Donors unite to rate nonprofits
GiveWell is a great new service to check out and a tremendous challenge to nonprofits out there. They're a bunch of donors looking to leverage the Web so that they can ask questions of nonprofits. Their stated goal is as follows:
Our goal is to make it easy for you to do as much good as possible with your charitable donations.
We believe that in giving, as in everything else, generosity and good intentions are helpful but not sufficient.
Nonprofits should be thoroughly analyzed and compared with each other, in order to determine which ones can most improve the world.
We aim to ...