Privacy Policy

Privacy Policies

The Center for Ecoliteracy respects the privacy of our on-line visitors, subscribers to our email list, and contributors.

We only gather personal data, such as name, address, e-mail address, etc. when voluntarily submitted by a visitor, such as when joining our mailing list, registering for a seminar, submitting a school profile, or requesting information via email.

No personal information is gathered by visitors to our web site who are just browsing.

Your private information will not be sold, rented, leased, or disclosed in any manner to any person without your prior consent, unless otherwise required by law, or except as may be necessary as part of regulatory compliance.

If you wish to be removed from our mailing/emailing list, please send an email to


Share Your Story

By submitting your story and photographs you authorize the Center for Ecoliteracy to use your text description and photographs in connection with the Center for Ecoliteracy online Share Your Story materials. The Center for Ecoliteracy may copy, exhibit, publish, and/or distribute these photographs (including composite and artistic representations) both in print and electronically in conjunction with the Share Your Story program activities, outreach, promotion, and any other lawful purpose.

By submitting your story, you acknowledge and guarantee that you are the rightful owner of the text and image(s), and have the full legal capacity to enter in this agreement. The Center for Ecoliteracy is not responsible for any copyright infringements or third party claims that may occur as a result of your submission.

The Center for Ecoliteracy reserves the right to remove any text and photographs posted or otherwise uploaded by you at any time for any reason whatsoever, as determined by the Center for Ecoliteracy's sole discretion

The Center agrees not to sell any of these images to any other organization. You acknowledge that no payment or other compensation will be made to you or the person(s) portrayed in the photograph(s).

This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of California applicable to agreements made and to be performed in that State and constitutes the complete and exclusive agreement with respect to the subject matter herein.


Donor Privacy

The Center for Ecoliteracy is committed to honoring our donors' privacy, including protecting any personally identifiable funding information. The Center for Ecoliteracy does not sell, trade, or rent donors' names or addresses, including email addresses, to others. All contact information is used for internal purposes only and is never published. Note that contact information is required by the IRS in relation to contributions but is not made available for public inspection.

If you have questions about this donor privacy policy, or if you wish to be removed from our mailing/emailing list, please send an email to or write to the Center for Ecoliteracy.



The Center for Ecoliteracy, reserves the right to change this privacy statement at any time. Be sure to check this page periodically for updates.

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By providing this web site, the Center for Ecoliteracy shall not be held liable, or undertake any responsibility whatsoever, for the content of linked sites, messages, articles, etc.



All content, design, and material on this web site is copyright Center for Ecoliteracy, and may not be republished without written permission.


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