Privacy Policy and Legal Notice

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2115 Ward Court NW
Suite 100
Washington, D.C. 20037

Telephone: 202-882-4600

Statement of Purpose
This Web site is an educational and informational electronic publication of Habitat for Humanity of Washington, DC (DC Habitat). Its purpose is to share the story of DC Habitat’s work to provide affordable housing to low-income Washington, DC residents in need.

Legal Notice
This site was developed and is maintained by Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C.”Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C.” and “Habitat for Humanity” are registered service marks and may not be used without permission.

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Privacy Policy
Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. (DC Habitat) is committed to respecting the privacy of online visitors and pledges its best efforts to that end. In general, you can visit DC Habitat on the Web without telling us who you are or revealing anything about yourself.

Our Web server automatically recognizes each visitor’s domain name, but does not automatically collect personally identifiable information. There are times, however, such as when you make an online donation or request our newsletters, that we will collect specific information. If you choose to provide personally identifiable data, you may receive future information from us–by mail, electronically or by telephone–advising you of upcoming DC Habitat events, services, or volunteer and support opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted with such information, please let us know by writing or calling us, using the contact information available at the top of this page. DC Habitat does not share any of our visitors’ data with third parties.

A “cookie” is a small piece of data stored on your computer’s hard drive when you visit our Web site. DC Habitat uses cookies to analyze our Web site’s overall traffic patterns and improve our visitors’ online experience. We do not use cookies to store or collect any personal information. Many browsers provide an option to block or remove cookies. You can visit dchabitat.org successfully while blocking cookies, but leaving cookies enabled in your browser will help us to improve our site’s usability and effectiveness.

In order to provide a more comprehensive and useful site, the DC Habitat Web site contains links to other Web sites. DC Habitat is not responsible for the privacy practices of these sites.

Note to Parents
We are pleased when young people visit the Web site of DC Habitat to learn more about the organization and the problem of poverty housing. DC Habitat does not knowingly solicit data from children and does not knowingly market to children.

Credit Card Information
DC Habitat has contracted the services of a banking partner to process credit card donations submitted online. Our banking partner’s secured server encrypts your credit card information so that it may be safely transmitted over the Web. Your credit card information will not be released by DC Habitat or its banking partner to any other party.

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Again, thank you for visiting DC Habitat’s Web site. We welcome your feedback. Please reach us via our Contact page.