The NRDC Action Fund does not collect any information from you without your knowledge and permission, and we do not ask that you enter any personal information to access or use most areas of the Action Fund website. In order to take action on the website you must enter some identifying information. The NRDC Action Fund does not disclose this information to anyone except 1) to identify you, as described in the following three paragraphs, to those you contact through our website and 2) to manage our website and database with the help of service providers, who are subject to a non-disclosure agreement. Information you provide NRDC is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff.
To send a message from our online action center to government officials and other decision-makers you must identify yourself by name, address, email address and in some cases, phone number. NRDC includes this information when we send your message. This is necessary for your message to be effective, and in the case of many government officials it is required.
“Tell Your Friends” Pages
To forward an action alert you must enter your name, your email address and the email address(es) of anyone you are sending it to. The NRDC Action Fund includes your name and email address when we send your message.
Other Places Information May Be Requested
In addition to information you enter when sending messages to friends and decision-makers from the Action Fund website, you may submit information directly to the Action Fund for donating. The NRDC Action Fund will not disclose this information to anyone except as described above, to manage our website and database with the help of service providers, who are subject to a non-disclosure agreement.
Reviewing and Updating Your Information
You can review and update the information we have on record for you by going to the NRDC Action Fund’s Subscription Management Profile. If it’s your first time logging into your profile, you’ll need to provide your email address on the log-in page so we can send you a password.
When you donate to the NRDC Action Fund via our website your donation information is encrypted and transmitted via a secure connection. The Action Fund uses your credit card information only for the purpose of processing your donation. We will not disclose this information except as necessary to process your donation and we do not store it once your donation has been processed.