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Support the Center by starting your shopping at from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you will need to select Center for Effective Public Policy to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping.

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support the Center. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of your eligible purchases.

Can I use my existing account on AmazonSmile?
Yes, you use the same account on and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.

How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile?
On your first visit to, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Your selection is stored, and then every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation.

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The Center for Effective Public Policy is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit. All donations are tax-deductible.