Privacy Policy

Commitment to Our Donors
United Way does not rent, sell or share personal information about you. Your gift is tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. No goods or services were exchanged for this donation.

Website Privacy Statement
United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS) respects the privacy of visitors to its Website and does not rent, sell or share personal information about you. UWNNS strongly believes that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, the online community must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra has implemented the following policy.

Information from Casual Website Visitors and General Users
Unless you choose to do so (i.e. sending an E-mail, participating in a survey, responding to a feedback or "contact us" form), this UWNNS website does not obtain personally identifying information from users browsing our Website. We do collect aggregate use and some other information automatically, such as the number of hits (visits) per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes, but we don't collect any personally identifying information. Non-personal information gathered automatically:
--The Internet domain (for example, "" if you use a private Internet access account, or "" if you connect from a university's domain) and Internet Protocol (IP) address from which you access our site;

  • The type of hardware, browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The number of bytes of data transmitted during your visit;
  • Transaction and routing information to and from your computer;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to our site from another website, the address of that website (URL).

This information is used for purposes such as assessing what information is of most interest to users and system enhancements.

Complaint Procedure
If you suspect that we have handled your personal information in a manner that doesn't comply with this privacy statement, please contact us by mail at UWNNS, 639 Isbell Rd., Suite 460, Reno, NV 89509 or by calling (775) 322-8668.