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Total donated by HIA athletes by end of 2021?
High Impact Athletes is a new organisation set up by professional tennis player Marcus Daniell, which aims to spread effective giving in professional sport. After launching at the end of November, their website now lists 20 professional athletes who have taken the pledge, and $44,000 already donated.
This question asks:
How much money will have been donated by HIA athletes by the end of 2021?
To count as having taken the pledge, athletes must commit to donating at least 2% of their earnings to effective charities, donations from athletes who have not made this commitment will not be counted. Resolution will be according to data from HIA themselves, who have been involved in this question's development. A current lower bound is available here, but at the time of question writing it is updated manually, so it is not guaranteed to remain perfectly up to date. It is a lower bound as dollar amounts are rounded down to the nearest $100.
If HIA ceases to exist for any reason, this question will resolve as the total amount donated during its existence. Athletes are not legally bound to their pledges, and so may renege on them. Donations from all athletes who count as having taken the pledge at the time of their donation will count, regardless of what later happens either to the athlete or the minimum recommended pledge.
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