AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. However, in order for the donations to reach The Ashe Arts & STEM Academy, you must make your purchase at smile.amazon.com or enable AmazonSmile on your Amazon mobile app. It’s a simple and automatic way to support The Ashe Arts & STEM Academy EVERY time you shop, at no cost to you. Plus, you can use your existing Amazon.com account.
On Amazon Mobile App
Turn on AmazonSmile on your Amazon Mobile App by tapping the main menu (☰), then scrolling down and tapping “Settings”. Then tap on “AmazonSmile” and follow the on-screen instructions to turn on AmazonSmile on your phone.
At this point, your phone app will be set up, and all your qualified purchases will result in a 0.5% donation to The Ashe Arts & STEM Academy. Much like in your computer, you will be able to see the $ amount your purchases contributed, as well as the total $ amount contributed in the “Your Amazon Smile” menu. On Android phones, you will also see how the icon “Amazon Prime” on the top of the screen now reads “Amazon Smile”.
On Desktop Browser
Step 1. Visit our unique Amazon Charity url at https://smile.amazon.com/ch/82-4537269 and set The Ashe Arts & STEM Academy as your charity of choice.
Step 2. Sign in to your Amazon account like you normally would. Be sure to always start shopping Amazon by typing in smile.amazon.com into your browser.
Step 3. At this point, you should be all set on your desktop. Qualified orders placed through https://smile.amazon.com in your computer will result in a donation of 0.5% of the total purchase to The Ashe Arts & STEM Academy. You will be able to see the $ amount your purchases contributed, as well as the total $ amount contributed in the “Your Amazon Smile” menu. Be sure to always start your shopping on Amazon by typing in https://smile.amazon.com into your browser.
What is AmazonSmile?
The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to run the AmazonSmile Program. AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com) is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com, with the added bonus of earning proceeds for charity. AmazonSmile Foundation will donate .5% of the purchase price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charity selected by its customers.