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Privacy & Other Policies


To assure that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in Durham Community Foundation, we embrace the principles of ethical fundraising and financial accountability for our operations.  For complete details: Ethical Fundraising Practices & Financial Accountability Policy.
Durham Community Foundation respects your privacy.  We protect your personal information and adhere to all legislative requirements with respect to privacy.  We do not rent, sell or trade our mailing lists.  We use your personal information to provide services and to keep you informed and up to date on the activities of your Community Foundation, including programs, services, funding needs, opportunities to volunteer or to give, special events and more, through periodic contacts from the Community Foundation .  If at any time you wish to be removed from any of these communications simply contact us by phone at (905) 430-6507 or via email at and we will gladly accommodate your request.  (Full Privacy Policy available for download.)
In accordance with the regulations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005, Durham Community Foundation has a policy that establishes the accessibility standards for customer service. This policy applies to all employees of Durham Community Foundation, agents, volunteers and contracted service staff.
To request a copy of the policy, please contact us.
Feedback on our policy is also welcomed via the “Contact us” area of the website, or in person, by mail, email, telephone or fax.