Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. The following information concerning the gathering and use of personal information through this site is being provided to enable you to make knowledgeable choices about whether to provide information to us and to give you the opportunity to limit the manner in which personal information about you is used. Please read this privacy statement carefully before using this site. Your use of the site indicates your consent to our processing, use, disclosure, and transfer of your personal information as described in this privacy policy. We may revise this statement from time to time. Your are responsible for checking this statement when you visit our site to review the current statement. If you do not agree witht he privacy statement, you should cease using the site immediately.

What information does United Way of Fulton County gather through the site?

You will need to provide certain information to obtain services or to complete transactions initiated by you through the site. If you choose not to provide information, we may not be able to provide those services or to complete those transactions.

Please keep in mind that the more optional fields you enter enables United Way of Fulton County to provide enhanced products and/or services to you. You also may be required to provide additional registration information to obtain special services or to complete transactions initiated by you (i.e. recording a stated desire to donate online through this site).

Information gathered when making a donation or pledge

To make a donation through the site, you may need to provide certain other information relevant to how you choose to contribute in order to complete your pledge/gift transaction.

Information gathered through traffic monitoring

Like many other Web sites, this site is equipped with a program that monitors traffic by automatically recording every visitor's host and/or IP address. This program tracks the number of times the site is hit, how many visitors come to the site, and which parts of the site they frequent. United Way of Fulton County does not disclose this information to anyone outside of the organization. Our Web site logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site.


This Web site utilizes a session cookie; no persistent cookies are used. Once the browser session is done, the cookie is gone.

Privacy Statement

With whom does the United Way of Fulton County share my personal information?

United Way of Fulton County will not sell, reveal, or share with unaffiliated third parties any of your personall identifiable information except in the following limited circumstances:

  • we have your permission to share the information;
  • we are authorized to do so under this privacy statement; or
  • we are required by law to disclose your information or to protect against fraud or illegal activity.


The safety and security of your transaction is important to us. We use encryption and the https security protocol, SSL, to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol.

Linked Sites

If you click on a hypertext link that takes you to another site outside of United Way of Fulton County, we are not responsible for the information collection practices and use at that other site. In addition, when you initiate a transactions through such a link, the information you and we submit to such an entity to complete your transaction becomes subject to that entity's privacy or information use policies. United Way of Fulton County is not responsible for the privacy or information use policies of such entities.

Communications and Opt-Out Policy

You will always have the ability to opt not to receive e-mail or other means of communication from United Way of Fulton County. United Way respects your privacy and realizes that not everyone likes to receive special announcements or information. You have the ability upon registering at the site to op out from receiving e-mail or other communications. Alternatively, after you register, if you would like to remove your name from the mailing list, you will be able to unsubscribe by clicking a link.