What is ShopforSyracuse.com?
ShopforSyracuse.com is an online mall that provides
listed organizations and causes, the ability to receive donations of up to 20%, simply for using one of the links on our site when
In short, ShopforSyracuse.com is an online rewards program that operates in
similar fashion to the airline miles cards and other cash back rewards
programs offered by major credit card companies - but to receive a donation,
any purchase must use a link found on ShopforSyracuse.com.
ShopforSyracuse.com was started with the belief that as online shopping
became more pervasive, organizations and causes can benefit from aggregating
small portions of online purchases to make a difference for that cause.
By aggregating lots of individual purchases, and getting donations with each purchase, this spending can potentially
result in a significant increase in the coffers of an organization - having
a direct and meaningful impact on the ability of an organization to
accomplish its mission - all at NO COST to organizations or to the
In addition, ShopforSyracuse.com believes the user should have the ability to
choose to receive a cashback rebate for their own use as well.
Because of this, each time a user shops online, they have the ability to
CHOOSE to support an organization of their choice, or to keep the rebate for
themselves. Individual cash back rewards are available by using
How does ShopforSyracuse.com work?
ShopforSyracuse.com has partnered with each merchant found on this site.
In return for directing customers to these sites, the merchants have agreed
to pay ShopforSyracuse.com a commission for each competed transaction.
ShopforSyracuse will donate a specific percentage of each purchase to the
organization selected by the visitor.
How do I know what donation will be made from my
Each merchant has a clearly identified cash back percentage or fee
associated with it. See our list of participating merchants for the specific
donations associated with each merchant.
In addition, every new cause listed will start by
receiving a $5 bonus simply for joining!
How will my cause get paid?
When a cause has accrued $25 or more in donations,
will a check to the organization! ShopforSyracuse.com provides a simple and free
mechanism for local organizations to benefit from your everyday online shopping!
How much does it cost to join?
There is no charge to join ShopforSyracuse.com! It is totally free to
both organizations and users.
Because ShopforSyracuse.com is getting a commission - will I pay more
than if I went directly to the merchant?
No! There is no surcharge or hidden cost to shop at any merchant.
In fact, by taking advantage of the coupons, free shipping offers, sales and
other offers offered at ShopforSyracuse.com, you are likely to save even more!
Not to mention your selected cause will directly benefit.
Who Can Benefit from ShopforSyracuse.com's
Anyone. ShopforSyracuse.com is open to individuals, charities, youth
programs, educational programs, sports programs, businesses, etc.
ShopforSyracuse.com believes that in today's world, people are unable to support
all causes they would like to support. We provide a free and easy
means for people to make a difference!
How do add my cause?
Adding your favorite local cause is free and easy! There are no fees at all associated
with ShopforSyracuse.com. Simply complete our
form and your cause will be immediately added.
How do know my cause gets credit for my purchases?
After complete a purchase using a link on our site (you must use a
link from our site), merchants provide us with a summary of the transaction.
This information includes a tracking code, store, amount of purchase, and
transaction date. It can sometimes take up to 30 days for
ShopforSyracuse.com to be notified of this purchase, but once we get the
information, we will update our records, and the transaction will show in
your cause's account.
Who is ShopforSyracuse.com?
ShopforSyracuse.com was launched by David Schneid with the belief that people
shopping online should have the opportunity to save money and get cash back
for their online purchases.
David graduated from Cornell University where he was a four year letter
winner on the Men's Division I lacrosse team. He was a three-time
All-American and All-Ivy selection, and he began his career on Wall Street
as a mortgage trader. He received his MBA from Columbia Business
ShopforSyracuse.com can provide meaningful
benefits to local organizations and causes. With no fees associated,
and with money saving deals, use ShopforSyracuse.com each time you shop
online, and help support your favorite cause.