Privacy Statement


The United Methodist Foundation of Western Pennsylvania Web site is designed to provide users with general information regarding the Foundation’s mission and services. This information regarding the Foundation may be available to users in a number of different formats.

Privacy Statement

The United Methodist Foundation of Western Pennsylvania respects and protects the privacy of users of its Web site. User-specific information of a personal nature is normally not collected. However, the Web site provides a CONTACT US button and the Foundation’s e-mail address to permit communication between the user and the Foundation. When a user communicates with the Foundation’s Web site via e-mail, a record of the user’s e-mail address and name (if provided) will be maintained. Information provided by users when completing any online forms will also be maintained.

All user-specific information of a personal nature that is collected will be maintained in the records of the Foundation in either hard copy or electronic form. The Foundation will not, under normal circumstances, provide any user-specific information of a personal nature to any third party. Users may request a modification or deletion of their personal information by regular mail or e-mail request, and the Foundation will use all reasonable care to comply with such requests in an appropriate manner.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Foundation will treat any information supplied by users of the Web site as non-proprietary or non-confidential. The Foundation also assumes that all information is provided with the permission of the actual owner of the information.

This Web site may provide links to third-party Web sites not controlled by the Foundation. It is recommended that visitors check the specific privacy statements of any linked sites before providing any information of a personal nature to such sites.

ID/Password Protection

Most of this Web site is freely accessible. However, some sections of the Web site may require the use of an ID and password. Sections set up for ID and password access normally disclose information of interest to users representing churches participating in specific, identified programs established by the Foundation.

Contacting the United Methodist Foundation of Western Pennsylvania

Mail-in questions regarding any of the information provided on this Web site or this Privacy Statement should be sent to:

The United Methodist Foundation of Western Pennsylvania

Benedum-Trees Building
223 Fourth Avenue
Suite 707
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Questions may also be submitted via e-mail by clicking on the CONTACT US button located near the lower left-hand corner of each Web page.

Privacy Statement Revisions

A revised privacy statement will only apply to information collected subsequent to its effective date on this version of the Web site. Revisions may be posted at any time without notice. New versions of this Web site may have a new privacy statement effective with its launch.