Shop Prime Day, save money and give back to a local charity of your choice - it's a win-win!

Lisa F. Young

If you're not familiar with Prime Day, it's a day of deep discounts through Amazon for their Prime members. If you are familiar with Prime Day and plan to do some major shopping today, did you know that you can use this opportunity to give back to any number of local charities or organizations? Rather than going to the usual amazon.com, if you visit Smile.Amazon.com it will give you the option to select a charity. It's the same great Amazon. It's the same great Prime Day. It's the same great deals... but it makes a difference too!

Here are just a few of the charities and organizations that you can give back to on Prime Day:

  • YWCA Of Evansville Indiana Inc
  • Youth Resources of Southwestern Indiana, Inc.
  • HOPE of Evansville Inc.
  • Patchwork Central Inc
  • United Way of Southwestern Indiana Inc
  • Lampion Center Inc
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Southwestern Indiana Inc
  • Evansville Rescue Mission Inc
  • It Takes A Village Canine Rescue
  • Another Chance for Animals Inc
  • Warrick Humane Socierty

When you log into your Amazon account at Smile.Amazon.com, you'll see a drop down in the top right of the screen that says "Supporting:" When you click that you'll be able to search for a charity or organization. Know where you'd like to make a difference? Type the name of the organization. Want to look through your options? Type in your city & state. They've made it really very easy to make an impact. So go shop Prime Day and make a difference!