Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville respects the privacy of our donors and Web site visitors.

Thank you for visiting our Web site and reading Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville Privacy Policy Statement. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville is committed to assisting families in need with the life-changing opportunity of buying decent, affordable housing using a team of enthusiastic volunteers and staff guided by Christian values. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit, publicly supported organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

In order to fulfill its mission, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville maintains databases that are compiled exclusively of information knowingly and voluntarily provided to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville by our donors and Web site visitors. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville respects the privacy of all donors and Web site visitors. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about our donors and Web site visitors unless required for law enforcement or otherwise required by law.

Web users are justly concerned about what information is being collected, and how it is being used.

Privacy & Security for Donors

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville respects and protects your privacy and will never sell, trade or rent your personal information to other individuals or companies.  The information that you provide is used only to complete your donation. With your permission, your name and contact information will be published in Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville Annual Report. If you do not wish share your name and contact information with the charity or charities you supported through Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville or you choose to make your donation anonymously, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville will not share your name or contact information.  Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville provides a field to include an optional dedication with the donation. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove text from this field before it is provided to the designated charity, for example, if Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville deems it inappropriate, offensive or misrepresentative.

Please note, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville receives Memorial and Special Occasion donations both on-line and through the mail. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville may list the name, city and state of the donor and the occasion in our print Newsletter, unless the donor requests otherwise. This is a well-established policy adopted by most charitable organizations. However, donor amounts and specific addresses are never disclosed. Donors who want the amount of their donation publicly disclosed may request the same from Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville.

We must disclose pertinent credit card information to appropriate banking institutions for those persons using credit cards to make donations to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville. However, credit card information collected by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville is used strictly for billing purposes.

Complying With the Legal System

Though Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville makes every effort to preserve donor and customer privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our organization.

Changes to the Policy

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville periodically reviews and updates this privacy policy.  If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to our web site so our donors and customers are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

Site Visitorship Data

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville routinely gathers data on Web site activity, such as how many people visit our Web site, the pages they visit and where they come from.

Site visitorship data is collected on an aggregate, anonymous basis, which means no personal information is associated with this data.

Please be aware that our Web site contains links to other Web sites and that the privacy practices of these other Web sites may differ from those of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville. Each Web site is responsible for its own privacy practices.

If Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville decides to change our Privacy Policy, we will post the changes on our website immediately, at www.habitatnashville.org. If we decide to alter this Privacy Policy Statement, we will show the date of change using the “Last Updated” statement below.

Updated: February 28, 2012

Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.