25 Best Effective Altruism Blogs and Websites

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Effective Altruism Blogs

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1. 80,000 Hours

80,000 Hours Berkeley, California, US
80,000 Hours is part of the Centre for Effective Altruism, a registered charity in England and Wales. We research how talented graduates can best use their careers to solve the world's most pressing problems. Subscribe to keep up with the blog.
25.5K 1 post / week Jan 2011 Get Email Contact More

2. The GiveWell Blog

The GiveWell Blog Oakland, California, US
Exploring how to get real change for your dollar. The GiveWell finds outstanding charities and publishes the full details of analysis to help donors decide where to give. GiveWell is a nonprofit dedicated to finding outstanding giving opportunities and publishing the full details of our analysis to help donors decide where to give.
Also in Philanthropy Blogs, Charity Blogs
27.5K 1 post / day Dec 2006 Get Email Contact More

3. The Giving What We Can Blog

The Giving What We Can Blog Oxford, England, UK
Giving What We Can evaluate charities and builds a community of members donating 10% of their income to the most effective organizations in the world. Follow to keep up with their blog.
12.6K 1 post / week Sep 2012 Get Email Contact More

4. Animal Charity Evaluators

Animal Charity Evaluators San Diego, California, US
At Animal Charity Evaluators, we find and promote the most effective ways to help animals. We use effective altruism principles to evaluate causes and research. Stay tuned and get the latest news about what's going on at ACE, from research and recommendations to conversations and interviews.
Also in Animal Blogs
20.7K 4.7K 1.3K 5 posts / quarter Aug 2012 Get Email Contact More

5. Effective Altruism London

Effective Altruism London London, England, UK
Effective Altruism London is a community of people who are willing to help one another and collectively work towards a better world. Our members are from all walks of life and have a wide range of personal beliefs. Follow to keep up with the blog.
1 post / week Oct 2016 Get Email Contact More

6. The Open Philanthropy Project Blog

The Open Philanthropy Project Blog San Francisco, California, US
How can we accomplish as much good as possible with our giving? The Open Philanthropy Project has a mission to learn how to give as effectively as we can and share our findings openly so that anyone can build on our work. Subscribe the blog and never miss an update from The Open Philanthropy Project.
3K 13.1K 1 post / month Sep 2011 Get Email Contact More

7. GiveDirectly Blog

GiveDirectly Blog New York, US
Read updates, data, and reflections about our work and delivering cash transfers to the extreme poor. GiveDirectly is a charity which aims to bridge that gap between the money you donate and the impact it has for the extreme poor, making your donation more personal and immediate by helping you to give as directly to a specific recipient as possible.
1 post / month Jul 2011 Get Email Contact More

8. Nonprofit Chronicles

Nonprofit Chronicles Bethesda, Maryland, US
Nonprofit Chronicles is a blog by journalist Marc Gunther about nonprofit organizations and their impact. Follow and discover reporting on foundations, nonprofits, global poverty, animal welfare, climate change.
Also in Nonprofit Blogs
825 38.9K 1 post / month Mar 2015 Get Email Contact More

9. Aceso Under Glass

Aceso Under Glass San Francisco, California, US
Aceso Under Glass is a blog all about Science, Altruism, and Video Games. Follow the blog to get the updates directly to your inbox.
1.7K 3 posts / month Dec 2013 Get Email Contact More

10. Design Altruism Project

Design Altruism Project Design Altruism Project is the intersection of the design and altruism memeplexes. It is an initiative of designers without borders. Follow to know more and keep up with the blog.
171 1 post / month Jun 2008 Get Email Contact More

11. EricHerboso.org

EricHerboso.org Germantown, Maryland, US
An ethics-oriented weblog celebrating effective altruism, philosophy, and other beliefs Eric holds. Also: a place to post random thoughts. Follow the blog for updates and notifications.
483 3 posts / quarter Mar 1994 Get Email Contact More

12. Altrusim Today

Altrusim Today Altruism Today - helping others without any expectations. We believe in acting out of concern for other's well-being without expecting anything in return. We create altruistic & philanthropic awareness about giving. Subscribe and get the latest news and stories on altruism and philanthropy for those who give and don't expect anything in return.
13 8 posts / quarter Jan 2018 Get Email Contact More

13. Altruism in Medicine Institute

Altruism in Medicine Institute US
Our healthcare system is near breaking point. It needs healing. We envision health care professionals finding resilience in training compassion, mindfulness, and reducing burnout, depression, anger, and frustration. Follow to keep up with our blog.
1.1K 1 post / quarter Mar 2005 Get Email Contact More

