Elijah Rising respects the privacy of all donors and prospects. We believe in safeguarding personal donor information. Donor names, addresses and any other personal information provided will be used only by Elijah Rising to inform donors and prospects of activities including program updates and outcomes, special events, and funding requests. If at any time a donor chooses not to receive these communications, the individual can remove their name from the agency’s mailing list by contacting email@example.com.
Elijah Rising may publish a list of the names of donors in an annual report or other publication which is available on our website. Donors can choose to remain anonymous and will not be published in any report.
Electronic Personal Records
Donor information is maintained in a secured database, and only authorized personnel have access to this information and only for appropriate business purposes.
Elijah Rising collects and maintains the following types of donor information when it is voluntarily provided to us:
This confidential information is kept on file for IRS purposes. It is also used to analyze overall giving patterns to make more accurate budget projections, as well as to understand donors’ interests in our mission and to update them on the organization’s plans and activities. This information is shared with the Executive Director, board members, and consultants only on a confidential and need-to-know basis.
Elijah Rising does not rent, sell, give away, or trade its donor lists or any information contained on those lists. Donor information is used by the agency for charitable purposes only as described above and will not be used by any entity outside of the agency, except on agency business. To review personal information collected and/or request changes, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Authorized Release of Information
Elijah Rising may be legally required to disclose information on occasion. Elijah Rising complies with all applicable legal requirements and standards.
Personal Information – Information that identifies an individual personally, such as name, address, telephone number, email address, etc.
The Donor Bill of Rights
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the nonprofit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Adam Chaney, Director of Development at email@example.com