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Our Commitment to Safeguard Your Privacy

United to End Homelessness will not sell, trade, rent or share your name, personal and financial information with any other entity (including vendors, partner agencies or any other third parties), nor send mailings to you on behalf of other organizations. United to End Homelessness is committed to protecting and safeguarding all information received both online and offline, on any Platform (“Platform”, includes the United to End Homelessness website), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

Normal website usage

United to End Homelessness has a strong commitment to Internet privacy. You can visit most portions of unitedtoendhomelessness.org without revealing any personal information or telling us who you are. The only information we collect from a normal website visit is the name of your Internet service provider, the browser and type of machine you are using, the website that referred you to us, the pages you request and the date and time you request them. We use this information to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of United to End Homelessness’ site to our visitors.

Collection of personally identifiable information

United to End Homelessness may collect email addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors when such data is voluntarily submitted to unitedtoendhomelessness.org. For example, our site uses information collection forms for visitors to sign the pledge or to subscribe to our mailing list. Contact information from the sign-up form is used to send information and data about United to End Homelessness to our opt-in visitors. United to End Homelessness makes every effort to ensure the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information using industry accepted data collection and encryption methodologies.

Cookies, similar technologies and how we use your information

We may use the information we collect to notify you about important functionality changes to the website, new developments and special events we think you will find valuable. We may use temporary cookies to track your behavior on our website so that we may be able to serve you optimized content. You can clear your browser’s cookies or restrict cookies on your browser to disable this. We also may use Google AdWords’ free conversion tracking feature to track conversions on our site. This information is used to help us measure the results of our marketing efforts, so we can make the most informed decisions that support our programs and fundraising campaigns. For more information or to opt-out please see Google’s Advertising and Privacy policy. We may use Google Remarketing technology to show you ads if you visited our website before and match you with the correct messaging. Third parties, for example Google and Facebook, may use cookies, web beacons and similar technologies to collect or receive information from our website and elsewhere on the internet and use that information to provide measurement services and target ads. You can opt-out of the collection and use of information for ad targeting through the Digital Advertising Alliance and/or the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Additionally, we may also implement a Twitter website tag to collect conversion tracking data and collect data for remarketing purposes. The website tag for remarketing collects visitor cookie IDs and allows us to serve you tailored ads and opportunities based on your interests. You may opt out of Twitter’s collection of remarketing data here.

Opt outs

To request that you be removed from mail and/or email lists you may either write:

United to End Homelessness /Orange County United Way
Attn: Opt-Out – United to End Homelessness
18012 Mitchell Avenue South Irvine, CA 92614
Email: info@unitedtoendhomelessness.org

Please refer to “Cookies, Similar Technologies and How we use your information” for more opt-out options.

Data Protection Contact

To inquire about security and the right to correct personal information, to request a copy of personal information or to request to have information erased, please email: info@unitedtoendhomelessness.org

Third-party companies

We do not provide your information to third parties except as required by law.


United to End Homelessness may amend this policy from time to time. If we make substantial changes in the way we use your name, address, or other information you have disclosed to us, we will notify you by posting an update on our website.