Claire Zabel

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
15% of my income below $70k, 75% of my income above $70K
To which causes?: 
Animal welfare
Existential risk and far future causes
For how long?: 
For as long as I can
Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
$3000ACE (Animal Charity Evaluators)2014
$3000Animal Equality2014
$1300MFA (Mercy For Animals)2014
$2700The Humane League2014
$600The Humane League; Vegan Outreach2013
~$5900Various charitiesBefore 2013
$750The Humane League2015
~$90MIRI2014
Donations I've helped influence: 
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Your views and values

Moral philosophy: 
Consequentialist/utilitarian (or think that this covers the most important considerations)
Actions you're taking to support these causes: 

Donating, Research, Outreach

Diet: 
Vegan
Other social movements identified with: 
Animal Rights
Skeptic/atheist
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Animal welfare
Effective giving
Entrepreneurship
Existential risk and far future causes
Machine intelligence risk
Movement-building
Prioritization research
Synthetic biology risk

You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2013
Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
LessWrong
Local EA group
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
The online EA community
Personal contact with an EA or EAs
Knowing it existed.
Organisations you've volunteered or worked for: 
Animal Charity Evaluators (formerly Effective Animal Activism)
GiveWell
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
Over 20 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
LessWrong

Your career

Demographics

Name: 
Claire Zabel
Gender: 
Female
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Master’s degree
Country: 
United States
City: 
Oakland
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Full-time student?: 
No
Might you be able to let EAs stay with you at the moment?: 
Yes