Donor Privacy Policy

Thank you for checking our Internet Donor Privacy Policy. This web site is owned and operated by Catholic Charities. You may contact us at the following postal address:

Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc.
1213 16th Street North
St. Petersburg, FL 33705

We may also be reached by telephone at (727) 893-1313.

Copyright Information:
All materials posted on this site are owned by Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. and subject to copyright. All rights reserved. Some photography Courtesy Catholic Charities USA, Alexandria, VA. and Stock.XCHNG at www.sxc.hu. All prints remain the property of Catholic Charities USA. or Stock.XCHNG .The music on the home page introduction is titled “Homelands” and its composer is Justin R. Durban of Eden Animations. For more information please contact jrdurban@edgen.com

Information Accuracy: Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information presented is correct and accurate. However, if inaccuracies occur, Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. will make every effort to correct them in a timely manner. To report any web site inaccuracies or for questions about Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. Internet Policy please write to Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. 1213 16th Street N, St. Petersburg, FL 33705 or call us at (727) 893-1313.

Links to Third Party Sites:
This web site contains some hyperlinks to web sites operated by parties other than Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. does not control such web sites and is not responsible for their contents. The inclusion of hyperlinks to other web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on these Web sites or any association with their operators.

Privacy: Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. uses its best efforts to respect and protect the privacy of our visitors. At our site, any personal, identifiable information is collected from individuals voluntarily and knowingly. For the purpose of improving our web site content, aggregate information is collected on what pages of the web site are visited. No names, e-mail addresses, or other personal, identifiable is collected in this manner.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. collects (both online and offline) donor data, such as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, e-mail addresses, etc., to facilitate donations, purchases, or from our guest book. This information is used solely by the Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. for internal purposes only. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. lists are never sold to or shared with third parties. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. will only share personally identifiable information with third parties when the person submitting the information authorizes us to share it or we are required to by law. On occasion, Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. may send information via e-mail and the U.S. Postal Service. However, we recognize and respect the right of individuals making purchases and donations not to be included in these mailings. Check boxes are provided wherever personal information is solicited so we may honor these requests. Please use those check boxes or if you prefer, call us at (727) 893-1313, if you do not wish to receive any information.

Credit Card Information: Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. accepts payments for products or donations through our web site. We make every effort to protect the safety and security of your transaction. We use high-grade encryption and the https security protocol to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol, which makes it extremely difficult for anyone else to intercept the credit card information you send to us.

Donations: Contributions and purchases may also be made by calling (727) 893-1313. Information is provided on our Donations Page and our Publications and Videos Page for those who wish to make contributions or purchases through the mail or via fax.

Restriction of Liability: Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. will not be liable for any damages or injury caused by, including but not limited to, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, or line failure. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. will not be liable for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site or a site which is linked to this site, even if there is negligence on the part of Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. or an authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or both. The above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you to the extent that applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. total liability to you for all losses, damages, and causes of action in contract, tort (including without limitation, negligence), or otherwise will not be greater than the amount you paid to access this site.

Disclaimer: The materials on this site are provided “AS IS” and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. disclaims all warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. does not warrant that the functions contained in the material will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg, Inc. does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use of or the result of the use of the material in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.