Privacy Policy

The Community Foundation for Monterey County (CFMC) is committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity, and security of personal information entrusted to us by current donors, potential donors, the board and staff, the nonprofit agencies who approach us for funding, and the people that they serve.

The CFMC does not share, loan, rent or sell individual information of any kind that we receive from donors, professional advisors, nonprofit organizations and others who use the website of the Community Foundation to make their connection to the community. Online giving transactions are processed on a secure server.

The CFMC provides links to external web sites from our web site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites.

Electronic Newsletter

We may share information with service providers solely for the purpose of producing and disseminating Foundation information to our constituents. You may remove yourself from our mailing list at any time. If you are receiving the Foundation’s electronic newsletter by mistake, or have any problems whatsoever unsubscribing, please contact us and we will take the necessary steps to remedy the situation.

Google Analytics

Information recorded includes information such as how you arrived at our site (e.g., the URL you came from or if you arrived from another site), your network name, your browser type, which type of Internet browsing device you are using, the country, state, and city where your server is located and the pages viewed during your visit to our site. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this website is restricted by the Google Privacy Policy. To provide website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs.
We do not sell or rent personal information to others. We use your information only for the limited purposes of sending you updates and useful information about our programs, promotional information, enhancing the site operation, for statistical purposes and for overall systems administration.

Copyright Statement

Copyright in the text materials contained in this website is owned by the CFMC. These text materials may be used, downloaded, reproduced, or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears on all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction, or reprint is for noncommercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in the website may not be modified in any way.

Copyright in the photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic materials are reserved to the CFMC and/or the copyright owners (licensors). Prior permission to use, download, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained by the copyright owner, regardless of intended use.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

Because of the number of possible sources of information available through this website, and the inherent hazards and uncertainties of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions and inaccuracies in such information. The CFMC cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, currentness, noninfringement or fitness for a particular purpose of the information available through this website, nor do we guarantee that this Web site will be error-free and continuously available.

Links to Other Sites

You may establish a hypertext link to this site from your website, so long as the page containing the link properly attributes the linked site to The CFMC and does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by the CFMC. We may revoke this permission at any time. Without prior written consent of the CFMC, you may not create a link to this site that incorporates or relies upon, in whole or in part, any content from any page on this website, or that incorporates any copyrighted or otherwise intellectual property of the CFMC.

Privacy Policy Changes

Your use of this site indicates an acceptance of the terms of the Privacy Policy.The CFMC may amend this privacy policy from time to time. Such changes will be publicly posted in this area of our website. If you have any questions or concerns about the CFMC’s privacy policy, please contact us at 831.375.9712.