Privacy Policy

The Ronald McDonald House of Providence, Inc. (RMH Providence) is pleased to provide information to all interested parties about its online privacy policy. Please be assured that RMH Providence uses its best efforts to protect the privacy of visitors to this Web site.

Types of Information Collected and How It Is Used
RMH Providence gathers personal information, such as first and last names, home addresses, e-mail addresses and credit card numbers, only when voluntarily submitted by you. If you make an online donation, personal information will be collected from you in order to process that donation.

With your permission, we will use personal information collected from you to send you information regarding updates, new programs, fund-raising campaigns and major grant initiatives, etc. If you do not elect to receive such materials, we will not send them to you.

Sharing of Personal Information
Companies may be engaged by RMH Providence to perform a variety of functions, such as assisting with donation collection, providing technical services for our Internet sites, etc. Such companies may have access to personal information if needed to perform certain functions. However, these companies may use such personal information only for the purpose of performing that function and may not use it for any other purpose. Other than as provided in this privacy policy, RMH Providence does not sell, transfer or disclose personal information to third parties.

RMH Providence reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests, or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a public safety matter.

Access
You are in control of all personal information you provide to us online. If at any time, you would like to correct the personal information we have about you or if you would like to change your preferences for contacts from us, you can let us know by contacting us at the postal address listed below.

In order to review any personal information we have about you or to ask us to delete that information or to stop further use of the information, please contact us at the postal address or phone number listed below.

Cookies
“Cookies” are pieces of information that an Internet site transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow a certain Internet site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient.

RMH Providence does not use cookies.

Links to Other Sites
We may offer links to sites that are not operated by RMH Providence. If you visit one of these linked sites, you should review their privacy and other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
Our privacy policy became effective on April 28, 2009. From time to time, it may be necessary for RMH Providence to change its privacy policy, so we suggest that you check here periodically. Rest assured, however, that any changes will not be retroactively applied and will not alter how we handle previously collected information.

How to Contact Us
If you have any questions about the RMH Providence Internet Privacy Policy, please contact us at:
Ronald McDonald House of Providence, Inc.
Attn: Development Office
45 Gay Street
Providence, RI 02905
(401) 274-4447