Privacy Policy & Legal Notice

This Privacy Policy describes Habitat for Humanity in Walworth County (HFHWC) policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of your information as well as to inform you of our security practices. The following online privacy policy is intended to protect and secure the personally identifiable information you provide to HFHWC online.

Legal Notice

“Habitat for Humanity” is a registered service mark owned by Habitat for Humanity International and may not be used without permission.

Reprint Information

Permission generally is granted to reprint articles from this Web site for educational, noncommercial purposes. Please contact our office by phone or e-mail to request reprint permission.


HFHWC uses the information you provide to assist you with your online requests such as volunteer placement, goods and/or cash donations and our newsletter distribution.  HFHWC will not send you e-mail that you have not agreed to receive.  We may periodically send you e-mail which provides news and event information.  If you choose to supply your postal address in an online form, you may receive mailings from us as well.

Personal Information

HFHWC never sells, rents, eases or exchanges your personal information with other organizations. The identity of all who contact us through this Web site will be kept confidential.

Information We Collect

  • E-mail information
  • Name, address, city, state, postal code
  • Telephone number
  • In the case of online donations, HFHWC uses PayPal.  Credit card information is collected but never stored by HFHWC.  PayPal has its own privacy policy and although credit card information is collected it is used only for transaction processing.

Children’s Online Privacy

HFHWC is pleased when young people visit the Web site of Habitat for Humanity in Walworth County to learn more about the organization and the problem of poverty housing.  Habitat for Humanity in Walworth County does not knowingly market to children nor do we knowingly solicit data from children.  We encourage you to become involved with your child’s access to the Internet and to our site in order to ensure your child’s privacy is well protected.

Outside Links

This Web site links to documents located on sites maintained by other organizations or individuals.  This site also links to other Web sites that are maintained by other individuals or organizations.  Once you access another Web site please be advised that HFHWC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

Removing Your Name from Our Mailing List

To permanently remove your name from our e-mail list and/or our mailing list please fill out the CONTACT form with Remove in the subject line and a message in the body of the e-mail alerting us if you would like to be removed from the mailing list or the e-mail list or both.

If you determine that our information about you is inaccurate please fill out the CONTACT form with Update in the subject line and a message in the body of the e-mail with the corrected information.

For additional information about this site or about Habitat for Humanity you may contact us at:

Habitat for Humanity in Walworth County

PO Box 174
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
please leave us a message.