by Jeff Stokes on 15/07/16 at 4:20 am
Amazon Smile is a great new way to donate to Masonic charities right here in Michigan! This is new program is the latest endeavor for the mega giant Amazon.com. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Michigan Masonic charities such as the Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation, the Detroit Masonic Temple Foundation, even regional Shriners Hospitals for Children of your choosing. There is an enormous list to choose from so you also have the choice of any one of your other favorite charitable organizations every time you shop, at no cost to you Brothers. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same prices, product 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 Masonic charitable organization! If you wish you can choose from nearly one million other organizations to support.
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.
The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases toward your chosen Masonic charity. How easy is that?! 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.
When you log into Amazon with your account you will be able to register your charity to your account. It’s easy and you just have to remember to use the smile.amazon.com URL when shopping instead of the main www.amazon.com URL.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select the Masonic charitable organization of your choosing to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
Sign up and start helping today! Give it a try and tell your friends and family. There is a lot of help that can be given with no more effort than clicking your mouse. This is a great way to get more help to the organizations that are vital to our good works. It takes just a few minutes to sign up and you’ll instantly feel glad you did it, and you might just help save a life.