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Support our efforts to ensure a positive future for life on Earth.

There's always more to be done

You can help us make it happen.

We have run a number of ambitious projects aimed at ensuring transformative technologies are steered away from extreme, large-scale risks and towards benefiting life. That said, we’ve hardly made a dent in our list of project ideas.

Donations enable us to grow as an organisation and execute more of our plans. Visit Our work to read more about the work we have done so far and the types of projects your donations would help support.
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How your donation helps

Donations help us in more ways than one, no matter their size:

Grow our team

Donations allow us to expand as an organisation, adding to our bandwidth and in-house expertise.

Initiate new projects

Donations allow us to fund more projects and increase the scale of our ambitions in pursuit of our mission.

Give to others

Donations enable us to provide greater support to other individuals and organisations working in our field.

Maintain independence

A diversified income stream allows us to maintain independence from any given donor and their interests.


Ways to donate

There are several ways that you can support the Future of Life Institute financially:

Donate via PayPal

You can make a donation to the Future of Life Institute via PayPal:
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Make a check payable to “Future of Life Institute”.
On the memo line of the check, please indicate that the donation is for “Future of Life Institute”

Please include a note with an email address or mailing address so we can provide a tax receipt.

Mail your check to:
Future of Life Institute
933 Montgomery Ave. #1012
Narberth, PA 19072

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You can also get Amazon to support us through their Smile program every time you shop online. Shop at and Amazon will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to your chosen charitable organization, at no extra cost to you.

Click here to set the Future of Life Institute as your chosen Amazon Smile organization.
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Essential information about your donation

Your donation will not influence our policy positions

We are grateful for the support of our donors but they do not influence our policy positions. These are developed by our five board members using the latest academic research and input from conferences and consultations.

Your donation may be tax exempt

FLI is a 501c(3) non-profit organisation so your donations will be tax exempt in the United States. If you need our organization number (EIN) for your tax return, it’s 47-1052538.

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