What is the AmazonSmile Foundation? (content taken from AmazonSmile's FAQ)
The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. All donation amounts generated by the AmazonSmile program are remitted to the AmazonSmile Foundation. In turn, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates those amounts to the charitable organizations selected by our customers. Amazon pays all expenses of the AmazonSmile Foundation; they are not deducted from the donation amounts generated by purchases on AmazonSmile.
Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Collins PTA!
You need to do a one-time setup to select Collins Elementary PTA as your charitable (non-profit) organization.
- To start, go to smile.amazon.com.
- Select "Collins Elementary PTA" as your charity.
- That's it!
- Or, if you prefer, just click on this link to automatically select Collins Elementary PTA as your charity: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/77-0034798
Your shopping experience is identical to Amazon.com with the added benefit that the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate the Collins PTA. There is no extra cost to Collins PTA or to you. Just be sure to always start at smile.amazon.com when you shop there!
This is a great way for family and friends to contribute too! Please spread the word!