Your privacy is of utmost importance to us.
The Massachusetts 9/11 Fund, Inc., is committed to protecting your privacy. Because your privacy is important to us, we provide you with this notice explaining our information practices.

What information we collect and how it is used:
If you choose to give to make a donation to the Massachusetts 9/11 Fund, Inc. using our web site's facility (Paypal), we as an organization will receive minimal information about you - your name, address, zip code, e-mail address and payment amount. We will post your name - ONLY - on our donor page. If you wish to remain anonymous, please let us know in writing with a separate email to We do not rent, trade, or sell our lists of donors.

Who has access to the information:
Massachusetts 9/11 Fund employees may access the information collected about you in order to verify your payment and perform other administrative and business functions. Massachusetts 9/11 Fund employees are required to sign a confidentiality agreement that prohibits employees from using or disclosing your information to third parties during and after their employment with the United Way.

How you can "opt out" of receiving communications from us:
We use your demographic data to send you information about the Massachusetts 9/11 Fund that may be of interest to you and to acknowledge any contributions you might provide. You can opt out of receiving future communications from the Mass 9/11 Fund by clicking the "remove your subscription" link at the bottom of any email message or notify us by the contact methods located at the bottom of this page.

Our commitment to data security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Firewalls prevent outside parties from accessing our database server through the Internet, and physical access to the database server is restricted to authorized individuals.

How you can access or correct your information:
This Web site provides certain individuals with restricted access to certain portions of the web site. If you are an authorized user, you will be able to change and update the information contained in your individual profile. You will be able to change your information through a username and password combination that you will be provided.

External links
For your convenience, we provide several links to service sites we feel may be of use to the general public as well as users with restricted access. We do not monitor the privacy practices of any such linked third party Web sites and do not exercise authority over such Web sites. We therefore assume no responsibility for the data collection policies and procedures of linked Web sites, nor for the content of such Web sites. If you choose to access a third party Web site linked to our site, you do so at your own risk.

Contacting us:
If you have any questions about this Web site's privacy policies or practices or your interaction with this Web site, please contact us by:

1. Sending an email to us:

2. Calling us at 1-(866) FUND-911

3. Faxing your comments to us at (617) 542-0547

4. Writing to us at:
    Massachusetts 9/11 Fund, Inc.
    727 Atlantic Avenue, 3rd Floor
    Boston, MA 02111