Elie Hassenfeld donations made to Deworm the World Initiative

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Basic donor information

ItemValue
Country United States
Affiliated organizations (current or former; restricted to potential donees or others relevant to donation decisions)GiveWell Open Philanthropy Project
Facebook username elie.hassenfeld
LinkedIn username elie-hassenfeld-92072a9
Twitter usernameeliehassenfeld
Data entry method on Donations List WebsiteManual (no scripts used)

Full donor page for donor Elie Hassenfeld

Basic donee information

ItemValue
Country United States
Websitehttps://www.evidenceaction.org/dewormtheworld/
Donate pagehttps://www.evidenceaction.org/give
Donation case pagehttps://www.evidenceaction.org/dewormtheworld/
Twitter usernamedewormtheworld
Effective Altruism Hubdeworm-world-initiative
Wikipedia pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deworm_the_World_Initiative
GiveWell reviewhttps://www.givewell.org/charities/deworm-world-initiative
Launch date2007
NotesThe initiative is run by Evidence Action, which also runs some other evidence-based programs in domains related to global health and global poverty. Previously, it was supported by the Partnership for Child Development and Innovations for Poverty Action, and simply called "Deworm the World". The program was originally created by MIT Professor Kristin J. Forbes in 2007 along with Esther Duflo, as an initiative of the Forum of Young Global Leaders. It has worked with te Clinton Health Access Initiative and the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab

Full donee page for donee Deworm the World Initiative

Donation amounts by cause area and year

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

Note: Cause area classification used here may not match that used by donor for all cases.

Cause area Number of donations Total
Global health (filter this donor) 1 0.00
Total 1 0.00

Skipping spending graph as there is fewer than one year’s worth of donations.

Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (1 donations)

Amount (current USD)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
--2014-12-17Global health/deworminghttps://blog.givewell.org/2014/12/17/staff-members-personal-donations-giving-season-2014/GiveWell Donated jointly with wife. Lower allocation to DtWI (5%) relative to GiveWell allocation (7%), citing less weight to explicit cost-effectiveness and more weight to organizational strength. Percentage of total donor spend in the corresponding batch of donations: 5.00%.

Full list of documents in reverse chronological order (2 documents)

Title (URL linked) Publication date Author Publisher Affected donors Affected donees Document scope Cause area Notes
Staff members’ personal donations – giving season 2014 2014-12-17 Holden Karnofsky GiveWell Elie Hassenfeld Holden Karnofsky Natalie Crispin Alexander Berger Eliza Scheffler Timothy Telleen-Lawton Josh Rosenberg Ben Rachbach Jake Marcus Rebecca Raible Milan Griffes Tyler Heishman GiveWell top charities Against Malaria Foundation Schistosomiasis Control Initiative Deworm the World Initiative GiveWell standout charities Periodic donation list documentation GiveWell staff describe their annual donation plans for 2014. Some of these are tentative and get superseded by further events. Also, not all employees are present in the document (participation is optional). Amounts donated are not included, per a decision by GiveWell
Staff members’ personal donations 2013-12-12 Holden Karnofsky GiveWell Holden Karnofsky Elie Hassenfeld Alexander Berger Natalie Crispin Eliza Scheffler Timothy Telleen-Lawton Sean Conley Josh Rosenberg Ben Rachbach Howie Lempel Jake Marcus GiveDirectly Mercy For Animals Schistosomiasis Control Initiative Against Malaria Foundation Deworm the World Initiative The Humane Society of the United States Periodic donation list documentation GiveWell staff describe their annual donation plans for 2013. Some of these are tentative and get superseded by further events. Also, not all employees are present in the document (participation is optional). Amounts donated are not included, per a decision by GiveWell