Avenues for Youth's Privacy Policy

Avenues for Youth cares deeply about your privacy. We take great care of the how the information you give us is shared and used, and we value your trust in us. Avenues for Homeless Youth will use your information for in-house purposes only, and will not sell, rent, trade or share your information to third parties.

By visiting www.avenuesforyouth.org you are accepting the practices describes in this Privacy Policy. This notice describes our policy practices. This policy may be changed or updated from time to time.

Information Collected

Avenues does not collect or store personal information unless you provide the information to us voluntarily and knowingly.

  • Making a financial contribution. When you make a financial contribution online, we collect personal information such as your name, billing address and email address. We collect information on your donation such as the amount and credit card data. Online donations are made through Classy Inc. (their privacy policy is here:  https://www.classy.org/terms/privacy) or through DonorPerfect, via SofterWare, Inc. (their privacy policy is here: https://www.donorperfect.com/company/privacy-policy/).
  • Signing up for email updates. When you sign up for email updates, we collect your name and email address. Email updates are made through Constant Contact (their privacy policy is here: https://knowledgebase.constantcontact.com/articles/KnowledgeBase/5536-constant-contact-privacy-policies-for-protecting-customers?lang=en_US) .

Use of Cookies

Avenues uses “cookies” and other technologies to enhance your online experience. A “cookie” can be either permanent (i.e., it remains on your computer until you delete it) or temporary (i.e., it lasts only until you close your browser). A “cookie” is a small text file that helps us recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor’s ongoing access to and use of the site, and track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that can lead to website improvements. Cookies may also help us customize certain content on the website. Cookies and other similar technologies collect non-personal information about the user of a particular Internet Protocol (IP) address. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, you can deny or accept the cookie feature using a simple procedure available in most browsers. If you block cookies, however, you may lose some website functionality.

How We Use Your Information

Avenues for Youth will not sell, trade, or share personal information with anyone else, nor will we send mailings to our financial donors on behalf of other organizations.

If you provide Avenues for Youth with personal information when you visit our website, we may enter your name into our database so we can contact you to obtain your input, provide information about our programs and events, or solicit future contributions.

Avenues for Youth tracks user traffic patterns with Google Analytics, but this tracking is not associated with individual users. Learn more about Google Analytics. At no time will personally identifiable information that you provide be shared with other third parties.

Contact Us

If you have questions about our privacy policy, please contact info@avenuesforyouth.org.