Amazon is one of the most widely used websites in the world. But did you know that customers can elect to donate 0.5% of their purchase to the charity of their choice? This is all made possible by shopping on smile.amazon.com.
A perfect way to support the charity of your choice!
If you already shop on Amazon, or if you’re looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, we invite you to shop at smile.amazon.com and choose Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas as your charity of choice. Below you can read about how to use Amazon Smile.
How Does it Work?
The entire shopping experience is the same and most products available on amazon.com are available at Amazon Smile.
2. Sign in and Choose Your Charity
The screen will look slightly different depending on whether your not you’re already signed into Amazon. If you’re already signed in, you’ll see a screen like the one below. Simply search for “Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas” or the charity of your choice and proceed to step 3.
3. Sign into Amazon Smile.
If you’re not signed in, then enter your email and password. Then proceed to step 4.
4. Select “Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas”
After signing in, search for “Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas” or the charity of your choice.
When you search for a charity, such as “Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas,” you will be given a list of possible matches. Select the charity of your choice to continue.
Once selected, you will receive an email confirmation and you can begin shopping.
5. Begin shopping!
Once you’ve selected your charity everything else functions the same. Shop for your favorite products or the perfect gift. Most products are eligible on Amazon Smile–if not, you’ll be notified. You can checkout normally as well. No extra cost is passed onto you–Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas!
6. Share with your friends
After you’ve successfully completed a purchase on Amazon Smile you can share the news with your friends on Facebook, Twitter or via email. This option appears on the confirmation page after your order is complete.
We applaud Amazon for their efforts to support charities. We hope you will take the opportunity to support Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas with your eligible purposes on smile.amazon.com.