Elizabeth Van Nostrand donations made to Tostan

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Basic donor information

Country United States
Facebook username li.van.nostrand
LinkedIn username elizabethvannostrand
Donations URLMultiple posts: https://acesounderglass.com/2016/12/01/5167/,https://acesounderglass.com/2015/12/31/2015-donations/,https://acesounderglass.com/2014/12/29/how-to-figure-out-how-much-to-donate/
Twitter usernameAcesoUnderGlass
Effective Altruism Forum usernameElizabeth
Effective Altruism Hub usernameelizabeth-van-nostrand
GitHub usernameAcesoUnderGlass
Data entry method on Donations List WebsiteManual (no scripts used)

This entity is also a donee.

Full donor page for donor Elizabeth Van Nostrand

Basic donee information

Country United States
Donate pagehttp://www.tostan.org/donate
Donors list pagehttp://www.tostan.org/about-us/our-partners-and-donors
Transparency and financials pagehttp://www.tostan.org/annual-reports-financials
Twitter usernameTostan
Wikipedia pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tostan
Instagram usernametostaninc
Timelines wiki pagehttps://timelines.issarice.com/wiki/Timeline_of_Tostan
Key peopleMolly Melching|Susanne Bowles
Launch date1991

Full donee page for donee Tostan

Donor–donee relationship

Item Value

Donor–donee donation statistics

Cause areaCountMedianMeanMinimum10th percentile 20th percentile 30th percentile 40th percentile 50th percentile 60th percentile 70th percentile 80th percentile 90th percentile Maximum
Overall 2 5,000 12,375 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 19,750 19,750 19,750 19,750 19,750
Education 2 5,000 12,375 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 19,750 19,750 19,750 19,750 19,750

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 2016 2015
Education (filter this donor) 2 24,750.00 19,750.00 5,000.00
Total 2 24,750.00 19,750.00 5,000.00

Graph of spending by cause area and year (incremental, not cumulative)

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Graph of spending by cause area and year (cumulative)

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

Graph of all donations, showing the timeframe of donations

Graph of donations and their timeframes
Amount (current USD)Amount rank (out of 2)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
19,750.0012016-12-01Educationhttps://acesounderglass.com/2016/12/01/5167/-- Cites Gates Foundation connection, organic raising of issues around female genital cutting. Employer match: Wave matched 19,750.00; Percentage of total donor spend in the corresponding batch of donations: 100.00%.
5,000.0022015-12-31Educationhttps://acesounderglass.com/2015/12/31/2015-donations/-- Shared data with Gates Foundation; still working on getting numbers but promising.