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Privacy Policy

Thanks for stopping in at the Food Bank of Lincoln, Inc. web site. We promise to maintain your privacy. We want you to understand the Food Bank's privacy policies.

Information Collection and Use

Because this web site accepts donations online, we will ask for information that must remain private. We collect names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers, and credit card information.

The Food Bank of Lincoln Inc. is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not under any circumstances sell, share or rent your information in ways other than what we disclose in this statement.

What do we do with this information?

The personal information collected by the Food Bank of Lincoln Inc. web site will be used to fulfill online donations. We may also use your email and or mailing address to send you information about the Food Bank, including upcoming events, programs, and projects.

Non-personally identifiable data may be used in collective form to better understand how our site is being used, and how we might improve its design.

No information that we collect will be disclosed to third parties unless in response to a legal claim or law enforcement agency's request.


Cookies are small text files stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive. They do not contain personally identifiable information. Cookies help the Food Bank provide a more seamless usage for visitors to our site. An example: with a cookie for our site, a viewer would not have to log in with a password more than once, saving the viewer time while moving about the site. If a visitor rejects the cookie, there may be areas of our web site that will be restricted. Cookies help us track usage, enabling us to better understand how visitors are using our site.


The Food Bank web site provides you with links to related web sites. The Food Bank is not responsible for privacy practices at other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this site.

Email and Postal Mail From the Food Bank of Lincoln

Registered visitors are automatically subscribed to our email and U.S. Postal mail newsletters about the Food Bank unless they opt out during the registration process. Web site visitors can unsubscribe or cancel reception of promotional information by contacting us by e-mail, or by phone.
  • Send an email to Corrine Gernhart at the Food Bank at cgernhart@lincolnfoodbank.org.
  • Call Corrine Gernhart at the Food Bank, (402) 466-8170, ext. 121.


Every effort is made to keep your personal and credit card information safe while using this web site. Our Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure online commerce transactions. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.


We are interested in your feedback about our web site. If you have suggestions, ideas, or criticisms, please send an email to scottyoung@lincolnfoodbank.org . Any contact information entered when providing feedback will only be used to acknowledge or respond to suggestions.

Correcting, Updating, or Accessing Personal Information

If a visitor's personally identifiable information changes, such as email address, or mailing address, or if a user no longer desires our service, we will do our best to provide a way to correct, update, or remove that user's personal data provided to us.

Personal information may be updated by contacting the Food Bank by: Thank you for visiting the web site of the Food Bank of Lincoln, Inc. If you have any questions about the Food Bank, or the web site, please call Scott Young, Executive Director, (402) 466-8170, ext. 105.
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