Frequently asked questions
How does Shop Green work?
Give as you Live Online is a free and easy way to raise money for charities which plant trees, just by shopping online. Simply browse our website for the store you want to shop with. Click 'shop & plant' to go to their website, then continue to shop as normal.
Is Shop Green free to use?
You don't pay anything extra for your shopping, the donation is made at no extra cost to you. It's also completely free for the charities we donate to.
Do I need to register to use ShopGreen?
There is no need to register. Simply by shopping at a store when you have visited them via the Shop Green website we can raise money to plant trees.
How do you make money?
We donate 50% of the commission we receive to charities which plant trees. The other 50% is used to fund the on-going development of Shop Green. Shop Green is free to the tree planting charities and our users.
Which charities do you donate to?
Initially we are exclusively donating money to International Tree Foundation.
International Tree Foundation are committed to increasing the capacity of communities around the globe – helping them to build secure livelihoods and improve their local environment through sustainable tree planting programmes. We work in partnership with local organisations to support community forestry projects both in the UK and Africa.
You can donate to International Tree Foundation here: