Privacy Policy

Website Disclaimer

All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by Methodist Home for Children or other individuals or entities. Reproduction, retransmission or republication of all or any part of a document found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless Methodist Home for Children or the copyright owner of the material has expressly granted its prior written consent to so reproduce, retransmit or republish the material. All other rights reserved.

The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Methodist Home for Children appearing on this site may not be used in advertisements, publicity or other venues to indicate the organization’s sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service without the organization’s prior express written permission.

Although this website features links to other sites, Methodist Home for Children takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those sites, as we do not exercise editorial or other control over these sites.

This website provides information and services in furtherance of our mission. We make no representations about the suitability or accuracy of the information on this site for any purpose.

If you see any objectionable, inaccurate or improperly functioning content or features on this site, please contact Jeannie Norris, Director of Communications at 919.754.3629 or jnorris@mhfc.org.

Web Privacy Policy

Methodist Home for Children respects the privacy of visitors to its website. We strongly believe that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, the organization has implemented the following policy.

About the Information We Collect

Most of the data and information we collect through our website is used only to help us achieve our mission. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our clients knowingly provide.

•From Casual Website Visitors and General Users. We do not collect any personal information from users browsing our website. When you use the public areas of our website you are doing so anonymously. We do collect aggregate use information, such as the number of visits per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes, but we do not collect personally identifying information.

•From Our Clients, Donors and Other Customers. If while visiting our website you order a product, register for a conference, submit a technical assistance question or request other information, you will be asked to provide certain information. In all cases this information is submitted voluntarily. In most cases, we ask clients to provide their name, title, organization name, address, telephone and e-mail. If you’re making a purchase, you may be asked for credit card information in order to complete your purchase. Similar information may be submitted to us on an order form or registration form.

Customer Lists

Our client list is not for sale. When you visit our website or become a client, your name and mailing information will not be sold to a commercial organization.

Credit Card Account Information

We utilize secure transaction methods when collecting credit card information over the Internet. Methodist Home for Children does not disclose credit card account information provided by our clients. We submit the information to the appropriate clearinghouse in order to obtain payment.

How We Use Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are sent to your computer when you log on to a website that allow us to identify you when you return to the site. We do not use cookies to track your usage or any other personal information about you.