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Privacy Policy

This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for Greater Toledo Community Foundation. Greater Toledo Community Foundation is committed to the privacy of those individuals who visit and interact with, and follows these practices.

What personally identifiable information does Greater Toledo Community Foundation collect on its site, and how does the organization use it?

Greater Toledo Community Foundation is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Greater Toledo Community Foundation may collect information from our users at several different points on our website.

Log Files

Greater Toledo Community Foundation uses the IP address from your Internet connection to analyze trends, administer the site, track users' movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information, unless the user actively registers for services with the Foundation where a log-in is issued.

Donations to Greater Toledo Community Foundation

We request information from the user on our donation form. Users must provide contact information (such as name and address) and financial information (credit card number, expiration date) to conduct such transactions. This information is used for billing purposes and to fill customers' requests. If we have trouble processing a donation, this information is used to contact the user. Our donations are processed real-time using secure credit card processing technology.


The Greater Toledo Community Foundation website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content, functionality, or privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on the Greater Toledo Community Foundation site, unless you actively register for any of our services that may require a log-in to access. Once the user closes their web browser, most cookies simply terminate. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use our site, but this may limit functionality in some areas of our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site but, again, this is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information.

How can I correct any inaccuracies in information I provide or remove myself from the Greater Toledo Community Foundation database?

If a user's personally identifiable information changes (such as your zip code or email address), or if a user no longer desires to subscribe to our services, Greater Toledo Community Foundation will endeavor to provide a way to correct, update or remove that user's personal data provided to us. Users may opt-out of receiving newsletter and email communications by replying with the "unsubscribe" link in the body of each email or emailing

Notification of Changes

If the Foundation decides to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this page so our users are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it.