How does AmazonSmile work?
When first visiting AmazonSmile, you will be prompted to select a charitable organization. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. If you are on this webpage, simply click on the logo above or the button below and Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation will automatically be the designated charity. If you are shopping from a different location, simply go to Smile.Amazon.com and login and select Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation as your charity. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization.
How does the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation receive the donations?
Each quarter, the AmazonSmile Foundation will make a donation to the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation based on total dollars spent on behalf of the Foundation.
What is the AmazonSmile Foundation?
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 their customers. Amazon pays all expenses of the AmazonSmile Foundation; they are not deducted from the donation amounts generated by purchases on AmazonSmile.