Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Updated November 14, 2019

At Second Harvest Food Bank (“Second Harvest Food Bank” or “we”), your privacy is important to us and we know you care about how your personal information is used and shared.  This Privacy Policy explains what information we gather, how we use it, and the safeguards we have in place to protect it.  Please read this privacy Policy carefully before using the Second Harvest Food Bank website.  By accessing or using this website, you agree to this Privacy Policy.  If you have questions about this policy, please contact us at 800-866-0882.

Second Harvest Food Bank reserves the right at any time and without notice to change this Privacy Policy by simply posting such changes on our website.  Any such changes will be effective immediately upon posting.  Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, this Privacy Policy notifies you of:

  • What kind of personal information is collected through our website.
  • Who collects your information.
  • How your information is used.
  • With whom your information may be shared.
  • What kind of security procedures are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control.
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in your information and/or opt-out of communications.


Collection and Use of Information

In order to receive donations and best serve the community, Second Harvest collects names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, credit card information, and IP Addresses. Second Harvest Food Bank will never sell, rent, exchange, share, or in any other way provide correspondent or donor information to other entities, except as is required to accomplish the food bank’s functions. We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations.

This policy applies to all information received by Second Harvest, both online and offline, on any Platform (“Platform”, includes the Second Harvest Food Bank website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

Vendors that have temporary access to correspondent and donor information are expressly forbidden to copy, use or transfer any information provided by Second Harvest for any reason to any source.

To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation, and is expressly forbidden to be copied or transferred to another source.

 Second Harvest does not request or store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit cards or social security numbers. We may store non-personally identifiable demographic data to facilitate correspondence, and contact information if the user opts in on receiving future communications.

It is our desire to ensure complete security while transferring potentially sensitive and private information from your web browser to the Second Harvest computer system.  This Website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.  All data in the off-site facility is located on equipment in a dedicated IT area that can be locked and isolated. A next-generation firewall is in place to ensure protection from threats on the internet and 24/7 network monitoring is in play to assure no systems are breached.


All content and materials on the Site including, without limitation, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips and software included in the Site and any services offered on the Site, are the property of Second Harvest Food Bank, its sponsors or business affiliates, and/or their respective licensors, and are subject to US and international Intellectual Property Rights laws. Except to the minimum extent otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying or exploitation of material from the Site is permitted except expressly in accordance with these Terms or with the express written permission of Second Harvest and any other applicable copyright owner. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by virtue of downloading copyrighted material from the Site. All rights not expressly granted hereunder are reserved to Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana.


This Website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. The security measures used on this site include, but are not limited to, industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, firewalls, and internal policies to maintain the security of stored data. While we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100 percent secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Note to Parents

We appreciate when young people visit our website to learn more about our organization and food insecurity across our region. Second Harvest does not knowingly gather data from children under the age of 13 and does not knowingly market to children under the age of 13.

 Credit Card Information

Second Harvest has contracted the services of a banking partner to process credit card donations submitted online. Our banking partner’s secured server encrypts your credit card information so that it may be safely transmitted over the web.  Your credit card information will not be released to any other party by Second Harvest Food Bank.

 Use of Cookies

This website uses Cookies. If you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. It is possible that some areas of this website will not function properly without them.

External Links

This website contains links to other external sites.  The Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites.

 The Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana, Inc. reserves the right at any time and without notice to change this Privacy Policy by posting such changes on our website. Any such changes will be effective immediately upon posting. This privacy policy was updated on October 14, 2019.

Opt-Out/Contact Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana

You may choose not to receive such information and/or to allow Second Harvest Food Bank to use your information in the manner described above. If you wish to opt-out of receiving future communication or review personal information and request corrections, please contact Second Harvest Food Bank directly by email ( or phone (765-287-8698) Upon receipt and processing of an “opt out” request, Second Harvest, within its commercially reasonable amount of time, remove your information from any future marketing communications.

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana

6621 N Old SR 3

Muncie, IN 47303

phone | 800-866-0882

fax | 765-287-2036

email |

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