What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support The Friends of the Parsippany Library every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile? To shop at AmazonSmile, simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or your 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 Amazon.com.
Which products on AmazonSmile are eligible for Charitable donations? Tons 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.
How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile? On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make will in a donation.
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 excluding shipping and 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 or conditions 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.
To shop at Amazon.Smile simply go to the link below and sign in as you would on Amazon. You will then be prompted to select a charitable organization by typing in "Friends of the Parsippany Library, Parsippany, NJ" in the search line and selecting us.
From that point on, each eligible purchase from AmazonSmile will result in an automatic donation to the Friends. The website should tell you if a purchase is eligible.
You can use your existing Amazon.com account for AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, wish list, registries and other accounts will remain the same.