Privacy Policy


Privacy Policy

House of the Good Shepherd has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to the privacy of our friends and donors. The following discloses our information-gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

House of the Good Shepherd receives email communications via the website www.hgschicago.org and donations through our secure donation partner, Network for Good, which is accessed through the “Donate Now” link on our website. Donations made through our website support our program.

Credit card information that is collected is used to charge the user’s donations. It is not retained and is never divulged to any outside party.

We will not give or sell email addresses or other contact information.

We may use donors’ contact information to respond to a question or comment, to thank them for a donation, to send donation receipts, or to send information about House of the Good Shepherd. The donors’ contact information may also be used to get in touch with them if necessary. In the future, we may offer the opportunity to choose to receive our newsletter or other communications electronically.

All of the information we collect, be it for donors or clients, is kept in password-protected computer files. 

Our website contains a link to a related site, www.goodshepherdsisters.net. They maintain the same privacy restrictions as we do.

Security

Our donation processing partner, Network for Good, maintains site security to protect your contact and credit card information.

Anti-Spam Policy

We do not send emails to people who do not have a relationship with our organization. A relationship can start when the person contacts us via our website or a related website, makes a donation to our program, or purchases a ticket for one of our events.

Choose to Opt Out /Modify Information

You have the option either to remove your information from our database so as not to receive future communications, or to modify information you previously provided. You may send an email request to hgschicago@gmail.com; write to us at House of the Good Shepherd, P.O. Box 13453, Chicago IL 60613-2814; or call us at 855-935-3434.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact House of the Good Shepherd. Thank you.