AmazonSmile 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. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers.
What is the AmazonSmile Foundation?
The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. All donation amounts generated by the AmazonSmile program are remitted to the AmazonSmile Foundation. In turn, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates those amounts to the charitable organizations selected by the Amazon customer. Amazon pays all expenses of the AmazonSmile Foundation; they are not deducted from the donation amounts generated by purchases on AmazonSmile.
How Can You Support ASPET Through AmazonSmile?
When first visiting AmazonSmile as a customer, you'll be prompted to select ASPET as your charitable organization. You'll then be able to browse or shop at AmazonSmile. For every eligible purchase made by you at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to ASPET.
How Does ASPET Receive the Donations?
Each quarter, the AmazonSmile Foundation makes donations to ASPET by electronic funds transfer. Donations will be transferred approximately 45 days after the end of each calendar quarter.
Support ASPET by Shopping at AmazonSmile Today!
Are you ready to give AmazonSmile a try? To participate in the program in support of ASPET, click on the banner ad below and log in to smile.amazon.com. ASPET will be automatically selected as your favorite charitable organization. You'll then be able to browse and shop an array of products from the AmazonSmile storefront and 0.5% of the purchase price of every eligible product you purchase will be donated to ASPET. It's that simple!