Privacy Policy


GIVE values you and respects your privacy. We collect information to support our relationship with you, improve our services, and communicate to keep you informed on updates. We ensure that this information is securely protected, if applicable, and that we will use the information responsibly.

Our privacy policy is regularly reviewed to make sure we continue to serve your privacy interests. Please read the Privacy Policy carefully. The Privacy Policy may change or be updated from time to time. You are responsible to access and check for the latest Privacy Policy whenever you access the Website.


Collection and Use of Personal Information

We collect personal information when you create an account or edit your account information, donate to a project, or create a fundraising page. We also collect some technical information about your use of our Website. This information is used to facilitate your use of the site and your donations, to contact you when necessary, and to improve your experience.


Creating a GIVE Account

When you create an account on our Website, we collect basic information about you - your name and email address. We collect additional personal information if you submit a profile or picture, or create a fundraising page.


Making a Donation

When you make an online donation on GIVE, we collect personal information such as your name and email address, if you have not already provided these details. Credit/debit card information is collected by third-party payment vendors, eNETS and Paypal. This partners use of your information is based on their terms of service and policies, which you should review. We will collect only your GIVE account information and donation history. We do not collect or have access to the credit/debit card information our third-party payment vendors (eNETS and Paypal) collect to process online transactions.


Technical Information

We collect some technical information about how you access and use our site. Cookies are small files that a Website stores on your computer. We use cookies to collect information such as what type of browser you are using, the Website from which you enter our Website, and the pages you view as you tour our site. We use this information to improve your experience and to help us compile aggregate statistics that allow us to make improvements in design and content to better serve you. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you are using the Internet. Like most Websites, we identify your computer by its IP address. We use this to monitor information, such as the number of visitors that visit our Website.


Disclosure of Personal Information

We will share your personal information with our agents, representatives, service providers and contractors in order to process your donations, offer you services in connection with our Website, communicate news and information about GIVE, provide customer service, enhance and improve customers’ donor experiences, and complete financial transactions. These third parties are provided with your information only to the extent necessary to serve these purposes, or as otherwise authorized by this policy.

Aside from the purposes described above, we will not disclose your personal information without your consent, unless: (1) we need to respond to a subpoena, court order or legal process; (2) an emergency situation requires disclosure before your permission can be obtained (e.g., situations involving potential threats to personal safety), or; (3) to protect our rights or property, or the rights or property of another person.

We may share aggregated demographic and statistical information with our other partners. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.