On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select Christians Reaching Out to Society, Inc. (CROS Ministries’ legal name) as the charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Once you choose CROS Ministries, AmazonSmile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to CROS Ministries.
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. Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.
There is no cost to CROS Ministries or to you as the customer. You will have access to the same products, features, services, and great low prices as on Amazon.com. The shopping experience is identical to Amazon.com with the added benefit that the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from eligible AmazonSmile purchases to charitable organizations selected by customers.
Donations made through AmazonSmile are not tax deductible by you.