14. The Life You Can Save Blog

The Life You Can Save Blog Bainbridge, New York, US
The Life You Can Save is a nonprofit that inspires and empowers people to take action in the fight against extreme poverty. Follow the blog and get updates and notifications.
Also in Poverty Blogs
21.4K 13.8K 2.3K May 2013 Get Email Contact More

15. Humanicontrarian

Humanicontrarian London, England, UK
A blog by Marc DuBois. This blog is supposed to spark critical discussion around current issues affecting humanitarian action, with an eye to points of view running contrary to the prevailing discourse.
Also in Humanitarian Blogs
3.3K 2 posts / year Jan 2011 Get Email Contact More

16. Charity Entrepreneurship

Charity Entrepreneurship Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Charity Entrepreneurship is a project of Charity Science, a foundation registered in Canada. Our mission is to get more high impact charities to exist in the world. Follow for updates about events and news by Charity Entrepreneurship.
1.6K Jan 2014 Get Email Contact More

17. Effective Altruism at Harvard

Effective Altruism at Harvard Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Harvard Effective Altruism is a diverse group of undergraduates, unified by a common desire to do good in the world. We like to challenge assumptions, seek out surprising ideas, and celebrate change for the better. Follow the blog to get news & updates.
18 posts / year Jun 2014 Get Email Contact More

18. The Good Jungle

The Good Jungle I'm Agnes Otzelberger, a trainer and facilitator working to get our minds, hearts and bodies in shape for the social good we seek. The Good Jungle is a platform to provide inspiration, learning and community to those of us questioning what it means to do good in a messy world.
247 1 post / quarter Oct 2017 Get Email Contact More

19. Siebe Rozendal

Siebe Rozendal I am on my journey to making a difference in a complex world. I build and maintain the local effective altruism community. I focus on coaching individuals and bringing people together. Follow my blog and get information and posts about effective altruism and how it makes a difference.
115 May 2016 Get Email Contact More

20. But Can They Suffer?

But Can They Suffer? London, England, UK
This blog serves as a hub for those engaging with the studies and research surrounding how to make animal advocacy as effective as it can be. Follow for reviews, reflections and recommendations for Effective Animal Advocacy and Altruism.
Oct 2017 Get Email Contact More

21. Princeton Effective Altruism

Princeton Effective Altruism Princeton, New Jersey, US
Princeton Effective Altruism (EA) aims to help you do good better. We apply reason and empirical evidence to search for the most effective ways to do good. We run career workshops, organize discussions, teach classes on EA, host speakers working on the most pressing issues, and more. Follow our blog and stay updated.
1 post / quarter Sep 2017 Get Email Contact More

22. Life of Pretty

Life of Pretty Life of Pretty is all about altruism & self-fulfillment. It is about living with a better mindset and finding beauty within through altruism. Follow the blog to get updates from Life of Pretty, directly to your mailbox.
1 post / month Oct 2018 Get Email Contact More

23. The Pale Blue Dot | Exploring Effective Altruism

The Pale Blue Dot | Exploring Effective Altruism Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
In June 2017 my family committed to giving away five percent of our monthly earnings. This blog chronicles our giving every month. But more than that, it is an opportunity to increase our understanding of what we are doing and why, and hopefully encourage others to consider effective altruism as a practice worth learning more about.
Jul 2017 Get Email Contact More

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Effective Altruism Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Effective Altruism. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Aceso Under Glass acesounderglass.com 28
Robert Wiblin 80000hours.org/blog 26
Altruism Today altruismtoday.com 23
Eric Herboso ericherboso.org 21
Harvard College Effective Altruism harvardea.org/blog 18
Marc Gunther nonprofitchronicles.com 17
Jeannie and Jon lifeofpretty.com/category/blog 15
tj altruismmedicine.org 13
David Nash ealondon.com/blog-posts 12
Luke Freeman givingwhatwecan.org/blog 9
Julian Hazell givingwhatwecan.org/blog 7
Aaron Gertler openphilanthropy.org/blog 7
Luisa Rodriguez 80000hours.org/blog 6
Benjamin Todd 80000hours.org/blog 6
Benjamin Hilton 80000hours.org/blog 6
GBdev openphilanthropy.org/blog 5
GiveDirectly givedirectly.org/blog 4
Grace Adams givingwhatwecan.org/blog 4
Keiran Harris 80000hours.org/blog 4
Miranda Kaplan blog.givewell.org 4
Rex Camposagrado altruismtoday.com 4
Elie blog.givewell.org 4
Maria Salazar animalcharityevaluators.org/blog 3
Heather Herrell animalcharityevaluators.org/blog 3
ACE Team animalcharityevaluators.org/blog 3
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