Amazon Smile

A Fantastic Opportunity to Help Trinity Lutheran Classical School

Amazonsmile: You shop Amazon gives

What Exactly is Amazon Smile?

Amazon Smile is a fantastic opportunity for you to help your favorite charitable organizations, when you shop on It costs you nothing more! When you buy at, you will see the same goods sold at the same prices.  A small part of the proceeds goes to our local school. 

Organizations can increase the number of donations by spreading the word about this opportunity. It's a great time to remind supporters to shop for items they need. As a bonus, they can also feel good about helping organizations in their local community.

How Do I Use This Feature?

Instead of visiting, go to and shop as usual! Don't forget to bookmark the page so you can find it easily the next time!

Which Store Items Qualify for Charitable Donations?

There are millions of store items that qualify for the donation. On the product information page, look for goods tagged "Eligible for Amazon Smile contribution."

Can I Use My Current Account?

The short answer is yes.  You use the same account as you normally do when shopping. All your account settings will remain unchanged.

How Much of the Entire Order is Donated?

0.5 percent of the purchase price of your eligible purchases will go to the charitable contribution of your choice. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item, less any rebates, and excludes shipping and handling, gift-wrapping costs, taxes, and service charges.

Can I Get a Tax Deduction for Donations Made through Eligible Purchases?

The short answer is no. The Amazon Smile Foundation makes the donations, which are not tax-deductible to you.

How do I select Trinity Lutheran Classical School of Miles City, MT, when I go shopping?

It's quick and easy to do.  All you have to do is follow the directions in the steps numbered below. They will remember your purchase selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation toward us.

How to Shop Using Amazon Smile

Step 1.  Visit the website by clicking on the link: AmazonSmile

Step 2.  Next, log in with your user name and password.

Step 3.  In the link provided in Step 1, we are already selected as the default organization you wish to contribute to when making purchases.

Step 4.  Go shopping and purchase whatever items you intend to buy as usual. 

Step 5. Upon completing the checkout process, a portion of your total purchase will be donated to TLCS in Miles City, MT.  

It's that simple.