At United to End Genocide, we work hard to protect your privacy. This privacy policy explains the information practices we use for the protection of your online privacy and any information you choose to share with us, including:

  • The information we collect
  • How we protect your information
  • How we use the information you provide
  • How we handle child privacy
  • Links to other websites
  • How to unsubscribe, opt out, or correct your information
  • How to contact us
  • How we notify you about privacy policy changes

The information we may collect.

While using our web site, you do not have to identify yourself or divulge personal information. We do not collect personally identifiable information about you on this site without your knowledge, and all such information is collected directly from you. United to End Genocide may ask you to provide personally identifying information such as your name, postal address, email address, phone number credit/debit card information and other information about you for online actions, donations and surveys. You are under no obligation to provide us with this information.

How do we protect your information?

When you contribute online or by mail, or take action online, United to End Genocide uses security protocols to protect sensitive data, such as personally identifiable information and credit card numbers. The privacy of this data is ensured with a keyed symmetric encryption algorithm. While this data is being transferred, it is protected by the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) using a 128-bit signed certificate. No credit/debit card numbers are stored by United to End Genocide.

How do we use the information you provide?

United to End Genocide uses the information we collect from you in an effort to engage you as an online activist, including by sending you news and information about United to End Genocide, accepting contributions, and for other purposes. We may provide this information to our contractors and successors, but we will not sell, rent, trade, lend or otherwise share your personal information with other organizations for commercial purposes unless you agree otherwise. Finally, we may disclose personally identifiable information when required by law or when we have a good faith belief that release is appropriate to protect our rights or property, or to protect our donors and supporters from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful conduct.

When you sign one of our petitions or surveys:

We treat your name, city, state, and any comments as public information. We may make comments along with your city and state available to the press and public online. We will not make your postal or email address publicly available, but we may share this information with the recipients of these petitions and thereafter the recipient may make these petitions public. If you are not already a member of United to End Genocide, we will use your email address to send you periodic updates and actions you can take.

When you contribute money online:

We collect your name, postal address, email address and certain other information, such as your phone number when you contribute money online. If you are not already a member, we will use your email address to send you periodic updates and actions you can take.

Data tracking:

Some information other than personally identifiable information may automatically be collected as you browse our site. In order to consistently improve our online activities, we use cookies, track email open rates and periodically analyze our web traffic. This information helps us improve the quality of the site and enhance our online promotion efforts.

A cookie is a tiny text file that is stored on your computer by We use cookies to tailor your experience on our site according to the preferences you have specified. When you visit we only access the cookie file that we have stored on your computer.

We use embedded images in emails to track open rates for our mailings, so we can evaluate which mailings resonate best with our members. We also evaluate our web site traffic to determine how visitors found our web site and what areas of the web site they use most often.

Information on children’s privacy.

We believe every precaution must be taken to protect children online. United to End Genocide does not knowingly ask children 13 and under for any information. Visitors who are 13 or under should ask a parent or legal guardian for assistance when using and should not submit any personally identifiable information.

Links to other web sites.

United to End Genocide provides links to third party web sites, and other web sites may link to our web site. United to End Genocide does not endorse, nor is it responsible for the content of any third-party web sites we may list on Sites that are linked to our site may have different policies; please review the privacy policy notices on those sites for details.

How to unsubscribe, opt-out, or correct your information.

If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from our email list, you may do so by completing this opt-out form. If at any time you wish to review, update, or correct your information, you can do so by contacting us through any of the methods set forth below.

How to contact us?

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the information we have collected from you online, the practices of this site or your interaction with this web site, send email to: [email protected]

You can also reach us via mail and phone at:

United to End Genocide
1010 Vermont Ave. NW Suite 1100
Washington, D.C. 20005

How we notify you about privacy policy changes.

The effective date of this privacy policy is February 18, 2015. This privacy policy may be amended by United to End Genocide at any time by posting such amendments on this site, and your continued use constitutes acceptance of those amendments.