GiveWell — General Support (January 2020)

GiveWell and Malaria Consortium staff members after meeting to discuss their Burkina Faso seasonal malaria chemoprevention program. (Photo courtesy of GiveWell.)
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For general operating support.
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Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $2,245,570 to GiveWell for general operating support. GiveWell is a nonprofit dedicated to finding outstanding giving opportunities. We expect this grant to increase the availability of high-quality information and analysis about charities and giving opportunities, thereby increasing the impact of donors who use GiveWell’s research. Read more about Open Philanthropy’s relationship to GiveWell here.

This grant provides 18 months of general operating support, including retroactive funding for a portion of GiveWell’s 2019 operating costs.