Shiba Ecosystem's recent collaboration with the legendary Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao and his foundation appears to be just the beginning, hinting at more significant partnerships in the future. Shytoshi Kusama, the pseudonymous lead developer, teased ongoing discussions with potential new collaborators.
The latest edition of the Shiba Ecosystem's weekly magazine, "The Shib," highlighted Manny Pacquiao and his foundation as partners. The Manny Pacquiao Foundation (MPF) is a validator of Shibarium, the Shiba Ecosystem's layer-2 scalability solution. Over the years, MPF has accepted cryptocurrency donations, utilizing the power of crypto to enhance its operations, including relief aids, housing projects, and medical missions.
With notable supporters like Jack Ma of Alibaba and UFC President Dana White, Pacquiao's foundation aligns with the Shiba Ecosystem's values, emphasizing spirit and transparency. The magazine teased a "promising collaboration," hinting at potential future partnerships with Pacquiao.
A Shiba Ecosystem and Shibarium Tech marketing specialist, using the handle @LucieSHIB, expressed the collaboration's significance, emphasizing a commitment to meaningful impact and positive contributions to global charitable initiatives.
In a weekend update, Kusama mentioned ongoing discussions with "new friends" when questioned about the integration of centralized exchanges with Shibarium. While the response was brief, it indicated that the initiative is under consideration, suggesting active efforts to turn this vision into reality.
As of the latest update, the native cryptocurrency of the Shiba Ecosystem, SHIB, was trading at $0.000008556. It experienced a 4.31% decrease in the last 24 hours but showed a 4.0% gain over the past seven days, with a 24-hour trading volume of $205.78 million, up by 10.35%.