Amazon Smile

Did you know every time you shop on Amazon you can support Hope’s Path?

Click Here to add Hope’s Path as your selected charity. Then every time you go to shop on amazon make sure to go to smile.amazon.com on your desktop or mobile phone browser in order to support Hope’s Path.

Here's how to shop AmazonSmile:

  1. Visit smile.amazon.coSign in with your Amazon.com credentials

  2. Choose a charitable organization to receive donations, or search for the charity of your choice

  3. Select your charity

  4. Start shopping!

  5. Add a bookmark for smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile

Don’t forget to add Amazon Prime to the App on your phone! See steps below!


How to set up AmazonSmile in the app on an Android Phone

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  1. Open the Amazon App

  2. Click on the 3 lines in the top left corner and scroll down to settings

  3. Click on AmazonSmile

  4. Click "Turn on Amazon Smile" and follow the instructions.

  5. Now when you open the app you will be shopping through AmazonSmile

How to set up AmazonSmile on an iphone.

You cannot use Amazon Smile with the Amazon App on the iPhone. However, the good news is that you can set up a shortcut to the Amazon Smile website which gives a near identical experience to the app. It’s very quick and easy to do.

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  1. Open up Safari and load https://smile.amazon.com/

  2. Tap the ‘share’ button on the bottom of the screen.

  3. Tap the ‘Add to Home Screen’ icon. You may need to swipe to the left to see this.

  4. You will now have an Amazon Smile icon on your home screen which you can use in exactly the same way you used the Amazon App.

  5. Finally, delete your existing Amazon App so you will always shop with a smile. Don’t worry, this will not delete your Amazon account or any of your settings.


FAQ’s About Amazon Smile

(From AmazonSmile's website...)

What is AmazonSmile?

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.

How does AmazonSmile work?

When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from almost one million eligible organizations. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer's selected charitable organization.

Is there any cost to charitable organizations or to customers?

No. There is no cost to charitable organizations or to AmazonSmile customers. The shopping experience is identical to Amazon.com with the added benefit that the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate to the charitable organizations selected by customers.

Do you charge any administrative fees or take any deduction from the donation amount?

No. Charities must register to receive donations and have a valid bank account to which we can route donations, but there is no charge to participate and we do not deduct any fees from the donation amount.

Does the AmazonSmile Foundation take any portion of donations to fund its operations?

No. Amazon funds the operations of the AmazonSmile Foundation.