About Us

What is Effective Altruism?

Effective altruism is all about combining empathy, reason, and evidence. By carefully considering what we value and working together to find the best ways of achieving that, we can each do an amazing amount of good.

For more information, check out the official Introduction to Effective Altruism.

What is EA DC?

EA DC is the main hub for the effective altruism community in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. We host events to spark intellectual discussion, professional connections, and motivation. Our goal is to ensure that every member in our community feels supported and valued.