Privacy Policy

United Way Lanark County

Privacy Policy

United Way Lanark County (UWLC) is committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information.

Personal information is information that can be used to distinguish, identify or contact a specific individual. The personal information that UWLC generally collects includes: name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, donation amount, banking or credit card information, (online donations only). We handle personal information in accordance with this policy.

Personal information may be provided to us through correspondence, online donations, pledge cards, contribution forms or other forms of communication. Such information may be recorded for the purpose of processing and receipting a donation, distributing a donation to another United Way or another registered charity, recognizing a contribution, registering your participation in an event or responding to your information requests.

Personal information may also be communicated to another United Way according to the stated purpose for which you provided information such as a donation to or in relation to an activity of another United Way.

  • You authorize us to share the information
  • Sharing the information is necessary to process a donation, for example, to process a credit card transaction; or
  • We are required by law

You may withdraw your consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information at any time by contacting the Privacy Officer and, subject to any legal constraints; we will comply with your request within a reasonable time.

UWLC has in place measures to respect the confidentiality of personal information and protects personal information by safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Access to personal is granted only to those employees and authorized volunteers whose duties so require for United Way purposes.

UWLC does not sell its mailing list nor does it purchase mailing lists. You are entitled to know whether we hold personal information about you, see that information and ensure that it is accurate. Personal information is maintained through our office at 15 Bates Drive, Carleton Place ON K7C 4J8. If you would like access to your personal information or have any questions regarding the protection of your privacy please contact:

United Way Lanark County
15 Bates Drive
Carleton Place ON K7C 4J8
Tel: 613-253-9074

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