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Shop with AmazonSmile to Support Concordia University Texas

June 26, 2020
aerial view of CTX

[Written by the Department of Philanthropy]

At Concordia University Texas, we are incredibly grateful for the people who support the University through prayer and donations of money, time and other resources. Did you know that you can support CTX at no cost to you simply by shopping through AmazonSmile?

What Is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a program that donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases through Amazon to the charitable organization of your choice. As a listed nonprofit on AmazonSmile, you can support Concordia University Texas at no added cost to you!

Why Support Concordia University Texas?

Your donations support the life-changing adventures of our students, faculty and staff at Concordia University Texas. Your support enables us to achieve our vision to be the premier university where the adventure of faith, learning and life-changing experiences leads to meaningful work.

How Does It Work?

The process is simple. First, sign up for AmazonSmile through your web browser:

  1. Sign in with Amazon account username and password
  2. Search for "Concordia University Texas"
  3. Click "Select"
  4. Accept terms (donations made only when shopping through smile.amazon.com)


Once you've set up your AmazonSmile account, begin shopping at smile.amazon.com. You have access to the same eligible products at the same prices with the same convenient shipping options as Amazon's regular site.

Amazon Shopping App

Whether your smartphone uses Android or iOS technology, download the Amazon Shopping app. Once you sign in, go to settings, click "AmazonSmile" and click "Turn on AmazonSmile."

To ensure that the product you purchase is eligible, look for the "Eligible for AmazonSmile donation" note on the product's page.

Learn more about setting up AmazonSmile.

We ask that you prayerfully consider supporting Concordia University Texas, whether it's through AmazonSmile or another gift. We express our sincerest gratitude to those who support the University.