Privacy Policy

Our Commitment to Privacy

TEARFUND USA, INC. respects the privacy of every visitor to our website. Your privacy is a priority, and we go to great lengths to protect it. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect and use information about our online visitors. We know you care about your information and we want you to be fully informed about our practices.
This Policy may be changed or updated from time to time. By visiting TEARFUND USA at our website, you accept the practices described in this Policy.

The Data We Collect

We collect non-personal information about our online visitors using “cookies”, pixels, web beacons, and other technologies that operate automatically when you visit our website. We use this information to give our website visitors a more relevant online experience and to help us make website improvements. The information helps us understand which parts of our websites are the most popular, where our online visitors are going, and how long they spend there. If you do not want us to collect information using cookies, you can disable this function in your browser. If you block cookies from us, however, you may not be able to see personalized content and our website may not function optimally.

The website is not intended for persons under the age of 18.  We do not knowingly collect information online from persons in this age group.  We reserve the right to delete any information identified as having been provided by such persons at our discretion.

How We Secure Data

We use a variety of security measures to protect your data. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to help prevent unauthorized access to and improper use of personally identifiable information. No website or electronic data can ever be completely secure, but we are always working to maintain up-to-date and appropriate security mechanisms. We generally retain information for so long as it may be relevant for the purposes identified in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer period of time is required by law.

How We Use Your Information

TEARFUND USA does not sell, trade, or share our donors’ personally identifiable information with any other entity. We do not send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations unless the donor has given us specific permission to do so.

Contact Us About Privacy

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, you write to:
P. O. Box 3810
Reston, VA 20195
Attention: Privacy Officer
Revised August 2018