Privacy Policy

The Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation (CPCF) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes how we handle your personal information collected through our website By using our website, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy.

We will not sell, rent, loan or otherwise share any personally identifying information you provide with any individual or organization. While we strive to protect the personal information of our users, the CPCF will release personal information if required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary or appropriate.

Online giving transactions are processed on a secure server. We have put into effect appropriate procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Once you provide us with personal, professional or financial information, that data remains confidential.

Children’s Privacy (COPPA Compliance)

In accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, CPCF does not knowingly request or solicit personally identifiable information online from anyone under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child less than 13 years of age, without the requisite and verifiable parental consent, we will delete that information from our database as quickly as practical.

Email Subscribers

If you subscribe to our email news, we collect your email address. We manage our email subscriptions using Mailchimp. We are not responsible for Mailchimp’s privacy statements or use of your personally identifiable data. Mailchimp’s privacy statement is available at

Opt Out

We provide you the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes. If you no longer wish to receive our newsletters or other materials, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or by emailing us at

We do not provide the opportunity to opt-out of having your personally identifiable information used to send you donation receipts or notices the law requires us to send to you.

External Links

The URL for the CPCF main webpage is This page in addition to the sub-pages contained herein, may contain links to third-party sites or other charitable organization websites. Because we do not control these websites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these external websites.

Web Links to this Site

You may establish a hypertext link to this site from your website, so long as the page containing the link properly attributes the linked site to the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation and does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation.


For information about PayPal’s Privacy Policy, visit their web page at:

Policy Updates

We reserve the right to update and change the Policy as needed.


Please direct any questions to CPCF, 1330 11th Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601; 814-944-6102 or

Approved by the Board of Directors: 12/2/2019