Privacy Policy

Donor Privacy Policy

We will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by United Way of San Luis Obispo County, both online and offline, on any Platform ("Platform", includes the United Way of San Luis Obispo County website), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

Robust security measures are in place to safeguard donor data. Access control is a cornerstone, with role-based permissions dictating who can view, edit, or delete specific information. Multi-factor authentication is required. Encryption ensures that data is transmitted and stored securely. Regular audits and monitoring help identify and address potential security threats promptly.


Data Privacy Policy

I. General
United Way of San Luis Obispo County (herein referred to as "United Way") respects the privacy of every individual who visits our website and adheres to state and federal privacy laws. United Way will never sell, trade, share or rent your personal information to its merchant or agency partners, or any other third party without your prior consent. This privacy policy outlines the information United Way collects through our website and how we use that information. By using this website, you are indicating that you accept this privacy policy.

II. Information Gathering
United Way collects certain information when you visit our website; personal identifying information is only collected when you provide it voluntarily, but may include name, email address or company name. United Way may also collect certain technical information with regard to your use of our website. However, this information does not allow us to identify you personally. This information may include your IP address (a number assigned to your computer automatically when you use the internet) or the pages you viewed.

III. Use of Personal Information & Access to Information
If you choose to provide United Way with your personal information, we may retain and use that information for several purposes, including linking you with requested information (such as our eNewsletter). United Way retains this information in a secure database. United Way employees who may access your information in order to perform administrative functions are prohibited from disclosing your information to third parties. Organizations that provide operational or other support services to United Way must also agree to safeguard your information in compliance with our privacy policy.

Your IP address (along with other users' IP addresses) may be used to track usage patterns. At no time is your IP address linked with anything that personally identifies you as the owner of the IP address.

IV. Other
Links to third party websites on the United Way website are provided as a convenience to you. Please be aware that United Way has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. United Way does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there.

Your relationship with United Way is voluntary and confidential. If you do not wish to receive communications from us, you may let us know at any time by contacting United Way, or following electronic instructions to unsubscribe from our eNewsletter.

V. Comments and Questions
If you wish to add, correct or delete information you have provided to United Way, or if you have any comments, questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please contact us at:

United Way of San Luis Obispo County
P.O. Box 14309
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
(805) 541-1234