A few weeks ago, Xbox announced players could now donate their Microsoft Rewards points to the CDC Foundation to help fight COVID-19. This resulted in over 100,000 donations and hundreds of thousands of dollars. This shows the strength of the Xbox community and gamers uniting behind a noble cause. Xbox is now stepping things up! You can now donate to two additional charities, United Nations Foundation and GlobalGiving.
Players earn these points by joining at microsoftrewards.com and simply playing there favorite Microsoft games. After you’ve racked up points, hit the donation button on your Xbox dashboard, and choose a charity to support. Each point equal $1 to your chosen cause and Xbox is matching these donations 1-for1!
Non-gaming ways to earn Microsoft Rewards Points:
- Search with Bing
- Shop for Microsoft products
- Use the Microsoft Edge browser
- Rent or Buy movies
- Check out the activities on microsoftrewards.com