Food Runners Privacy Statement
Web site is owned and operated by or on behalf of Food Runners.
We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about
the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information.
be changed or updated from time to time.
Food Runners uses its best efforts to respect the privacy of
its online visitors. At our site, we do not collect personally
identifiable information from individuals unless they provide
it to us voluntarily and knowingly. This means we do not require
you to register or provide information to us in order to view
Food Runners only gathers personally identifiable data, such
as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, e- mail addresses, etc.,
when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. For example, personally
identifiable information may be collected in order to respond
to a stated desire to volunteer time to Food Runners, to schedule
a food donation or to make a financial donation online. This
information is used solely by Food Runners or other entities
that are involved in the operation of this site for internal
Food Runners lists are never sold to third parties. We will
only share personally identifiable information with third parties
when (i) the person submitting the information authorizes us
to share it; (ii) sharing the information is a necessary operation
of the site, for instance, to process a credit card transaction,
or (iii) we are required to by law.
Food Runners has no control over or responsibility for the data
collection and use practices of third parties that process online
donation credit card transactions.
Is Credit Card Information Secure?
We care about the safety and security of your transaction. We
use high grade encryption and the https security protocol to
communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry
standard security protocol, which makes it extremely difficult
for anyone else to intercept the credit card information you
send to us. Companies we work with to process credit card transactions
also use high grade encryption and security protocols.
Is My Personal Information Secure?
We care about keeping all of your personal information private
and secure, that's why we use the same high grade encryption
and https security protocols used for financial transactions
on our site for collecting and protecting your personal information.
We Care About Doing It Right In addition to maintaining privacy
and security controls over information you share with us, Food
Runners works to accurately process your contribution information.
During business hours, staff are available to answer questions
about your financial, time, and food donations.
How Do We Use "Cookies"?
Visitors should be aware that non-personal information and data
may be automatically collected by Food Runnersí Website through
the use of "cookies." "Cookies" are small text files a Website
can use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitorís
ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow a site to track
usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content
improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitorís
system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning
a unique number to the visitor that has no meaning outside the
assigning site. If a visitor does not want information collected
browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie
feature. Food Runners uses "cookie" technology only to obtain
non-personal information from its online visitors in order to
improve visitorsí online experience and facilitate their visit
within our site. Thank you for visiting our site.
Please contact us should you have any questions about the operation
of the site.
Your generous financial donations keep Food Runners running.
For a donation of $50 you will receive a Food Runners T-shirt or apron,
and for $500 a dinner at Mary Risley's home.
A contribution of any amount will make you a member of the Friends of
Food Runners. Members receive newsletters and invitations to special events.
You can sign up to deliver food on your own, or with a group of friends
Other volunteer opportunities include working the phones or at the computer.
Everyone is welcome!
You and your friends or co-workers sign up for a Regular Delivery and
work out among yourselves who will do it each week.
Each week you pick up food from the same donor and take it to the same
From time to time, our dispatcher will call or email you to see if you
can make a pick up and delivery that day.
|"It is a known fact that there is enough food produced in this country to feed everybody. It is a problem of distribution."|
Food Runners Founder