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ICON Monthly Grant Recap — October 2020
Community Building, Project Nebula, and Cross-Chain DeFi
The Foundation approved another 3 grants in October consisting of community building/marketing, a (familiar) DApp, and a cross-chain DeFi protocol. We continue to be encouraged by the community’s commitment and participation in the grant process and hope to help many more entrepreneurs and dedicated ICONists in their efforts to grow our ecosystem.
Please see below for more details on the approved grants this month and keep the applications coming!
Icon Pilipinas focuses on accelerating blockchain growth in the Philippines by educating the masses and common everyday people about ICON — The major benefits and why it should be a premier blockchain project people here think about and use in the Philippines.
With the help of the first grant application approval (submitted on June 22, 2020), the Icon Pilipinas social media channels were able to grow to the following numbers:
- 4,155 followers (up from 459 on June 22).
- 57,283 followers (up from 53,000 on June 22).
- 1,272 followers (up from 237 followers on June 22).
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- 2,974 (up from 408 followers on June 22).
As part of their growth strategy, the Icon Pilipinas team launched ICX News Ngayon in early July and has been consistently producing new episodes ever since. To be clear, ICON is the only topic of conversation discussed here; each week, the team picks out a key news piece related to the ICON ecosystem and breaks it down in basic terms for non-techies....
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