What is AmazonSmile?
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Chapel in the Pines 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 Chapel.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
To shop at AmazonSmile simply click on the golden dollar sign icon at the bottom of every page of our website. Verify that you want your donations to go to Chapel in the Pines, Arnold CA. Be sure to change your bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile. Now go shopping.
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.
Can I use the Amazon mobile app on my phone to shop AmazonSmile?
Yes, you can by following these easy steps:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programs & Features
3. Select "Chapel in the Pines Community Covenant Church" as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app
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 charitable organizations. 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.