Privacy policy

The CDC Foundation, owner of and, respects the privacy of every individual who visits and (“website”). This notice explains our online information practices. Because your privacy is important to us, we provide you with notice and choices about the collection and use of your information. To make this notice easy to find, links are provided at the bottom of our scrolling website. By visiting and you accept the practices described in this Privacy Notice.


We collect one type of information:


1. Standard Web server traffic pattern information. General traffic, site usage, browser information, and length of stay information is collected via Google Analytics. This type of information is used internally and anonymously shared with Google on an aggregated basis.

Use of Cookies

We use cookies to better understand how visitors use our site. You also have choices with respect to cookies. The “help” menu on your browser should give you options for preventing, accepting or receiving notice of new cookies. You can refuse our use of some or all cookies by turning off the use of cookies in your web browser. However, please be aware that if you block cookies, some website functionality may be lost. You can set your browser to notify you before you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also set your browser to turn off cookies.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. More information about how Google uses data when you use partners’ sites or apps can be found at You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site—for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit


The main purpose for collecting any data is to create a better user experience and a more useful service from and

external links

Our privacy policies apply only to your use of the and  website. This site contains links to other sites. We do not disclose personally identifiable information to those operating linked websites and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. Links to other sites do not imply an endorsement of the materials or policies on those websites. You should read the privacy policies of each site you visit to determine what information that site may be collecting about you.

Special Considerations for Citizens of the European Union

If you are from the European Union and related territories, you have the following rights as it relates to your personal data:

Access. EEA and Swiss citizens have the right to obtain information about the processing of personal data and a copy of their personal data that the CDC Foundation stores.


Right to rectify. EEA and Swiss citizens have the right to request that CDC FOUNDATION update EEA & Swiss citizen’s personal data if it is inaccurate or incomplete.


Right to request data erasure. EEA and Swiss citizens have the right to have their personal information erased from CDC FOUNDATION files if 1.) The data is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was collected 2.) EEA & Swiss citizens withdraw consent and no other legal basis for processing exists 3.) EEA & Swiss citizens believe their fundamental rights to data privacy and protection outweigh our legitimate interest in continuing the processing.


Right to restrict or object to our processing. EEA and Swiss citizens have the right to restrict or object to our processing if the CDC FOUNDATION processes their data based on legitimate interests or the performance of a task in the public interest as an exercise of official authority (including profiling); using EEA and Swiss citizens’ data for direct marketing (including profiling); or processing their data for purposes of scientific or historical research and statistics.


The right to lodge a complaint. EEA and Swiss citizens have the right to lodge a complaint about our data collection and processing actions with their country specific data protection authority. Contact details for data protection authorities are available here.

California Civil Code Section 1798.83

Residents of California may request information regarding the disclosure of their personal information to third parties. The CDC Foundation does not transfer personal data to third parties.

Children (16 and Under)

The CDC Foundation does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 16. If you are under the age of 16, please talk to an adult before supplying any personal information.

Contact Us

This privacy statement will be updated periodically and posted on our website. It applies only to our online practices and does not encompass other areas of the organization. We reserve the right to change this policy at any time by posting revisions. You agree to review the Privacy Policies each time you use our website so that you are aware of any modifications. By accessing or using the website, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of the and Privacy Policy as posted at the time of your access or use.


If you have any questions about our policy or our compliance, you may send us an email at or call (404) 653-0790.