India COVID-19 crisis: Where to donate

India’s unfolding deadly second COVID–19 wave has left the country devastated. Harrowing scenes from overwhelmed hospitals and crematoriums have left the world ... Read more >

Peter Singer is touring Australia and New Zealand

The founder of The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer, is going on tour!  In August of 2021, Peter will be visiting Auckland, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne to discuss his work on effective altruism, animal rights, and bioethics, as well as exploring concepts around how and why COVID-19 has changed our world. For those of you who can’t make it to one of the in-person events, there’s also a livestreamed option available. All net proceeds from the tour will be donated directly to us in support of ... Read more >

Thank You For Supporting Our COVID-19 Fund

The Life You Can Save has closed its COVID-19 Fund. Take a look at how your support helped our charities respond rapidly to the challenges presented by the pandemic.... Read more >

Important Announcement!

Taken from a newsletter that went out to all The Life You Can Save subscribers on the 27th January 2021: My 21 month old granddaughter Rosalee often encourages me to “lean back” by which she means lie down and relax. I plan to take her advice literally and figuratively, so after eight years as Executive Director of The Life You Can Save, I have decided to “lean back” some more and, therefore, change my role in the organization. Rickard Vikstrom, our Managing Director, has been named by the Boar... Read more >