PR, Fiat donations support, Proof Of Charity rewarding mechanism 0.3) - Platform phase 2 (Milestones beta, Emergency pool beta, ,Beta version of the Android and iOS app, API beta) - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform

  • Q4 2019

    - Q4 2019 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Proof Of Charity rewarding mechanism 1.0) - Platform phase 2 (Release of the Android and iOS app, Public API, Milestones, Emergency pool, Campaign staking alpha - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform

  • Q1 2020

    - Q1 2020 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 2 (Campaign staking beta) - Donate 12% of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform

  • Q2 2020

    - Q2 & Q3 2020 AMA - Roadshow - Platform phase 1 (Proof Of Charity rewarding mechanism 2.0) - Platform phase 2 (Campaign staking release) - Donate the remainder of funds reserved for donations to live campaigns on the platform - Goal of being the leading charity donations platform reached


Why is your company going to succeed?

As a strong team of developers and entrepreneurs with the help of experienced advisors from charity and blockchain sector, we are more than confident to deliver a blockchain solution for all charitable donations, recognized all over the world.

Where did your team members meet originally?

We all know each other for few years. David and Aljaz are friends from childhood, Mario and Simon were classmates on university. Other team members joined later on to help on project with good cause.

What are the top five risks you see for your business?

Many non-profit organizations to cover, adaption of cryptocurrency donation process to people without knowledge, volatility of cryptocurrency market.