Shop AmazonSmile and support the Friends of the Library!

Need gifts for birthdays, Mother’s Day or other special occasions?  Or are you a regular Amazon shopper already?  Either way, you can support the Friends of the Library by making your Amazon purchases using the AmazonSmile website to initiate your shopping.  FOTL will receive 0.5% of the price on eligible AmazonSmile purchases.

Here are the details:

  • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the FOTL.

  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

  • Support the FOTL by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com.

What is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the FOTL every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to the FOTL.

How do I shop at AmazonSmile?

To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

Which products on AmazonSmile are eligible for charitable donations?

Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile 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 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 the FOTL. 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.

 

 

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