Donor Privacy Policy

Preserving the trust and support of donors requires that donor information be handled with respect and confidentiality to the maximum extent permitted by law.


Any information supplied to Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges by donors will be used solely to fulfill their donation and shall not be shared for any reason unless permission is granted by the donor to share such information. All requests to remain anonymous shall be honored.


The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges may acknowledge donors in certain printed material such as newsletters, brochures, press releases, event invitations or programs, stationery, solicitation letters, the organization’s website or other means of expressing appreciation for the donors’ assistance. 


In this case, donors are given the option of remaining anonymous at the time of making a gift or by communicating their desire in writing to The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges.


The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges will immediately remove a donor’s name from any lists upon request.  


The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges respects the privacy of individual donors and does not sell the names and contact information of its donors. 


In addition, The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges, in their association with The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), subscribes to the basic ethical standards put forward in the Donor Bill of Rights.