Schistosomiasis Control Initiative — General Support (2019)

A child is measured to determine the proper dosage of medication to combat parasitic worm infections. (Photo courtesy of SCI)
Award Date 
3/2019
Grant Amount 
$2,500,000
Purpose 
For general support.

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended $2,500,000 to the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI) for general operating support, due to its status as a GiveWell top charity. We followed the recommendation of GiveWell staff regarding how to allocate grantmaking between GiveWell top charities.

Read GiveWell’s review of SCI to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.