Donate to highly effective charities

In addition to our main Funds, you can also donate to a range of highly effective non-profit organizations using Effective Altruism Funds.

Founders Pledge (General fund)

Founders Pledge empowers entrepreneurs to do immense good; it conducts rigorous charity research and advises its members on how to maximise their impact through strategic philanthropy.

Founders Pledge Patient Philanthropy Fund

The Fund will invest contributions and deploy pooled funds when they are needed most to safeguard and improve the long-term future


GovAI’s mission is to build a global research community dedicated to helping humanity navigate the transition to a world with advanced AI.

Charity Entrepreneurship

Charity Entrepreneurship is a research and training program that incubates multiple effective charities annually.

Charity Entrepreneurship – Incubated Charities

Charity Entrepreneurship is a research and training program that incubates multiple effective charities annually.

Giving What We Can Charity Elections

A charity election is a school-wide event in which high schoolers vote among three charities to decide which will receive up to $2,000 in sponsored funds.

Farmed Animal Funders European Animal Welfare Initiative

Supporting projects in the EU promoting stronger animal welfare standards

Animal Advocacy Careers

AAC is an EA-aligned organisation that provides support for individuals and organisations that want to maximise their positive impact for animals.

ACE Movement Grants

ACE Movement Grants funds promising advocacy projects around the globe working to reduce animal suffering. Applications are accepted annually and grants are determined by a review committee.

Family Empowerment Media (FEM)

Family Empowerment Media reduces maternal deaths and other health burdens due to unintended pregnancies.

Simon Institute for Longterm Governance

SI helps international policymakers govern extreme risks and cooperate with future generations.

Against Malaria Foundation

AMF helps protect people from malaria. They fund anti-malaria nets, specifically long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs), and works with distribution partners to ensure they are used.

The Good Food Institute

The Good Food Institute is an international nonprofit reimagining protein in order to build a global food system that is better for the planet, people, and animals.


WANBAM connects and supports a global network of women, trans people of any gender, and non-binary people interested in Effective Altruism through mentorship, networking, and other activities.

Sanku (Project Healthy Children)

Sanku combats hunger and saves lives by giving small mills the tools to fortify maize flour, an East African staple, so that every meal consumed by every mother & child contains vital nutrients.


GiveWell searches for the funding opportunities that save or improve lives the most. It intensely vets and recommends a short list of top charities.

Malaria Consortium

Malaria Consortium seeks to improve lives in Africa and Asia through evidence-based programs targeting key health burdens, including neglected tropical diseases, promoting child and maternal health.

Giving What We Can

Giving What We Can supports a growing community of effective givers who have pledged to donate a significant portion of their incomes to highly effective charities

80,000 Hours

80,000 Hours provides research and support to help people switch into careers that effectively tackle the world’s most pressing problems.

Centre for Effective Altruism

The Centre for Effective Altruism's mission is to build a community of students and professionals acting on EA principles, by creating and sustaining high-quality discussion spaces.


The ALLFED mission is to help make the world’s food supplies resilient to global catastrophes. Its work involves research and alliance building.


GiveDirectly sends cash directly to people living in poverty. GiveDirectly believes people deserve the dignity to choose for themselves how best to improve their lives — cash enables that choice.

Helen Keller International

Helen Keller International’s Vitamin A Supplementation Program provides essential nutrition to children who are at-risk for vitamin A deficiency — a condition that can lead to blindness and death.

Rethink Charity

Rethink Charity elevates the effective altruism community toward greater positive impact through incubating, operating, and funding high-impact projects.

Founders Pledge (Climate Change Fund)

The Founders Pledge Climate Change Fund supports highly-impactful, evidence-based solutions to the “triple challenge” of carbon emissions, air pollution, and energy poverty.

Wild Animal Initiative

Wild Animal Initiative supports the growing field of wild animal welfare research: conducts original research, fosters connections between academics, and secures funding for promising projects.


ProVeg is a global food awareness organisation with the mission to reduce global animal consumption by 50% by the year 2040.

Taimaka Project

The Taimaka Project works to end seasonal hunger and poverty among smallholder farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa by delivering post-harvest loans and improved storage bags to help farmers store crops.

SCI Foundation

SCI Foundation aims to improve the health of the most marginalised people by supporting Sub-Saharan African governments with sustainable, cost-effective programmes against parasitic worm infections.

Center on Long-Term Risk

The Center on Long-Term Risk (CLR) aims to identify cooperative and effective strategies to reduce involuntary suffering, with a focus on reducing risks from emerging technologies.

CLR Fund

The CLR Fund mission is to pioneer and promote research and policy efforts to prevent the worst technological risks facing our civilization.

Development Media International (DMI)

Development Media International (DMI) creates evidence-based behaviour change campaigns to improve health and save lives. It delivers campaigns at scale to maximise impact and cost-effectiveness.

END Fund

The END Fund’s mission is to control and eliminate the most prevalent neglected diseases among the world's poorest and most vulnerable people, to ensure people can live healthy and prosperous lives.


Sightsavers’ GiveWell recommended programs distribute treatments to children in sub-Saharan Africa, for two neglected tropical diseases.

New Incentives

New Incentives provides cash transfers to low-income households in Nigeria to increase childhood immunization rates.

Nuclear Threat Initiative: Biosecurity

The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) is a global security organization focused on reducing nuclear and biological threats imperiling humanity

Evidence Action (Dispensers for Safe Water)

Dispensers for Safe Water is a cost-effective solution that delivers free and reliable safe water access to nearly 4 million people living in rural Kenya, Uganda, and Malawi.

Suvita (Charity Science Health)

Suvita implements rigorously tested solutions to increase the uptake of vaccinations in India.

Evidence Action (Deworm the World Initiative)

Deworm the World Initiative helps governments launch, scale and sustain school-based deworming programs - freeing children from worm infection and enabling them to attend school more regularly.

Clean Air Task Force

Clean Air Task Force works to safeguard against the worst impacts of climate change, catalyzing the rapid global development, deployment of low-carbon energy and other climate-protecting technologies.

Fish Welfare Initiative

Fish Welfare Initiative is an international nonprofit dedicated to reducing the suffering of fish.

Iodine Global Network

IGN’s goal is to protect children from IQ loss from iodine deficiency, and allow them to learn better and live better lives, through a safe, effective and affordable solution: iodized salt.

Rethink Priorities

Rethink Priorities researches animal welfare, longtermism, and the Effective Altruism community to inform charitable decision-making and identify the most effective ways to create a better world.

Animal Charity Evaluators

Animal Charity Evaluators is dedicated to finding and promoting the most effective ways to help animals and with evidence-based research helps donors, volunteers, and advocates affect positive change.

Happier Lives Institute

The Happier Lives Institute (HLI) is a nonprofit research organisation searching for the most effective ways to measure and increase global well-being

Credence Institute (AAA)

Credence Institute is a South African organisation constituted of a diverse group of individuals with a shared purpose: advancing the interests of animals.