The END Fund — General Support (2021)

Photo by Justin Makangara, courtesy of The End Fund.

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $500,000 to the END Fund for general support, in recognition of the END Fund earning a “top charity” ranking from GiveWell. This grant was made on GiveWell’s recommendation.

See GiveWell’s page on this grant for more details.

The END Fund — General Support (2020)

The END Fund works with local communities in the developing world to deliver neglected tropical disease (NTD) treatments to those in need. (Photo by Adebayo Abayomi, courtesy of The END Fund.)

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $500,000 to The END Fund 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 The End Fund to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.

The END Fund — General Support (December 2019)

The END fund provides deworming medications to school-age children. (Photo courtesy of the END Fund.)

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $2,500,000 to The END Fund 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 The End Fund to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.

The END Fund — Deworming Programs (December 2018)

The END fund provides deworming medications to school-age children. (Photo courtesy of the END Fund)

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $2,500,000 to The END Fund to support deworming programs, 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 The End Fund to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.

The END Fund — Deworming Programs (December 2017)

Thanks to deworming medications administered in this school in Zimbabwe, these children will be able to lead more healthy and prosperous lives, free from intestinal worms. (Photo courtesy of The END Fund)

The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $2,500,000 to The END Fund to support deworming programs, 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 The End Fund to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.

The END Fund — Deworming (December 2016)

Simeon is a car washer who works on Lake Victoria in Kenya. His profession puts him at risk of contracting schistosomiasis. (Photo courtesy of The END Fund/Mo Scarpelli)

Published: April 2017

Note: This grant was awarded while the Open Philanthropy Project was a partnership between GiveWell and Good Ventures.

Good Ventures awarded a grant of $5,000,000 to The END Fund in December 2016 to support its deworming program, in recognition of the program earning a “top charity” ranking from GiveWell in 2016.

GiveWell recommends charities that (1) focus on programs with a strong track record and excellent cost-effectiveness, (2) can use additional funding to expand their core programs and (3) are exceptionally transparent. Our grants to GiveWell-recommended charities are intended to help these outstanding organizations scale their programs and to signal the importance of qualities like cost-effectiveness and transparency to other charities and donors. Read GiveWell’s review of The END Fund’s deworming program to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.