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Privacy Policy​

Thank you for visiting Rebuilding Together Peninsula’s (“RTP”) Internet web site (“Site”) located at the URL: This Privacy Policy details certain policies implemented throughout RTP governing RTP’s use of personally identifiable information about users of our Site and users of our services on this Site.

Privacy Policy Updates

Due to the Internet’s rapidly evolving nature, RTP may need to update this Privacy Policy from time to time. If so, RTP will post our updated Privacy Policy on our Site located at so you are always aware of what personally identifiable information we may collect and how we may use this information. RTP will also send users of the Site who have provided their e-mail addresses e-mail notifications notifying such users of any changes to the Privacy Policy. RTP encourages you to review this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes. Your continued use of this Site and/or continued provision of personally identifiable information to us will be subject to the terms of the then-current Privacy Policy.

Information Collection

You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of this Site, we may invite you to contact us with questions or comments, to complete surveys or questionnaires, complete a volunteer profile or to subscribe to our RTP e-mail updates. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may collect personally identifiable information such as your name, address, phone, e-mail address, age, personal interests and skills and other information that you voluntarily transmit with your communications to us via e-mail, phone or in person. You may also be required to submit personally identifiable information, including your credit card number and account information, in connection with the donations that you make through the Site. We also may collect information about you and your use of our Site and/or our services through your use of our Site and/or services.

Information Use

We may use your personally identifiable information to contact you to deliver certain services or information you have requested, to respond to your inquiries, send you newsletters, notifications or publications that you request, and to fulfill your orders and process your donations, improve the content and general administration of the Site and/or our services and for targeted direct appeal mailings.

If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive emails from us, please refer to the paragraph below headed “Updating, Correcting and/or Deleting Personally Identifiable Information.”

Children’s Privacy

RTP recognizes the privacy interests of children, and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. This Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. RTP does not target its services or this Site to children under 13. RTP does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.

Aggregate Information

The Site may track the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, browser type, IP addresses and External Web Sites (defined below) linked to, and we may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable information. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.


We may provide your personally identifiable information and aggregate information to the vendors and service agencies that we may engage to assist us in providing our services. For example, we may provide your personally identifiable information to PayPal to process your donation. We will also disclose your personally identifiable information (a) only if we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority or otherwise in cooperation with an investigation of a governmental authority, (b) to enforce the RTP Terms of Use agreement or to protect our rights or (c) to protect the safety of users of our Site and our services. We will not sell your personally identifiable information to any company or organization except we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a successor entity upon a merger, consolidation or other corporate reorganization in which RTP participates or to a purchaser or acquirer of all or substantially all of RTP’s assets to which this Site relates.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Site may provide links to other Web sites or resources over which RTP does not have control (“External Web Sites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by RTP of those External Web Sites. You acknowledge that RTP is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that RTP is not responsible for the content of such External Web Sites. Your use of External Web Sites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies located on the linked to External Web Sites.


We may employ procedural and technical measures that are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. RTP may use encryption, firewall and physical lock and key protection to help prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information.

Updating, Correcting and/or Deleting Personally Identifiable Information

RTP provides you with the ability to review, correct and delete the contact information such as your name and address that you have provided to us. If you wish to update, correct or delete any contact information you have provided to us, you may contact us by phone, email or mail at:

By e-mail:

By mail: P.O. Box 4031, Menlo Park, CA 94026-4031

By phone: (650) 366-6597

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy please contact us via e-mail at the address set forth above.

This Privacy Policy was last updated: October 31, 2007

This Privacy Policy is effective as of: November 1, 2007​