The Owens Foundation for Wildlife Conservation is committed to preserving your privacy and safeguarding your credit card and other sensitive information. The following statement describes the general information-gathering and usage practices of our site.
The Owens Foundation for Wildlife Conservation, Inc. does not sell or trade the names or personal data of its donors nor do we maintain any credit card information on file. Credit card donations through our website are processed exclusively by Groundspring.org <www.groundspring.org>. Groundspring is committed to providing safe, secure, and private online transactions. For further details about their privacy practices, please consult their privacy and security policy directly <www.groundspring.org/privacy>.
When you make a donation through the Donate Now! Button on our website, Groundspring shares the contact information that you give (name, address, email address, donation amount) with us. We maintain this information in our database of supporters for accounting purposes and in order to keep you abreast of our future work and related issues that may be of interest to you. You may choose to receive our newsletter - or not. If you do not wish to receive materials from The Owens Foundation, please contact us.
Groundspring provides credit card processing services for the Owens Foundation for a fee of 3% of your donation. Your donation will appear on your credit card statement as a charge to Groundspring who will then forward 97% of your donation to the Owens Foundation.
The Owens Foundation web site does not use any "cookies which are bits of information that are stored by your browser on your hard drive which allow you to have a more personalized experience on a site. You can turn off the "cookie" function through most standard browsers.