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Privacy Policy

The Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information shared by supporters and visitors to our websites.

The Coalition Against Hunger does not collect personally identifiable information about people without their permission. You do not have to share personal information to use our website. However, please note that our site links to a limited number of other websites, and the Coalition cannot control and is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of those websites.

How We Use the Information Gathered from Online Visitors:

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes only the consumer’s domain name, but not the e-mail address (where possible). We collect only the domain name, but not the e-mail address of visitors to our Web page, the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations, name and address, telephone number.

The information we collect is used to improve the content of our website, used to notify consumers about updates to our website, used by us to contact consumers for marketing purposes, disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Website and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Website.

Cookies are used to record session information, such as items that consumers add to their shopping cart, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit or record past activity at a site in order to provide better service when visitors return to our site.

How You Receive Coalition E-mails, Text Messages and Communications:
You will only receive emails and text messages from us if you have 1) expressly signed up to receive Coalition emails through our website, community outreach events, or 2) taken action on behalf of the Coalition either online or in person.

The information we gather from email and text messaging subscribers is never shared with other organizations or parties. In order to provide you with better and more relevant information, we compile information about usage of our website usage and responses to our email and text messages. This information helps us to better understand our members' site usage patterns and also what types of content and information may help improve your user experience.

The Coalition will rarely contact you via mail or phone. If you supply us with your mailing address, you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address. If you provide your telephone number, you will only receive phone calls with information regarding orders or donations you have placed online.

Online Security:

The Coalition takes great care to protect the information gathered through from supporters and through our website. Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control.

When you contribute to the Coalition online, we use a secure serve and encryption to protect your financial and other personal information during transmission. 

How to Unsubscribe to Our Communications:

You may unsubscribe to any Coalition newsletter, email communication or text messaging campaign at any time. To do so, please contact the Coalition at 215-433-0555 or email

Other Information:

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change, we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses.

Upon request, we provide site visitors with access to all information that we maintain about them. You can update your information at any time by contacting us at 215-430-0555 or


Contact the Coalition Against Hunger:
123 Chestnut St., Suite 402
Philadelphia, PA 19106