Recently I resolved to look for alternatives to Amazon when possible--especially local or independent shops. I also started upping my donations to progressive causes. Now, let's say someone on my gift list wants a book. I can buy it from a local bookstore for the $28 list price, or I can order it from Amazon for $18 and donate the $10 savings to charity. Which has more impact? [more inside]
What are your experiences with using a service to receive donations via SMS/text message at your charity? [more inside]
Is there a way to donate to charity via Amazon referral links? [more inside]
What are some good causes I can donate to through the Amazon Associates program? [more inside]
I am about to make a big purchase of books at amazon.com. Are there worthy non-profits or charities (a list perhaps?) I could give my commission to?