Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation is registered with The AmazonSmile Foundation as one of their charities. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets you enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by you.
How Does AmazonSmile Work?
Amazon has set up a special website smile.amazon.com which ‘mirrors’ the main amazon.com website. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation 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 you would on Amazon.com, with the added bonus that the AmazonSmile Foundation makes a donation to Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation.
How can you sign up and start helping Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation?
- Go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer, tablet or mobile phone. You may also want to add a bookmark to make it easy to return and start your shopping at smile.amazon.com
- On your first site visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select a charitable organization (Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation) to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at the website smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
What products 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.
Can you use your 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, etc, and other account settings are also the same.
How much of your purchase does AmazonSmile 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, Amazon 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. Donations are made to Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you.