We had the privilege of speaking with Paul Shapiro, Vice President of Policy for the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). In his role at HSUS, Paul has overseen numerous successful introductions of state laws and corporate policies implementing farmed animal welfare reforms. … Read more
Advice for Donors
When you support Animal Charity Evaluators and our recommended charities, you’re helping the most animals you can with each donation. Considering the billions of animals living in horrific conditions (many on factory farms), this is incredibly important work. The good news is, … Read more
Animal Charity Evaluators and other charities (including Faunalytics, Mercy For Animals, and The Humane League) do research to estimate the impact of commonly-used interventions promoting vegetarianism to reduce animal suffering. So far ACE has evaluated leafleting, online ads, humane education, corporate outreach, … Read more
With ACE’s Matching Gift Campaign coming to a close, and the global day dedicated to giving back, #GivingTuesday, taking place on December 2nd, we thought that now was a good time to talk about corporate matching gift programs.
A matching gift program is when a corporation matches donations from their employees to (eligible) nonprofits of the employees’ choosing. … Read more
Most charities spend money as quickly as they receive it, while most US-based foundations pay out just five percent of their assets each year, the legal minimum. Which strategy does more good? The answer matters to you as well as to non-profit organizations: you can give away your money as you earn it, … Read more