Attention Shoppers! Today only, March 16, Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ACSI! Today, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Guide Dogs of America!
You can support Guide Dogs of America by shopping with AmazonSmile. It’s the same Amazon you’re familiar with but, by making your purchases through smile.amazon.com, .5% of purchases on eligible items will be donated to Guide Dogs of America
Visit https://smile.amazon.com/ch/95-1586088 to choose GDA as your charity of choice. We are listed as International Guiding Eyes, Inc., which is our legal name. Every time you shop Amazon in the future, go through http://smile.amazon.com/; as long as you log in from the same device (computer, smart phone, or tablet) you used previously, the site will remember GDA as your charity of choice, and GDA will receive a contribution based on your purchases. If you are shopping from a different device, you will need to choose GDA the first time you use it.
The AmazonSmile Foundation is a private 501(c)(3) foundation created by Amazon to donate to the charitable organizations selected by its customers. Here are some details on the program:
What is AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization 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 your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.
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.
Thank you for supporting supporting GDA while shopping at Amazon! Your donations help us to provide professionally trained guide dogs and instruction in their use free of charge to legally blind individuals so they can regain their independence and pursue their goals with confidence.