Frequently Asked Question

What if I can't afford to give 10% of my income?

Answer

The Giving What We Can Pledge is a commitment to give at least 10% of your lifetime income to highly effective charities. If you can't afford to give 10% of your income, you can still get involved by:

We believe that every little bit helps, and even a small donation can make a big difference in the lives of those who need it most. But we also understand that everyone has different financial circumstances, and giving isn’t always right for everyone.

We recommend you reflect carefully on what is right for you, and start with an amount that is meaningful and sustainable.

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