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What is Amazon Smile?

Everything you need to know is below

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What is Amazon Smile?

Amazon Smile is a website operated by Amazon. It features the same products at the same prices as the standard Amazon site. The only difference is, when you shop on Amazon Smile, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the cost of all eligible products to your chosen charity.

How to sign up to Amazon Smile?

To sign up for Amazon Smile, visit www.smile.amazon.co.uk

If you’ve already got an Amazon account, simply log in to your account and search National Bereavement Partnership in the ‘pick your own charity’ search bar. Click to accept us as your chosen charity and you’re ready to start shopping!

What is Amazon Smile?

If you want to donate to Help for Heroes when you shop, it’s important that you always shop through smile.amazon.co.uk, rather than the main Amazon site.

If you use the Amazon app, there are two ways to shop using Amazon Smile. 

 

Enabling Amazon Smile:

  1. Ensure you have the latest version of the Amazon app installed

  2. Open the Amazon app and click on Settings in the main menu

  3. Click on the Amazon Smile link

  4. Follow the on-screen instructions

 

Or there is this method below that can be used each time you make a purchase:

  1. Shop on the Amazon app, and add your chosen items to your basket, just as you normally would do.

  2. Before you head to the checkout, switch to smile.amazon.co.uk on your mobile browser to finish and pay. You’ll be able to access all your goods in your basket.


If you’re using an Apple phone or tablet, follow the steps below:

  1. Visit amazon.smile.co.uk in your Safari browser.

  2. Click share, scroll along and choose the ‘add to Home Screen’ option.

  3. Click ‘add’ and then delete your Amazon app.

Are prices higher on Amazon Smile?

Absolutely not! You’ll be able to shop the same products, at the same prices. It doesn’t cost you a penny more.


How much does Amazon Smile donate?

When you buy eligible products through Amazon Smile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the cost to your chosen charity. The cost refers to the purchase price, so excludes VAT, returns and shipping fees, as well as gift wrapping fees, service charges and any rebates.

Can I use my existing Amazon account?

Yes! If you’ve already got an Amazon account, you can use the same account on Amazon Smile. Your login details and all of your settings will stay the same, so you’ll be able to access your shopping cart, wish lists and more, just as you would do through amazon.co.uk.