What is Amazon Smile? Amazon Smile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features that are available on their regular site. Except when you shop with AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice no cost for you! All you have to do is go to smile.amazon.com to do your shopping. It sounds like a win-win to support the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation while you shop on Amazon! For more information about the AmazonSmile program, go to http://smile.amazon.com/about.
So how do you set the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation as your charitable organization your purchases support? Follow these steps.
- Get started by going to smile.amazon.com.
- Click Join AmazonSmile
- Sign In if you already have an Amazon account.
- If you do not have an account, then you are able to create one here.
- Click “Get Started” and pick your charity
- Search for Army Women’s Foundation
- Select U.S. Army Women’s Foundation to make it your charity of choice.
- Select Yes and go shopping!
- Make sure to save smile.amazon.com to your bookmarks or favorites bar in order to access the site quickly! For your purchase to count towards a donation you must shop through the AmazonSmile.com website. If you are an android user you can also shop through the amazon app and select amazon smile. The next steps tell you how.
Setting up AmazonSmile on Your Android Device
Signing up through the Amazon app is easy on your android device! Once the Amazon App is installed on your device, search for Amazon Smile in the app. The first result in your search should be AmazonSmile, and a link to enable amazon smile in the app. The App will guide you through the rest of the sign-up! Please note this is only available for Android devices at this time. They are still working on an app for IOS.
How to shop through Amazon Smile
- On the web go to www.smile.amazon.com to shop. If you are just logged into the regular amazon profile and not amazon smile the purchase will not count towards your charitable organization.
- Or use your Amazon app on your android phone.
Other ways to support the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation
Do you want to become more involved with the U.S Army Women’s Foundation? You can take action by donating, volunteering, becoming a corporate sponsor, and by signing up for our E-Flagpole Newsletter to stay up to date on important topics.