The Effective Altruism Foundation supports GiveWell and its top charities. If you are a taxpayer in Germany, the Netherlands or Switzerland, you can donate to EAF and specify that your donations can be used for the support of these charities.

EAF collects no fees from such donations. The EAF board retains full discretion over how to use these funds. The EAF does not offer any fiduciary services.

GiveWell is a 501(c)3 U.S. public charity. EAF is a Switzerland-based non-profit foundation and project launching hub for effective altruism. Donations to both organisations are tax-deductible in their respective legislations.

You can find answers to frequently asked questions about donations in the FAQ.

  1. 1 Amount
  2. 2 Payment
  3. 3 Finish

Please note that EAF will forward your information (including full name, e-mail address and donation details) to GiveWell. This will enable GiveWell to track their money moved.


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