You've bought a thing or two from Amazon! Why not make an impact in our community by supporting Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago with the things you are already buying? "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 AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice." We recommend us (Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago) as your charitable organization of choice! The donations can really add up with the things you are buying! Here’s how to use Amazon Smile to help us achieve our goals to celebrate and share our culture and serve our communities::
How to Shop Amazon Smile
Visit smile.amazon.com. And we recommend bookmarking this page so you’ll land on the smile page every time you shop. (The regular Amazon site does not donate):.
Under the heading “Or pick your own charitable organization” enter “Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago” then click “Search”
Step 5: You will be redirected to the page below. Check the box next to “Yes” and then click
...that adds a disclaimer about how to add Amazon Smile to your toolbar, should you want to add a particular bookmark for it.
SUPPORTING YOUR FAVORITE NONPROFIT FACC JUST GOT EASIER -THROUGH AMAZON SMILE! How to Shop Amazon Smile on Mobile:
Remember: the regular Amazon site does not give donations! To support your favorite nonprofit - Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago - using your mobile device, you have to make your purchases through the AmazonSmile site. Purchases through the regular Amazon site and their mobile site will not give a donation. Fortunately, there’s a work around.
If you regularly shop Amazon through your mobile browser, simply navigate to smile.amazon.com instead and you’re set! It will be a very similar experience to what you are used to.
If you regularly shop Amazon through the Amazon app you could add items to your cart via the app but finish the checkout process on your browser. (Just make sure you are at smile.amazon.com) Or you could take these steps on your Apple device:
How to Use Amazon Smile on the App
1. Visit smile.amazon.com in Safari.
2. Next, hit the share button at the bottom middle of your screen.
3. Now click add to Home Screen. You have just created a shortcut to the Amazon Smile page to easily navigate here from the homepage.
4. Lastly, delete your existing Amazon App so you will always shop with a Smile.