If you're looking for a simple, automatic way to continue supporting the Charity and you shop online, start your Amazon shopping at smile.amazon.co.uk.
Operated by Amazon, you simply shop as you normally would on the site, at no extra cost to you, and you don't need to make a separate account.
Through AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to The Charity for Civil Servants.
So whenever you make an eligible purchase via AmazonSmile, The Charity for Civil Servants will benefit at no additional cost to you.
Simple steps to AmazonSmile
Go to smile.amazon.co.uk
Log in to your Amazon account and search The Charity for Civil Servants in the 'Pick your own charity' search bar.
Select The Civil Service Benevolent Fund.
Bookmark the link to AmazonSmile so that you can support us every time you shop on Amazon.
Start your shopping and don't forget to share the link with your family and friends.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.co.uk from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.co.uk to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.
Is it free to use?
Yes, AmazonSmile is free and easy to set-up.
Which products on AmazonSmile are eligible for charitable donations?
Millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations to charities by Amazon. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for smile.amazon.co.uk” on their product detail pages. Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.
Can I use my existing amazon.co.uk account on smile.amazon.co.uk?
Yes, you use the same account on amazon.co.uk and smile.amazon.co.uk. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.
How do I select a charitable organisation to support when shopping on AmazonSmile?
On your first visit to smile.amazon.co.uk you need to select a charitable organisation to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon Smile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.co.uk will result in a donation to The Charity for Civil Servants. Please note that The Charity for Civil Servants is known as The Civil Service Benevolent Fund (our registered charity name) on AmazonSmile.
Can I change my charity?
Yes, you can change your charity any time. Once changed, your AmazonSmile purchases count towards your newly selected charity. To change your charity, sign in to smile.amazon.co.uk on your desktop or mobile phone browser and simply select “Change your Charity” in “Your Account.”
Are AmazonSmile prices higher?
There are tens of millions of products on the site that are eligible for AmazonSmile donations, and using this service won't result in paying higher prices.