It’s easy to make a positive impact by making a charitable contribution using Amazon Pay. Your transactions are safe and secure, and reflected in your Amazon Pay account. Win-win. Check out three incredibly easy ways to flex your philanthropic muscles using the payment information stored in your Amazon account, thanks to Amazon Pay.

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Pay-it-forward corporations

Of the tens of thousands of merchants globally that offer Amazon Pay, there are non-profits, certified benefit corporations, and sustainable companies in our network such as Ubuntu LifeMade TradeSucculents BoxRothy’s, and Bee’s Wrap. When you do business with them, you’re also contributing to a mission that isn’t just about profit. 

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Alexa Donations

Here’s a chance to put your money where your mouth is, literally. You can contribute to your favorite charity using Alexa in your home, Android phone, or car. All you have to do is say, “Alexa, make a donation.” Alexa will ask you for the charity’s name, ask the amount you want to donate, and use your default credit card stored in your Amazon account to donate to the charity. 
Don’t know where to start? Check to see if your favorite charity is on the list of non-profit organizations that currently accept voice donations with Alexa Donations. Put your dollars toward a good cause with Amazon Pay today. 

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AmazonSmile

You can also use your Amazon.com account to shop using AmazonSmile so that your everyday shopping can help support a charity of your choice, at no extra cost. With over 1 million charities to choose from, you can support a cause you care about — from local pet shelters and school PTAs to global humanitarian relief organizations, and more. So far, AmazonSmile has donated more than $321 million to charities worldwide.

When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same Amazon experience—amazing deals, wide selection, fast and free delivery options—with the added bonus that AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible orders to your charity of choice. To get started, you can learn how to sign up for free here. For app users, simply turn on AmazonSmile within the Settings menu on your Amazon Shopping app.

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Amazon Pay is a service offered to Amazon customers, and you can use it wherever you see it — whether that is clicking the Amazon Pay button when checking out on your favorite online stores, managing your payment methods in your account on Amazon.com or using Amazon Pay on Alexa. There are no additional sign-ups or sign-ins. Your transactions are safe and secure, and everything can be tracked in your Amazon account. To learn more about Amazon Pay, visit our website.

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