Drop in the Bucket Harnesses Water to Cultivate Wave of Empowerment

In honor of Earth Day and environmental awareness, The Charity Experiment is nominating Drop in the Bucket for our April campaign. Drop in the Bucket’s goal is to provide schools and communities with the tools they need to improve child health, increase school enrollment rates, and promote gender equality, which are key to helping communities move themselves out of poverty.

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Clean Air Task Force: Our September Campaign

According to climate science expert reports, the rate of man-made climate change is accelerating. As a global community, it is in our best interest to reduce the amount of harmful pollutants that have negative environmental and health effects. In an effort to combat the harmful effects of climate change, The Charity Experiment has nominated Clean Air Task Force (CATF) for our September campaign.

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Summer Campaign Nominee Profile: PSI

Population Services International (PSI) is a global nonprofit organization focused on the encouragement of healthy behavior and affordability of health products.

PSI has an uncompromising focus on measurable health impact and measures its effect on disease and death—much like a for-profit measures its profits.

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Maximizing Return on Donation Through Cost-Benefit Analysis

Earlier this month, The Economist published an article about this concept, titled Can “effective altruism” maximise the bang for each charitable buck?

Since individual donors comprise the vast majority of the charitable donations (i.e. those who donate money to charity), it is vital that individuals are provided with the greatest amount of verified information and data prior to making a donation to ensure that their money is directed to the most effective organizations in the world.

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A Subscription to Philanthropy

We've got a subscription plan for everything—our music, movies, books, makeup, dinner plans, razor blades, and a whole lot more.

We think giving to the best charities in the world should be just as easy as subscribing to Netflix—and now it is. Introducing your subscription to philanthropy.

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Empowered Giving

The Charity Experiment is founded on the concept of "empowered giving." We define empowered giving as "the equipping of charitable donors with the knowledge and ability to donate to the most effective charities in the world."

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An Exciting Summer Campaign Announcement

At The Charity Experiment, we are continuously adjusting our processes and goals to ensure that we remain as effective and efficient as possible. 

Being highly effective means doing the right things and being efficient means doing things right. 

With this in mind, we are excited to announce the launch of a new three-month summer campaign featuring three of the most effective charitable organizations focused on alleviating extreme poverty.

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Nutritious Foods for 100 Million People—Project Healthy Children

2 billion people globally suffer from malnutrition, and Africa is hardest hit. Most don’t have access to healthy foods, and every meal is primarily starchy flour. The lack of key vitamins and minerals, especially in a child’s diet, results in millions of people dying every year from preventable sicknesses.

The solution? Project Healthy Children adds micronutrients that are scientifically proven to improve health and vitality, into the food Africans eat the most.

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