Prime Day shoppers can donate to Flint RiverQuarium

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Online shoppers can soon help Albany's Flint RiverQuarium.

Starting Monday, July 16 at 3 p.m., shoppers can donate a portion of their purchases to local non-profits, as part of Smile Amazon's Prime Day.

The RiverQuarium has participated in Smile Amazon for the last two years.

"Our first priority is generally our education programs," said Vicki Churchman, Flint RiverQuarium operations manager. "We have formal and informal education programs for all ages. we educate from the little tiny babies to adult ages and we have a variety of programs aimed at educating the public on environmental issues associated with water."

Amazon Prime Day runs through July 17.

The non-profits and shopping deals for the Flint Riverquarium can be accessed at www.smile.amazon.com, which will go live July 16.

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