Privacy Policy

Our Policy

The Franciscan Friars of the Atonement respects the privacy of our online visitors. We do not require you to register or provide personal information in order to view our site. We gather personal data, such as names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers only from our active benefactors or when voluntarily and knowingly submitted by a visitor.


Collection of Non-Personal Information

We collect non-personal information when you visit our site including your computer’s operating system, browser type, location, referral source, duration of visit, pages visited, and links clicked. This information is primarily used to improve and enhance the user’s experience when visiting our website. We also use the Facebook Tracking Pixel to track your visits to our site and establish your non-personal identity to present targeted advertisement about us. Click here for additional information from Facebook about their Ad Tracking Policy.


What We Do with the Information we Collect

Unless you indicate otherwise, when you place your order or make your donation, you will occasionally receive postal mailings from us regarding our ministries. We will use your e-mail address or phone number to contact you if we have a question regarding your order/donation. We will use your e-mail address to periodically send you news and updates if you have indicated you wish to receive them from us when you place your order, make a donation, or complete an Opt-in request form on our website.


E-mail Addresses

At no time do we ever share your e-mail address with any other organizations, persons, or parties. We do not obtain any e-mail lists from other companies, individuals, organizations, or Web sites. Individuals may opt-out from our e-mail list at any time.


Unsubscribe and Data Removal Policies

If you would like to unsubscribe from receiving e-mailed updates, you can send an e-mail requesting removal to withunsubscribe in the subject line.

If at any time you no longer wish to receive requests for support from the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, you can place such a request online by clicking here, or write to us at: Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, P.O. Box 301, Garrison, NY 10524 and we will honor your request.


Information We Share

From time to time we make information about our lapsed or inactive donors available to other Catholic Charities so they may contact persons on these lists about their charitable works. If you do not wish your name passed on to these charities for the purpose of receiving information from them, contact us at 888-720-8247, and we will be pleased to respect your wishes.