Goodwill Industries of South Florida trusts and respects the dignity and privacy of every person.
What information we collect:
Goodwill collects and uses various pieces of personal information from donors. This includes amounts donated, address, telephone number, and email address. Tax laws require us to keep donor information and contribution levels on file.
How we use donor information:
Confidentiality of donor information is safeguarded and donor information is never sold, traded or released to any other organization. Goodwill will not distribute donor information for any monetary or non-monetary benefit. We will never share, trade, exchange, sell, rent, or lease any donor information; this includes names, email or physical mail addresses, or telephone numbers of our donors, nor will we send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to online and offline contributions. Goodwill will use donor information for the following purposes only:
Donors have the option to have their names publicly associated with their donation unless they explicitly ask to remain anonymous. Any donor may request to be removed from our e-mail or postal contact list by contacting us at [email protected]
Access to Donor Information:
Access to donor contact and financial information is strictly limited to staff or volunteers who need to process the data. Donor information is not shared with any person, organization, or group who does not need the information.
Goodwill Industries of South Florida uses the highest security to ensure that your credit card information and records remain confidential. To guard against fraud, your information is digitally encrypted and automatically passed directly to the individuals responsible for processing your gift. Goodwill does not store, nor does it have access to, your credit card information, bank account numbers, or other account data as a result of any online gift.
Goodwill of South Florida subscribes to the Donor Bill of Rights and has adopted these rights as listed below:
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
The text of this statement in its entirety was developed by the American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel (AAFRC), Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), and the National Society of Fundraising Executives (NSFRE).