Privacy Policy

Casey Trees strongly believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information gathered from our supporters and visitors to our website. Since the protection of your privacy is of the greatest importance to us, we have created this privacy policy to communicate our practices regarding the collection and dissemination of personal information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, phone number, e-mail address, or any other information, provided to us by our members and website visitors.

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

How we use the information gathered

We gather contact information when you contribute to Casey Trees online or via mail, request information at an event, purchase merchandise, sign up for our e-newsletter or contact us by email and phone. We use this information to send you updates, action alerts, press releases, information about Casey Trees programs, events and activities, local volunteer opportunities and membership and renewal appeals.

Casey Trees also uses information gathered via the Casey Trees website to improve our web-based services. Casey Trees periodically performs statistical analyses of aggregate user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of various areas on our website and to use such information to improve on our website’s ability to serve you better.

How you receive e-mails and e-mail newsletters

You will only receive email newsletters from us if you have a) expressly signed up to receive emails, b) taken action on behalf of Casey Trees either online or in person; or c) and/or have been invited to sign up to to receive Casey Trees emails. The information we gather from subscribers for Casey Trees email messaging (including email addresses) is not shared with other organizations or parties.

In order to provide you with better and more relevant information, we compile information about email response and website usage. 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 on the Casey Trees website. All emails sent contain a link to unsubscribe or to modify your profile. You may subscribe or unsubscribe to any newsletter or email communication from Casey Trees at any time.

How to unsubscribe from mailing lists

All Casey Trees communication, whether via email or U.S. mail, provides information on how to unsubscribe quickly and easily. Those wishing to opt out of receiving all communications from Casey Trees (“do not contact”), or from being included in list exchanges with like-minded organizations (“do not exchange”) can simply contact Casey Trees at friends@caseytrees.org or 3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC 20017.

How to correct contact information

You may correct and/or change any information regarding your contact information by contacting us at friends@caseytrees.org or 202.833.4010.

How to contact us about privacy

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 website, send an email to friends@caseytrees.org, call us at 202.833.4010 or mail us at 3030 12th Street NE, Washington, DC 20017.