Very cool, thanks, Austin!We will publish another post on the Forum with updated funding goals by mid-November at the latest. I'm curious to see how our plans and ambitions might have changed by then. [Note: I'm working as Rethink Priorities' Director of Development.]
It should link to the section above, we'll fix it. Thanks!
Maybe Lynette Bye would be interested in doing this type of research (or has already started doing it)?
I've seen Peter, our Co-CEO, highlight Netflix culture as something that inspired him: https://jobs.netflix.com/culture
Yes, we were referring to several instances in which a major grantmaker either gave us only 25% or only 50% of the amount we requested in a specific grant application.Thanks for helping us clarify!
One thing the EA community can help us with is by encouraging suitable candidates to apply to our jobs. (New ones will be posted here and announced in our newsletter.) Some of our most recent hires have transitioned from fields which, at first sight, would seem unlikely to produce typical applicants. But we're open to anyone proving us they can do the job during the application process (we do blinded skills assessments). I think we're really not credentialist (i.e. we don't care much about formal degress if people have gained the skills that we're lo... (read more)
Thanks for considering to support us! Basically anyone can donate to the Giving Tuesday fundraiser and participate, but only for US donors it's tax-deductible.From the EA Giving Tuesday FAQ:>Donors from a large number of countries are eligible to donate through Facebook and get matched. However, in both 2019 and 2020 most non-U.S. donors faced significantly lower donation limits. We expect the same to be true in 2021. [This year, the donation limit for US donors is USD 20,000.] Additionally, please be aware that donors outside the United States wil... (read more)