Puffy Paws Kitty Haven maintains the highest level of respect for the privacy of its donors. In furtherance of our commitment
your information. This policy may be updated from time to time.
Puffy Paws Kitty Haven has information from donors that includes: amount donated, address, donor comments
and e-mail address.
How we use that information
Puffy Paws will
never publish, sell, trade, rent or share names, e-mail or mail addresses, of our donors.
Puffy Paws Kitty Haven
will use contact information
(e-mail, telephone number and address) of donors for these purposes only:
* Distribute receipts for donations
* Thank donors for their donation
* Distribute our Newsletter & SOS's
Inform donors about upcoming fundraising and other activities
* Internal analysis and record keeping
to relevant U.S. and State agencies (these reports are not for public inspection)
* Contact donors about changes to
However, properly anonymized donor information is used for promotional and fundraising activities.
We allow donors the option to have their name publicly associated with their donation unless the donor explicitly
tells us that their donation will be a "anonymous" one.
Comments sent to us via email, fax or telephone
are kept strictly confidential.
to donor financial information is strictly limited. No such data are given to any person, organization or group.
Paws Kitty Haven only uses online payment processing services with world class security and strong reputations.
Paws Kitty Haven does not store, nor does it have access to, your credit card information, bank account numbers, or other
account data sent to those processing services.
Donor Bill of Rights
Puffy Paws Kitty Haven subscribes to the Donor Bill of Rights.
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action
for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy
merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the
not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
1. To be informed of the organization's mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its
capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes.
2. To be informed of the identity of those serving
on the organization's governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities.
3. To have access to the organization's most recent financial statements
4. To be assured their gifts will
be used for the purposes for which they were given.
5. To receive appropriate
acknowledgment and recognition.