OFRF collects personally-identifying information, such as your name, street address, email address, telephone number and/or credit card information only if you choose to provide that information to us.
There are certain actions and areas of our site that will require you to provide personal information:
If you make a donation or register for a fundraising event, your information will be added to our donor list and database, and you will be contacted about other OFRF activities, news, and/or fundraising campaigns or events.
Financial Information: All financial information provided to OFRF is transmitted using the latest SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. SSL technology is an industry standard that automatically encrypts data before it is sent to us. Along with this security, we ensure that such personal information is stored securely and is only available by certain qualified employees. Our donation page displays the Verisign Secure Site Seal to assure you that our web site is authentic and that all transactions are secured. The credit card information provided at the time of donation is used only to process your payment and will be not be used for any other purposes.
If you subscribe to OFRF’s email or regular mailing lists, you will be asked to submit complete contact information, including your name, email address, physical mailing address and phone number. However, you may choose to opt for email-only contact.
We may contact you by email with general program information and updates, an online newsletter, fundraising letters and information about upcoming events. You will receive informational updates and action alerts on farm policy issues pertaining to organic farming.
The additional information you provide is retained for internal tracking purposes and direct mailings. In the case advocacy alerts, your addresss information is important to match you to your congressional representatives, thereby ensuring that you are primarily sending messages to your designated elected officials. In other cases, we may use address information to identify to major funders the geographic distribution of our constituency.
If you have asked to be listed on our Press List, you will receive OFRF press releases and other materials pertinent to journalists and members of the media.
If you choose not to receive emails from us, simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or click "Unsubscribe" on OFRF electronic communications.
OFRF will never sell, trade, or share your personal information to any third-party agencies. Our web site has forms that require users to provide contact information such as name, address, email information, and similar information. This information is stored into our company database and is secured so that only authorized employees may access it.
You should be aware that we use third-party vendors to provide services in our offline business operations. The information that you submit on this site may be provided to those vendors on a confidential basis so that those vendors can provide services (such as processing mailings) on our behalf.