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Voluntary Action Center

Amazon Smile Giving

You can support the Voluntary Action Center when you shop with Amazon on the web or your iPhone & Android phones.

Amazon Smile

  • AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases on AmazonSmile to the charity of your choice, we hope you choose Hand-Up, Inc. (DBA Voluntary Action Center).
  • To shop from your web simply shop at smile.amazon.com.  Donations are automatic and are free to you.


AmazonSmile is Amazon!

The AmazonSmile website is operated by Amazon and offers the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com.  The only difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile the charity of your choice will receive 0.5% on eligible purchases. 


​How Do I Sign Up?

Go to smile.Amazon.com on your desktop browser.  From Your Account at the top of the page, select Change Your Amazon Smile charity, and search Hand-Up, Inc. which is the Voluntary Action Center's legal name.  You can also search by our Tax ID 58-1128001.  


How Do I Use Amazon Smile from my SmartPhone?

From your Amazon App, you can search for Amazon Smile and follow the prompts to turn on AmazonSmile on your mobile device.  You can also go to the Settings selection inside the app and turn on AmazonSmile.  Once you've turned on AmazonSmile you can select Hand-Up, Inc. as your designated charity.