Covenant House is grateful for the generous donations that help us continue our valuable work with homeless kids, and we understand the importance of protecting your personal information.
Rest assured that giving a tax-deductible donation to Covenant House is safe. Credit card information is protected by a reputable security company, and numbers are never stored.
On our donation pages, please make note of the domain name in your website address bar. The name there begins with "https," which indicates that the page is encrypted. Encryption actually makes your online donation more secure than using a credit card in physical form at a store, restaurant or any other place of business.
If you have any questions regarding the security of online donations, please contact us.
Our web server automatically recognizes but does not collect or use your domain name (IP address).
We anonymously track your visit in order to compile statistical information about the use of our site. We do not collect information about you or your personal use of this site.
You may freely visit our website without being required to provide us with any personal information. However, if you register for an event, you must create a free sign-in account. We will send you a confirmation email to verify your user name and password and communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, confirm actions you have taken (online transactions, etc.) and manage your account.
We do not collect any personal information that you do not provide during registration. Covenant House does not share any personally identifiable information about you with unrelated third parties. You have the option to revise, update, or delete any information you have shared by contacting [email protected].
If you would like to opt out of email communications at any time, just click the Unsubscribe link included at the bottom of every Covenant House email communication. You may also contact us at any time to be removed from our distribution list.
Other personal information
You are not required to provide any personal information on our website unless you choose to do so.
However, in order to properly process charitable gifts, we do ask for personal information on our online donation pages. We use this information to acknowledge receipt of your donation for tax purposes.
When you donate to Covenant House, you are placed on mailing lists for mail and email updates. If you do not wish to receive physical mail from Covenant House, please contact us. If you are making a donation in honor or memory of someone, we will not use his or her personal information for any purpose other than to send an acknowledgement card.
We may occasionally make postal addresses and telephone numbers available to other reputable nonprofit and commercial organizations. If you do not want us to share this information, please contact us.
We do not make email addresses available to any third party for any reason.
If at any time you wish to stop receiving emails from Covenant House, simply follow the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of any email or contact Covenant House at [email protected].
Our website has links to others whose privacy policies may differ from ours. Covenant House is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of these other sites.
If you would like to request that any data collected through sleepout.org be deleted, please contact us at [email protected].
Our donors' goodwill and generosity are very important to us – and so is your privacy. If you feel that your privacy has been violated or that Covenant House has misused your information in any way, please contact us.