Donor Privacy Policy

Breast Cancer Awareness—Cumberland Valley, Inc. (BCA-CV) respects the privacy of its donors and, accordingly, has adopted and adheres to the following Donor Privacy Policy. Our Donor Privacy Policy applies to all donors to BCA-CV, including on-line donors and “off-line” donors.

Donor Privacy Policy

BCA-CV collects and maintains the following types of donor information when such items of information voluntarily are provided to us:

  • Contact information, such as name, address, telephone number and e-mail address;
  • Giving information and giving history;
  • Information on events attended, publications received and special requests for program information; and
  • Information provided by donors in the form of comments and suggestions.

This confidential information is retained by BCA-CV for its internal purposes and also to assist donors who need verification for tax purposes of charitable contributions they have made to BCA-CV. We may use aggregate data of donors for such purposes as to analyze overall giving patterns in order to make more accurate budget projections, as well as to understand donors’ interests in our mission and to update them on the organization’s plans and activities. This information is shared with staff, officers, and members of our Board of Directors only on an as-authorized, confidential and need-to-know basis. All personally identifiable information is maintained in a secure data base, protected by state-of-the art firewall technology which is maintained and upgraded, as needed, by a professional information technology firm.

If for any reason at all, a donor wishes not have his or her name and address shared with other organizations, BCA-CV will remove the donor’s name and address from the list. To request to have your name and contact information suppressed from our donor list before it is rented or exchanged, you can send a notice to Director, Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley, 12916 Conamar Drive, Suite 201, Hagerstown, MD 21742; call us at 301-791-5843, or send us an e-mail at info@bcacv.org. We promptly will honor your request.

If you wish to make any corrections or changes to your name and contact information, please let us know by writing to Director, Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley, 12916 Conamar Drive, Suite 201, Hagerstown, MD 21742; call us at 301-791-5843, or send us an e-mail at info@bcacv.org.

BCA-CV Honors Requests from Donors Not to Receive Communications or Not to Receive Communications in a Certain Format or Medium

It is the policy of BCA-CV to honor the preferences of donors with regard to receiving communications from us, including the preference of the donor not to receive from us communications through certain media, such as the United States Postal Service or communications which are sent electronically, e.g., e-mails, texts and social media posts. BCA-CV also respects your decision to decline to receive communications from us in any format or medium. To make your preference known to Director, Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley, 12916 Conamar Drive, Suite 201, Hagerstown, MD 21742; call us at 301-791-5843, or send us an e-mail at info@bcacv.org. We promptly will honor your request.