80,000 Hours aims to solve the most pressing skill bottlenecks in the world’s most pressing problems.

We do this by providing research and support to help people switch into careers that effectively tackle these problems.

We provide our services free of charge, so we are dependent upon the support of generous donors like you.

To learn more about 80,000 Hours and our funding needs, see our most recent annual review.

How to donate

You can donate to us directly through the Effective Altruism Funds platform. The platform accepts all major credit & debit cards, monthly direct debits and bank transfers. For large donors we can also accept direct bank transfers and donations of assets, including cryptocurrencies – please get in touch for more details.


80,000 Hours is a project of the Effective Ventures Foundation (England and Wales registered charity number 1149828 and registered company number 07962181) with a registered 501(c)(3) Exempt Organization in the USA (Centre for Effective Altruism USA Inc., EIN 47-1988398).

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions.