What is AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Verdugo Hills Chorus every time you shop, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile is available at smile.amazon.com on your web browser and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app for IOS and Android phones. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to Verdugo Hills Chorus.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or activate AmazonSmile on your Amazon Shopping app on your IOS or Android phone (found under settings on your app). On your browser, you may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com. to make it even easier to return to start your shopping at AmazonSmile. When you're using the app, always check for the "AmazonSmile" logo to ensure you're activated for AmazonSmile.
Which products on AmazonSmile are eligible for charitable donations?
Tens of 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. Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.
Can I use my existing Amazon.com account on AmazonSmile?
Yes, you use the same account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.
How do I support Verdugo Hills Chorus when shopping on AmazonSmile?
On your first visit to smile.amazon.com, select “Verdugo Hills Chapter, Sweet Adelines International” as the charitable organization you wish to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Your selection of Verdugo Hills Chorus will be remembered, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to the chorus. AmazonSmile will occasionally contact you about donation amounts disbursed to Verdugo or about the program.
How much of my purchase does Amazon donate?
The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges. From time to time, we may offer special, limited time promotions that increase the donation amount on one or more products or services or provide for additional donations to charitable organizations. Special terms and restrictions may apply. Please see the relevant promotion for complete details.
Can I receive a tax deduction for amounts donated from my purchases on AmazonSmile?
Donations are made by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you.
How can I learn more about AmazonSmile?
Please see complete AmazonSmile program details.