Amazon donates $10 million to organizations supporting justice and equity

Donations to the NAACP, National Urban League, and United Negro College Fund, among others, seek to support education and justice for Black communities across the U.S.
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Amazon offering 125,000 full-time jobs to seasonal employees

Amazon will convert 125,000 of the 175,000 temporary roles hired since March to permanent jobs if employees would like to stay at Amazon long term.

Amazon offers backup family care to 650,000+ U.S. employees

Company adds new benefit to support full and part-time permanent Amazon and Whole Foods Market employees, offering 10 days of subsidized child or adult care through the summer.

How Amazon is helping its HQ2 community amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Amazon is partnering with local restaurants to deliver 10,000 meals to essential care workers and vulnerable populations.

Amazon Literary Partnership announces 2020 grant recipients

66 grants are awarded to organizations across the country that support writers.

“Regular Heroes” highlights stories of courage

The eight-episode Amazon Original docuseries on Prime Video features stories from the front lines of COVID-19, across America.

"Alexa, what should I do today?"

Explore some of the latest updates that Alexa and our devices can help with—from cooking classes to fitness, education, and more.

New shelter on Amazon's campus is "saving grace" for Mary’s Place

Mary's Place Family Center—opened at the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak—is already saving lives and changing the game for family shelter set-up.

Support small businesses selling handcrafted goods

Amazon Handmade has launched a new shopping experience to connect customers with local small businesses across the U.S. selling handcrafted products.

Military experience and Amazon skills help stand up COVID-19 test sites

Guard soldier's work at COVID testing site helps scale sites across the state of Florida.

Some of the many ways customers are using Alexa during the COVID‑19 pandemic

From Drop-In calls to chicken dance how-tos, a traffic light in your home office, and more—we’re inspired.

A thank you to the heroes working on the front lines

Hospitals, schools, and community organizations have moved quickly during the pandemic to support their patients, students, and others in need.

Small business sellers are stepping up during the COVID-19 pandemic

How third-party sellers on Amazon are making a big impact in their communities.