Ravi Patel



Ravi Patel is studying Clinical Medicine at Jesus College, University of Cambridge, having graduated in Natural Sciences in 2015. Ravi founded and directed the ‘Take the Pledge’ annual New Year’s campaign in 2014, which reached university students around the world to encourage them to consider taking the Giving What We Can pledge; a pledge to give 10% of future income to high impact charities. He is currently working on setting up a new organisation, Students for High Impact Charity (SHIC), which seeks to take ideas about high impact giving to schools. He also founded the Jesus College Effective Altruism Society in 2016 whilst working with Giving What We Can Cambridge.