The Father Bill Foundation for the Arts (the “Foundation”) takes your privacy very seriously and cares about how your information is collected, used, stored, and shared.  We are providing this Privacy Statement to explain our practices and the way your information is used by the Foundation.

By visiting this website you are accepting the policies described in this statement and consenting to disclosure of Personal Information to trusted third parties including grantors, grantees, other charities, collaborative partners, and sponsors, to permit them to send you marketing communications, consistent with your choices.

Personal Information We Collect

“Personal information” is information that identifies you as an individual or relates to an identifiable individual.

We collect the following Personal Information: name, email address, postal address, phone number, profile picture, social media ID, and similar contact information and credit card or other payment information. If you choose to provide your payment or credit card information to the Foundation, we will use that information for the purposes for which it was provided; the Foundation does not store credit card or other payment information.

How We Collect Personal Information

The Foundation and our service providers collect Personal Information in a variety of ways, including:

  • We collect Personal Information you provide to us over the phone, in email, through a face-to-face conversation, or through online and offline forms such as e-newsletters, surveys, donation forms, event registration/participation (including volunteering) and advocacy action alerts that you populate.

  • We may use third-party postal address, phone number, email address products, and other sources to provide and collect accurate and updated contact information.

  • We may collect information from social media platforms and other sources used by you or people with whom you are friends or otherwise connected on social media platforms.

How the Foundation Uses Personal Information

The Foundation does not and will not sell, share or transfer your Personal Information to any third party, except as described herein. In order to deliver on its mission, The Foundation may share information with trusted service providers who may use Personal Information for legitimate business purposes including:

  • Processing and responding to inquiries and for the purposes for which you provided the information, such as to process donations, register or renew you as a donor or supporter, purchase merchandise, or receive information about a project, special event, and service.

  • Responding to your questions and comments.

  • Engaging in website hosting, data analysis, payment processing, information technology and related infrastructure provisions, solicitation or acknowledgment of charitable gifts, aggregate analysis and marketing activities as well as professional advisors such as auditors and attorneys.

Other Uses and Disclosures

We may also use and disclose your Personal Information if it would be necessary or appropriate, in ways other than those noted above, especially when we have a legal obligation to do so, including complying with applicable law, responding to government authorities, and cooperating with law enforcement

Your California Privacy Rights

The Foundation does not and will not sell, share or trade your Personal Information with third parties except as required to perform its mission.

If you are a California resident and have provided Personal Information to us, you are entitled by California law to request information regarding certain categories of Personal Information we share with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Your request should be submitted to: The Father Bill Foundation for the Arts, 2150 Damien Avenue, La Verne, CA  91750. Within 30 days of receiving such a request, we will provide a response listing the categories of Personal Information disclosed to third parties, along with the names and addresses of those third parties, for their own direct marketing purposes during the previous year. This request may be made no more than once per calendar year, and we reserve our right not to respond to requests submitted to addresses other than the address specified herein.

If you are a resident of California, under 18 and a registered user, you may ask us to remove content or information that you have posted by writing to The Father Bill Foundation for the Arts, 2150 Damien Avenue, La Verne, CA  91750. Please note that your request does not ensure complete or comprehensive removal of the content or information, as, for example, some of your content may have been reposted by another user.