Effective Giving Bloggers Series: 3 Reasons I Give to Charity

"I could never afford to give to charity. At least that’s what I told myself."... Read more >

The Young Aussie Intern Doctor Donating Half His Pay!

Imagine deciding to give half your salary to charity for a year! That’s exactly what Dr Henry Howard is doing in his first year, earning income as a medical intern, in regional Victoria.  He says he’s wanted to make the world a better place ever since he was a child.  “I’ve always been acutely aware since I was young how lucky I am to be born in Australia and the opportunities I’ve had are not those that everyone in the world has.” Dr Howard started volunteering during his time as a medical ... Read more >

GiveWell is discontinuing their “standout charity” designation. What does that mean for The Life You Can Save?

The Life You Can Save’s mission is to inspire people to give generously and effectively in the fight against extreme poverty. We curate a list of nonprofit organizations whose interventions have been proven to be both highly impactful and cost effective. We base our charity recommendations on leading charity evaluators that are equipped to conduct rigorous reviews of numerous nonprofit organizations and constantly assess work being done in the world of global poverty relief. Learn more about our... Read more >

Effective Giving Bloggers Series: Money is My Business

"Recently, it occurred to me that money is the thing I trust most. I’m not exactly proud of this fact, and I want to change it. But acknowledgement is the first step."... Read more >