Privacy Policy

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Your privacy is very important to us. We recognize that visitors to may be concerned about the information they provide and how it is used by Heartland United Way. Please read this privacy statement carefully before using Your use of indicates your consent to our processing, use, disclosure and transfer of your personal information as described in this privacy statement. Heartland United Way reserves the right to revise this privacy statement. You, the user, are responsible for reading the current privacy statement when you visit If you do not agree with the privacy statement, you should cease using the site immediately.

What information does Heartland United Way gather through the website?

The user may need to provide certain information to obtain services or to complete transactions initiated by you through the site. If you choose not to provide information, we may not be able to provide those services or to complete those transactions.

Please keep in mind that completing optional fields may enable Heartland United Way to provide enhanced products and/or services to you. You also may be required to provide additional registration information to obtain special services or to complete transactions initiated by you (e.g., recording a stated desire to donate online through

Information gathered when making a donation or pledge

To make a donation through, you may need to provide certain other information relevant to how you choose to contribute in order to complete your pledge/gift transaction. (e.g. If you choose to give by credit card, you will be prompted to provide information such as your credit card number.)

Privacy Statement

Heartland United Way will not sell, reveal or share any of your personally identifiable information with unaffiliated third parties except in the following limited circumstances:

  • we have your permission to share the information;
  • we are authorized to do so under this privacy statement; or
  • we are required by law to disclose your information or to protect against fraud or illegal activity.


The safety and security of your transaction and information is important to us. We use encryption and the https security protocol, SSL, to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol.

Linked Sites

If you click on a hypertext link that takes you to another site outside of Heartland United Way, we are not responsible for the information collection practices and use of the external website. In addition, when you initiate a transaction through such a link, the information submitted to such an entity to complete your transaction becomes subject to that entity's privacy or information use policies. Heartland United Way is not responsible for the privacy or information use policies of such entities.

Communications and Opt-Out Policy

You will always have the ability to opt out of receiving email or other means of communication from Heartland United Way. United Way respects your privacy and realizes that not everyone likes to receive special announcements or information. Your opt-out will be effective unless or until you opt to receive email by updating your user profile. Again, please remember, once we have provided information to other organizations due to transactions initiated by you, we are not responsible for their use of the information, and you should consult their privacy and information use policies.

Who can I contact for more information?

If you would like to be deactivated from the Heartland United Way mailing lists, or if you would like to update your personal information, you may notify us by e-mail, telephone, fax, or postal mail. Heartland United Way will use reasonable efforts to promptly resolve any issues. Here's how to reach us:

E-mail Address:
Telephone: (308) 382-2675
Fax: (308) 382-2679
Postal mail: Heartland United Way
P.O. Box 1574
Grand Island, NE 68802