Updated May 2023
Urban Food Alliance strongly believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information gathered from our supporters and others through all our communication channels, as well as from visitors to our website. Your privacy is of utmost importance to us, and we shall retain all Aggregate Data as part of our records.
Use of Email Address:
When you donate to Urban Food Alliance or sign up on our website, participate in advocacy, share your story, or complete other data forms, you will be asked to provide your email address. Urban Food Alliance does not sell or rent your email address to any third party. However, we may share your email address with local food banks within our network. We use your email address to send information about Urban Food Alliance, such as news and events, special programs, and fundraising efforts. We may occasionally send out email messages containing information about like-missioned organizations and companies, but we do not provide them with access to any Personal Information that you have provided.
We welcome your comments and participation on our site. However, please be aware that if you send us creative suggestions, stories, photos, videos, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or other information, Urban Food Alliance shall retain ownership of this information. By submitting any information to us, you grant us exclusive ownership of all now known or hereafter existing rights to such information, and we may use the information for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without compensation.
Calls and Texts:
If you provide us with your number, we may call or text you to share information about Urban Food Alliance programs or seek donations. We abide by all applicable legal requirements when contacting you and offer the ability to opt-out of further calls or texts.
Mobile Terms and Conditions:
There is no fee from Urban Food Alliance to receive text messages. Message and data rates may apply - this can be checked with your mobile service provider. Charges are billed and payable to your mobile service provider or deducted from your prepaid account.
You can adjust your browser settings to decline cookies if you wish. Go to the "Manage Cookies" heading in your browser and select your preferred option. Instructions for your specific browser type can be found at https://www.aboutcookies.org. (We are not responsible for external websites). Disabling cookies may cause some sections of our site not to work properly.
If you use social media logins (like Google and Facebook) to access our website, we may access your public social media profile information. You can limit this sharing using your social media service settings.
Legal Disclosures and Privacy Rights for California Residents:
You may contact us and obtain information on the kind of data we’ve collected about you and the types of third parties we share it with. At your request, we will provide a copy of the data if you want. If you’d like to delete your data or close your account, or otherwise opt-out of the sale or sharing of your information, you can do that by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (212) 608 6112
Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. These measures include industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, firewalls, and internal policies to maintain the security of stored data.
Urban Food Alliance makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the accuracy, suitability, or safety of the information contained on this website or any linked site for any purpose. All such information is provided “as is” and with a specific disclaimer of any warranties or representations.