Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City
Privacy Policy

(Effective: October 12, 2005)


This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City, Inc., a 501(C3) non-profit corporation ("RMHC-KC") collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User"). RMHC-KC reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time by posting such changes to this page. Please check this Privacy Policy periodically for changes. The continued use of this Website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.


RMHC-KC is committed to safeguarding the information Users entrust to RMHC-KC and believes every User should know how RMH-KCC utilizes the information collected from Users. This website ("Website") is not directed at children under 13 years of age.

The Information We Collect

RMHC-KC may collect personally identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways. Personally identifiable information may include (i) contact data (such as a User's name, mailing and e-mail addresses); (ii) financial data (such as a User's credit card number); and (iii) demographic data (such as a User's ZIP code, age and income). If you communicate with RMHC-KC by e-mail, post messages to forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected by RMHC-KC. RMHC-KC may also collect information about how Users use our Website, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the Website, or the domains from which Users originate. We may use "cookies" to track how Users use our Website. A cookie is a piece of software that a Web server can store on the Users' PC and use to identify the User should they visit the Website again. While not all of the information that we collect from Users is personally identifiable, it may be associated with personally identifiable information that Users provide us through our Website. In the future, we may use third party ad networks to serve ads on the Website. The cookies received with banner ads served by these networks may be used to collect and build anonymous behavioral profiles by these companies to deliver targeted ads and tracking referrals, and RMHC-KC would not generally have access to this information.

How We Use Information

RMHC-KC may use personally identifiable information collected through our Website to contact Users and send them information, such as, RMHC-KC updates or information regarding Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City openings and events, fundraising campaigns or major grant initiatives. We may also use such information to assist with donation collection and providing technical services for our Website. RMHC-KC may also use information collected through our Website for research regarding the effectiveness of the Website and the marketing and fundraising efforts of RMHC-KC.

Disclosure of Information

RMHC-KC will not be disclosed to third parties for commercial purposes as RMHC-KC is committed to protecting our visitors' privacy. We may disclose aggregate, anonymous data based on information collected from Users for any purpose. We may also transfer information collected from Users in connection with a sale or restructuring of RMHC-KC.

Security of Information

Information about Users that is maintained on our systems is protected using industry standard security measures. However, we cannot guarantee that the information submitted to, maintained on, or transmitted from our systems will be completely secure.

Correcting/Updating Personal Information

If a User's personally identifiable information changes (such as your ZIP code), or if a User no longer desires to receive information from us, please complete the Privacy Information Request Form and we will process such request. Please understand that it may take several weeks for the information to be updated or your information removed completely.


Users may direct questions concerning this Privacy Policy by e-mail to

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