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Simple Fundraising with Amazon Smile

Linking Amazon Smile to FODS

Competition Time!

 

FODS is registered with AmazonSmile (see details for getting started below), so all you have to do is select us as your charity and then do your usual shopping at https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ (rather than the standard Amazon web address). 0.5% of the money you spend on AmazonSmile will be anonymously donated by Amazon to FODS! 

 

And, if you sign up soon and send us (at friends@dringhouses.co.uk) a screenshot for confirmation, we'll enter your name into a prize draw for a £25 Amazon gift voucher! You need to send us your screenshot by July 5th 2019 to be in with a chance to win.

 

You don't have to be associated with Dringhouses Primary School to add FODS as your charity of choice or to enter the prize draw, so please let all your friends and family know about this opportunity!

 

Signing Up: Quick Instructions

 

Just select FODS on smile.amazon.co.uk by clicking on: https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1095280-0 

 

Signing Up: Further Instructions

 

You can help raise money for the school simply by shopping at Amazon! AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices and shopping features as Amazon.co.uk. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.

 

The only difference to you as a consumer is the website address, smile.amazon.co.uk

 

 

The Friends of Dringhouses Primary School Charity is already registered so you can start raising funds for school immediately. Please note that we do not receive any transaction information relating to your purchases.

 

If you are willing to support our school by raising funds in this way please follow the instructions below and spread the word to any family or friends who you think might be interested.

 

On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.co.uk), you are prompted to select a charitable organisation from our list of eligible organisations. You can change your selection at any time.

 

To change your charitable organisation:

 

  1. Sign in to smile.amazon.co.uk on your desktop or mobile phone browser.

  2. From your desktop, go to Your Account from the navigation at the top of any page and then select the option to Change your Charity. Or, from your mobile browser, select Change your Charity from the options at the bottom of the page.

  3. Select Friends of Dringhouses Primary School to support us.

 

Remember to bookmark the AmazonSmile website as every purchase you make supports The Friends of Dringhouses Primary School.

 

Signing Up: Detailed Instructions

 

Step one: Go to smile.amazon.co.uk

 

Step two: From your desktop, go to Your Account from the navigation at the top of any page and then select the option to 'Change your Charity'

 

Step three: Type Friends of Dringhouses Primary School in the 'Or pick your own charitable organisation' box

 

Step four: Press the Select button to confirm your choice  


Thank you to Lisa Auckland, who kindly set up Amazon Smile for FODS, and who wrote all of the instructions.

Recycling

Look out for the new recycling boxes in the office! FODS, the school Eco Warriors and Terracycle are all working together and we are now able to recycle:

 

  • Crisp packets – any brand
  • Pringles tubes (including the lid and seal)
  • Contact lenses and packaging
  • Toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes, electric toothbrush heads and all packaging linked to these items.

 

Please bring in all your items to be recycled into school - the more we collect the more money we raise for school and, most importantly, the more waste we save from going to landfill.

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