You might have seen that Amazon just had their “Prime Days”. Did you know that you can make your online purchase give back?
Amazon has a program called AmazonSmile. This program will donate a portion of the price of eligible purchases to the charity of your choice.
Here is how much Amazon has given to Heart.
If you want help contribute while getting what you need. Here are the steps to get started.
To sign up for AmazonSmile:
- Visit smile.amazon.com
- Sign in with your Amazon.com credentials
- Choose a charitable organization to receive donations, or search for the charity of your choice
- Select your charity like the American Heart Association
- Start shopping!
- Add a bookmark for smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.
Researchers at Harvard have found that people rated themselves happier when they spent money on others than on themselves. Other studies have shown that regardless of income level the people who spent more on other people besides themselves reported higher feelings of happiness. Making our hearts feel good while getting what we need is a win-win for everyone!