Policies & Terms of Use

Concern Worldwide US values our supporters and their extraordinary efforts to help those in need around the world. Therefore, protecting your privacy is of paramount importance to Concern Worldwide US. Please find details below on the ways in which we ensure that your privacy and confidentiality are always protected. By visiting ConcernUSA.org, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.

Your Personal Information

Email Addresses

When you visit our website, you have the option to request email alerts from Global Concerns Classroom by submitting your email address in the ‘Sign Up For Our Newsletter’ section at the bottom of the webpage. You may opt out of such email alerts at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link included at the bottom of every email communication you receive, or by emailing your request to [email protected].

Other Personal Information

You are not required to submit any personal information when you visit our website unless you choose to do so. When you make a donation to Concern Worldwide US online, we do ask for your personal information in order to verify and secure the financial transaction, and to allow us to acknowledge your generosity and send you a receipt for tax purposes.

When you donate to Concern Worldwide US, we will send you mailings approximately each quarter. You have the right to request that your name be excluded from our mailing list if you choose. To request that you are excluded from mailings, please email us at [email protected] or call 1-212-557-8000.

Personal information collected by Concern Worldwide US is used solely for the following purposes:

  • verifying and securing donations; and
  • updating donors and supporters on our work, upcoming events, or appeals.

Concern Worldwide US does not otherwise share our supporters’ personal information with any external organization, company, or persons whatsoever at any time.

Credit Card Information

Concern Worldwide US is extremely grateful for the donations that enable us to continue our vital work with the poorest people in the developing world. We consider the security and confidentiality of your personal information a matter of the highest importance, and we protect that information with the highest level of security. For online donations, your credit card transactions are secured by VERISIGN. Concern Worldwide US does not store or have access to credit card details submitted to our website at any time.


This website may contain links to other websites. When you click on one of these links, you are entering another site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked websites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.

How our site uses cookies

Our website uses cookies, as do most websites. Cookies are requests for information sent to your internet browser when you log onto our website. Information on what pages are visited and what features are viewed are used to help us understand more about how our website is used and how we can improve the content to better suit your needs. You can set up your internet browser to reject cookies from our website, and all others if you choose.

Google Analytics

We use Google services, such as Google Analytics, that place first-party and/or third-party cookies on a browser across our websitesWe use Google Analytics Demographics data to learn more about our users. To opt out of Google tracking, please visit their opt-out page http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ads.

This policy is subject to change and any such changes will be posted on this page without prior notification. If you have any questions or suggestions about our privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us.