Privacy Policy

The Wildlife Center of Virginia respects the privacy of our donors, supporters, partners, followers, volunteers, and staff, and is committed to protecting the personal information of everyone we work with. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your personal data when interacting with us.

Information Collection

We may collect personal information when you make a donation, sign up for our newsletter, volunteer, or participate in our events. The types of personal information we may collect include, but are not limited to, your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and payment history.

Use of Information

We use the personal information we collect for the specific purposes of facilitating our interactions with you. For example:

  • To process donations and provide receipts.
  • To communicate with you about our programs, events, and initiatives.
  • To send you newsletters, updates, and other information you have requested.
  • To respond to your inquiries and provide support.
  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide us with information.

Disclosure of Information

The Wildlife Center of Virginia never sells, rents, trades, or otherwise shares our followers' names, mailing addresses, email addresses, or other personal information with any other organization. This policy applies to both online and offline interactions. The Wildlife Center never sends out solicitations on behalf of other organizations.

In the ordinary course of business, the information you share with us, and records of your interactions with us, may become available to the third parties that provide the platforms that we use to communicate with you. Examples of these third parties include: Classy, our donation software system; social media platforms such as Facebook or Instagram; and Google Analytics, which tracks website traffic. These third parties are obligated to keep your information confidential and secure and have their own privacy policies in place. Please consult them directly for more information.

Data Security

We make every effort to keep your information secure and protect it from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

Your Choices

You can choose not to provide certain personal information, but this may limit our ability to interact with you.

You can opt out of receiving fundraising or informational communications from us at any time by following the instructions provided in the communication, or by request through any of the contact channels listed below.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy or our practices regarding your personal information, please contact us at:

P.O. Box 1557
Waynesboro, VA 22980
540.942.9453
development@wildlifecenter.org