Effective Altruism Funds
Effective Altruism Funds

Founding Year: 2020

Staff: 2


Caleb Parikh (Project Lead)

A platform that enables individual donors to contribute to expert-led charitable funds. This enhances the effectiveness of individual charitable donations and allows individual donors to determine whether donations will have an impact. It addresses this issue by providing a platform for donations to go to funds that have undergone a thorough evaluation by authorities in the field of effective altruism.


  • Global Development Fund – Funding is available for evidence-based opportunities that improve access to healthcare and promote economic development in areas where it is most needed. Provides funding to established organizations. Decisions are based on scientific evidence and the judgment of fund managers.
  • Animal Welfare Fund – Funding is available to organizations and projects that aim to reduce the suffering of millions or billions of animals. Provides funding to both early-stage and established organizations. Decisions are based on the organization’s track record and the fund managers’ judgment.
  • Long-Term Future Fund – Funding is available for individuals or projects that aim to improve the future in the long term. This includes mitigating risks from artificial intelligence and engineered pandemics. Provides funding to individuals and organizations, including those pursuing speculative opportunities. Decisions are based on the fund managers’ judgment.
  • EA Infrastructure Fund – Funding is available for organizations or individuals who aim to improve the effective altruism community. Provides funding to early-stage projects, including speculative opportunities and organizations. Decisions are based on the fund managers’ judgment.


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Effective Altruism Funds contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
    Calls for an end to poverty globally by 2030 and promotes increased access to basic services and social protection.
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  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
    Aims to end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
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  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well Being
    Aims to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages, by reducing mortality rates and increasing access to equitable health care for men and women.
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  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
    Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
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  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
    Aims to end gender discrimination in all forms and promote equal opportunity for all women and girls in terms of education, career, and sexual/reproductive rights.
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  • SDG 6 -Clean Water and Sanitisation
    Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all by promoting global access to adequate sanitation and hygiene.
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  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
    Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all by promoting affordable and reliable energy sources.
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  • SDG 8 -Decent Work and Economic Growth
    Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
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  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.  
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  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
    Aims to achieve economic growth by reducing inequalities regarding social, economic and political opportunities and freedoms.
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  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
    Aims to promote the globalization of sustainable cities and communities in turn providing universal safe and affordable housing.
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  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
    Aims to create responsible and sustainable practices involving consumption and production through efficiently using natural resources.
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  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
    Calls to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts through global awareness, education, and integration into government policies.
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  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
    Calls to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development and prevent and reduce marine pollution in order to protect ecosystems and achieve healthy oceans.
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  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
    Aims to protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
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  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
    Aims to promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels. Calls to reduce all forms of violence and deaths related to violence and to end abuse and exploitation
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  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals
    Aims to strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development by mobilizing domestic resources in order to provide support for developing countries.
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