Amazon is one of the most widely used websites in the world—you probably use it yourself for everything from dish soap to electronics. But did you know, that Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to the charity of your choice?
If you are already planning to do your back-to-school shopping on Amazon, or if you’re looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, we invite you to shop at smile.amazon.com and choose CyArk as your charity of choice. Below you can read about how to use Amazon Smile.
1. Visit smile.amazon.com
The shopping experience is the same and most products available on amazon.com are available on Amazon Smile
2. Sign in and Search for CyArk as your Charity
The screen will look slightly different depending on whether or not you’re already signed into Amazon. If you’re already signed in, you’ll see a screen like the one below. Simply search for “CyArk” or the charity of your choice and proceed to step 3.
If you’re not signed, enter your email and password. Then proceed to step 3.
3. Select CyArk
After signing in, search for “CyArk” or the charity of your choice.
When you search for a charity, such as “CyArk,” you will be given a list of possible matches. Select the charity of your choice to continue.
Once selected, you will receive an email confirmation and you can begin shopping.
4. Begin Shopping!
Once you’ve selected your charity everything else functions the same. Shop for your favorite school supplies or the perfect gift. Most products are eligible on Amazon Smile–if not, you’ll be notified. You can checkout normally as well. No extra cost is passed onto you–Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to CyArk to help preserve and share heritage around the world!
5. Share With Your Friends
After you’ve successfully completed a purchase on Amazon Smile you can share the news with your friends on Facebook, Twitter or via email. This option appears on the confirmation page after your order is complete.