Amazon Defends that it is one of the companies that invests the most money in charitable work, but the difficult economic situation the company is facing, including the dismissal of 18,000 employees, is forcing cut programs who were among the oldest and most important people to help the community.
This Thursday it’s time to cut AmazonSmileAn initiative with which it made it easy for the customers e-commerce Can contribute money to their favorite charity, giving them the option Choose from over 1 million NGOs and solidarity events globally.
Amazon has announced that it will be shutting down AmazonSmile on February 20.As confirmed in a statement.
,[AmazonSmile] hasn’t been enough to produce the effect we initially wanted, With so many eligible organizations – more than 1 million worldwide – our ability to influence was often very limited”, as the company assures in the closing message sent to its participants.
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For the AmazonSmile closing process, the company has ensured that it will provide its participants donation equals 3 months of the total amount received by him during the year 2022.
Amazon has ensured that AmazonSimle participants will be able to receive donations through various other company programs after it closes on February 20, and will also be able to create their own wishlists with their needs.
After its closure, Amazon has assured that it will focus on charitable work. “Other Areas” Where You Feel You “Can Make Significant Changes”
The US company says, “Using our logistics infrastructure and our technology to help large communities affected by natural disasters, from building affordable housing to facilitating access to computers for students from disadvantaged communities.”
Amazon has pledged to continue helping “thousands of charitable initiatives” in the United States, including investing $2 billion in access to affordable housing, training 1 million computer engineering students by 2023, collaborating with food banks in 35 cities and contains over 20 million. Help people affected by natural calamities.