The Legacy Society honors donors who have generously named a Catholic organization, program, or ministry throughout the Church of Philadelphia in their estate plans.

The Legacy Society honors donors who have generously named a Catholic organization, program, or ministry throughout the Church of Philadelphia in their estate plans.

Your Privacy Matters

The catholic foundation of greater philadelphia privacy policy

The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia (“CFGP”) is committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of personal information entrusted to us by current and potential donors, visitors to our website, charitable organizations and their associates.

This Privacy Policy addresses CFGP’s practices regarding information collected online (from visitors of (the “Site”)) and offline (from telephone, facsimile, postal mail, personal delivery, or other or additional offline means or media). The Site is not intended for children under the age of 18. It does not knowingly collect personal information online from visitors in this age group. If you have any questions concerning this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at By visiting the Site, you are consenting to the practices used in this Privacy Policy.

Collection, Distribution, and Sharing of Information

Like all organizations with a web presence, CFGP receives standard tracking data, such as information about your browser, your IP address and the page you visited. This data is recorded in our website server logs and is analyzed internally to determine how to best provide information to visitors to our Site. No personally identifiable information is collected during the standard tracking process. Still, if you are uncomfortable with the idea of your information being used in this way, most computer systems and web browsers offer privacy settings and options, such as disabling cookies or opting for “Do Not Track” features. CFGP does not override these settings or options, and encourages you to use them to enhance your choices and personalize your experiences. However, in order to access certain content, features, services, products or benefits on the Site, you may be required to provide CFGP with certain information, including some types of personally identifying information such as your name, address, phone number, and email address, (“Contact Information”). If you do not wish to provide such information through the Site or if you opt to utilize the aforementioned privacy features of your computer system or web browser, you may be unable to obtain certain content, features, services, products or benefits of the Site. Those who wish to contact CFGP without submitting an inquiry form may do so by calling 1-215-587-5650.

By providing CFGP with your Contact Information, you authorize CFGP to contact you for any purpose, including but not limited to marketing, promotion, and surveys. CFGP may share your Contact Information with other Catholic nonprofit organizations in the greater Philadelphia area that may be of interest to you for religious, informational, fundraising, or related purposes. If you do not wish to have your Contact Information shared with other organizations for these purposes, you may opt out by contacting us via the above email address. Additionally, CFGP may provide your contact information to CFGP vendors that assist CFGP in its operations.


CFGP takes reasonable steps to protect your information by putting into effect appropriate procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Information that you provide to us by filling out online forms is located on a secure server. Once you provide us with Contact Information CFGP treats that data as confidential. Only those employees or contractors of CFGP who need this information are granted access to it. Still, please be advised that the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to through the Internet cannot be and is not guaranteed. CFGP is not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet.

Information Updates, Changes or to Unsubscribe

If at any point you wish to review, change or update the information that you have provided us, or if you wish to unsubscribe from CFGP’s communications, please send your name and email address to with a note on how we can assist you. You may also opt out of having your personal information retained by CFGP by contacting us at the aforementioned email address. This provision does not apply to any information that CFGP collects during standard data tracking described above.

Outside Links

There are certain links on this website that connect users to other sites. CFGP does not control these sites, nor do we ensure their security or safety. CFGP is not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites or the content of such websites. We advise you to review the privacy policies of the outside sites you may visit if you have any concerns.

Right to Change Privacy Policy

CFGP may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Such changes will be publicly posted in this area of our website. Your use of the Site following any changes means that you agree to follow and be bound by the Privacy Policy as changed. Any change to this Privacy Policy shall be effective as to any visitor who has visited the Site before the change was made. It is the obligation of users visiting the Site before the change to learn of changes to the Privacy Policy since their last visit.