FAQ

What is Buttons for Good?

Buttons for Good is a simple way to make your everyday matter through supporting your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop with your favorite merchants via Buttons for Good, the products, prices, and experience is the same as shopping direct. The difference is that when you shop via Buttons for Good, we will donate a specified amount or percentage of the purchase price to the featured charitable organization.

How do I shop at Buttons for Good?

To shop at Buttons for Good, simply go to the charity’s dedicated website, e.g. www.buttonsforgood.org/aclu from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. From there you can connect to your favorite merchants and make purchases as you always do...with the added bonus of supporting your cause in the process.

How much of my purchase will Buttons for Good donate to my charitable organization?

Each featured merchant on a Buttons for Good website will have a specific donation amount displayed next to its button. 100% of the specified donation amount generated from your eligible purchase via Buttons for Good will be donated. The donation amounts generated by your purchases are combined with the donation amounts from all other customers that purchased via the same charitable organization’s Buttons for Good website, and each quarter Buttons for Good makes donations to the specified charitable organizations. Donations are generally transferred approximately 45 days after the end of each calendar quarter. Donations are not made for products that are returned.

Do merchants on Buttons for Good support the charitable organizations on which their buttons are featured?

No, a merchant’s presentation of a button on a Buttons for Good website is not an expression or representation of its support for the page’s featured charitable organization.

Which purchases are eligible for charitable donations?

Any purchases that are initiated from a www.buttonsforgood.org site are eligible for donations.

How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on Buttons for Good?

Each charitable organization will have a similar but distinctly different website. Donations will be attributed based on charity’s webpage from which the purchases was initiated.

What charities can I choose from?

Buttons for Good is currently making donations to American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and Planned Parenthood. We will be adding more organizations as we grow.

If I represent a charitable organization, how can I learn more about registering my organization for Buttons for Good?

Contact us at support@buttonsforgood.org to learn more about how to register your organization to receive donations.

Can I receive a tax deduction for amounts donated from my purchases on Buttons for Good?

Donations are made by Buttons for Good and are not tax deductible by you.

Privacy Information

Buttons for Good will not share individual user information with charitable organizations even if you select to support them through your shopping via Buttons for Good. Please see the Button Privacy Policy for more information regarding our sharing information with third parties.