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Holiday Shopping Can Do Double-Duty with DA Affinity Programs

Are you planning to do any holiday shopping via Amazon or purchasing Thanksgiving ingredients at Weaver Street Market? Thanks to affinity programs established by Durham Academy Parents Association with these and other retailers, your shopping can reap rewards for DA!

Support DA by starting your Amazon shopping at has the same products, same prices and same Amazon Prime benefits if you are a member — and DA receives 0.5 percent cash back. Please note that you may add items to your cart via the Amazon app or the regular Amazon website, you must complete the check-out process via for your purchase to benefit Durham Academy.

While there is not an Amazon Smile mobile app, you can add an Amazon Smile bookmark to your phone's home screen to make it easy to shop!

  1. On your phone, open your browser, such as Safari
  2. Go to
  3. If it says “Supporting Durham Academy,” proceed to step 4. Otherwise, select Durham Academy.
  4. Tap the Share button at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Choose “Add to Home Screen” as shown in this screenshot.
Mighty Nest

Mighty Nest sells natural and organic products for your kitchen, lunchboxes, home, body and wellness, and donates 15 percent cash back to schools. Click here to link your shopping to support DA. 

Harris Teeter 

Each fall, link your VIC card online to DA (school #1242). Want your VIC relinked automatically each year? Use a phone number at checkout? Send us your phone number, or VIC number (a photo of the card works), at, and consider it done.

Office Depot

At checkout, ask the cashier to link your purchase to Durham Academy (school #70060931). 

Weaver Street Market 

Purchase School Scrip at any Weaver Street Market using the Durham Academy code, #219, and Weaver Street will donate 5 percent cash back to DA. 

Questions or need more information? Contact the Affinity Programs coordinator at