Donations recorded by Vipul Naik (filtered to cause areas matching Rationality community)

This is an online portal with information on donations that were announced publicly (or have been shared with permission) that were of interest to Vipul Naik. The git repository with the code for this portal, as well as all the underlying data, is available on GitHub. All payment amounts are in current United States dollars (USD). The repository of donations is being seeded with an initial collation by Issa Rice as well as continued contributions from him (see his commits and the contract work page listing all financially compensated contributions to the site) but all responsibility for errors and inaccuracies belongs to Vipul Naik. Current data is preliminary and has not been completely vetted and normalized; if sharing a link to this site or any page on this site, please include the caveat that the data is preliminary (if you want to share without including caveats, please check with Vipul Naik). We expect to have completed the first round of development by the end of December 2019. See the about page for more details. Also of interest: pageview data on analytics.vipulnaik.com, tutorial in README, request for feedback to EA Forum.

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Donation amounts by cause area and year

Cause area Total 2019 2018
Rationality community 99,800.00 70,000.00 29,800.00
Total 99,800.00 70,000.00 29,800.00

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Donation amounts by donor and year (4 donors)

Donor Metadata Number of donations Number of donees Total 2019 2018
Effective Altruism Funds: Long-Term Future Fund 2 2 70,000.00 70,000.00 0.00
Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative FB Site 1 1 24,000.00 0.00 24,000.00
Effective Altruism Funds: Meta Fund Site 1 1 5,000.00 0.00 5,000.00
Patrick Brinich-Langlois FB Tw Site LI 8 1 800.00 0.00 800.00
Total -- 12 3 99,800.00 70,000.00 29,800.00

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Donation amounts by donee and year (3 donees)

Donee Cause area Metadata Number of donors Total 2019 2018
Kocherga 1 50,000.00 50,000.00 0.00
Berkeley REACH Rationality community FB Site 3 29,800.00 0.00 29,800.00
Lauren Lee 1 20,000.00 20,000.00 0.00
Total -- -- -- 99,800.00 70,000.00 29,800.00

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Donation amounts by influencer and year

If you hover over a cell for a given influencer and year, you will get a tooltip with the number of donees and the number of donations.

For the meaning of “classified” and “unclassified”, see the page clarifying this.

Influencer Number of donations Number of donees Total 2019 2018
Oliver Habryka|Alex Zhu|Matt Wage|Helen Toner|Matt Fallshaw 2 2 70,000.00 70,000.00 0.00
Luke Ding|Alex Foster|Denise Melchin|Matt Wage|Tara MacAulay 1 1 5,000.00 0.00 5,000.00
Classified total 3 3 75,000.00 70,000.00 5,000.00
Unclassified total 9 1 24,800.00 0.00 24,800.00
Total 12 3 99,800.00 70,000.00 29,800.00

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Donation amounts by country and year

If you hover over a cell for a given country and year, you will get a tooltip with the number of donees and the number of donations.

For the meaning of “classified” and “unclassified”, see the page clarifying this.

Country Number of donations Number of donees Total 2019
Russia 1 1 50,000.00 50,000.00
Classified total 1 1 50,000.00 50,000.00
Unclassified total 11 2 49,800.00 20,000.00
Total 12 3 99,800.00 70,000.00

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