Amazon Alexa able to make a donation on behalf of users to the Shaq-to-school campaign

Amazon Alexa able to make a donation on behalf of users to the Shaq-to-school campaign. The Amazon-sponsored program in conjunction with nonprofit partner Communities in Schools and pro basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal delivers one backpack of school supplies for an elementary school student. Each donation is matched by Amazon up to $200,000. The campaign highlights Alexa’s donation features including making a donation to any charity by calling out to Alexa the donation amount and the charity’s name. Alexa automatically charges the donation to the user’s credit card on file with Amazon. Google Assistant has similar capabilities. Digital Trends