What is Amazon.Smile?
Amazon.Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support an eligible charity every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at www.smile.amazon.com you’ll find the exact same prices and products as on Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to an eligible charity.
How do I shop at Amazon.Smile?
To shop at Amazon.Smile you need to go to www.smile.amazon.com instead of www.amazon.com. You may want to add a bookmark to Amazon.Smile to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at Amazon.Smile.
Can I use my existing Amazon.com account on Amazon.Smile?
Yes; you use the same account on Amazon.com and Amazon.Smile. Your Amazon Prime account, Shopping Cart, Wish List, gift registries, or any other account settings are the same.
Which products on Amazon.Smile are eligible for charitable donations?
Millions of products on Amazon.Smile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for Amazon.Smile donation” on their product detail pages.
How do I select a charity to support when shopping on Amazon.Smile?
On your first visit to www.smile.amazon.com , you need to select a charitable organization before you begin shopping. On the Amazon.Smile homepage, there are two options:
You can pick a charity Amazon is emphasizing, by clicking on “Choose one of our spotlight charities”, or you can use the search blank labeled “Or pick your own charitable organization” There you would search for an eligible, registered charity and enter their name; for example “Cordova Neighborhood Church”. When your charity pops up, click “Select”. On subsequent visits to www.smile.amazon.com, Amazon.Smile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase made on Amazon.Smile will result in a donation to your eligible charity.
Can I change my charity?
Yes, you can change your charity any time. Your Amazon.Smile purchases, after the change, count towards your newly selected charity. To change your charity, sign in to smile.amazon.com simply select “Change your Charity” in “Your Account.”
If you shop on Amazon, the only difference is to log in via www.smile.amazon.com instead of Amazon.com; it is that easy! Now, as you do your regular shopping, you can also donate to your chosen charity.