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What is AmazonSmile? Does it help?

Updated: May 31, 2023

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.

AmazonSmile has the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping as the Amazon you know AND you get to support your favorite charity on by shopping. Be part of something bigger. Amazonsmile has contributed to $377 million donated to US charities. Defend our Children's Goal is to reach 1,000 AmazonSmile connections. Will you help us reach our goal?


  1. Same products, same prices, no cost to you

  2. Maximize your impact

  3. Generate donations

  4. Support your favorite charity

Support your favorite charity with every eligible AmazonSmile purchase from your phone or web browser.

On the desktop?

To shop at AmazonSmile, simply go to on your web browser and activate AmazonSmile. (Full link:

Shop on your phone?

Me too... You can activate it on your phone too :)

  1. Download or update to the latest version of the Amazon Shopping app on your phone. You can find it in the App Store for iOS or Google Play for Android.

  2. If you are not already an AmazonSmile member, simply sign up at and select your favorite charity to start generating donations, at no cost to you.

  3. Open the app and find ’Settings’ in the main menu (☰). Tap on ‘AmazonSmile’ and follow the on-screen instructions to turn on AmazonSmile on your phone.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Keep AmazonSmile ON in the app. Renewals are required twice a year to keep generating donations when you shop in the app.

  2. Show your support, at no cost to you. Every renewal period is a chance to show your support for charitable giving.

  3. Over $422 million donated worldwide. Every little bit counts with AmazonSmile. Increase your impact while shopping in the app.

  4. How do I check my renewal status in the App? 1. Open the Amazon Shopping app on your phone. 2. Choose ‘Settings’ in the main menu (☰). 3. Choose ‘AmazonSmile’ to see if it’s turned ON.

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