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Privacy Policy

The Russell Sage Foundation is committed to protecting your privacy. We maintain the privacy of your information using security technologies and adhere to policies that prevent unauthorized use of your personal information.

What personal information does The Russell Sage Foundation collect and how is it used?
We collect personal information from visitors when they register to join an email alert list. This information includes: Your email and your zip code, and optionally your name. We may also monitor and track information such as visitor usage patterns of our web site and email engagement such as open rates and click-throughs. We compile this information into a statistical aggregate, which we use for internal purposes including improving our web service, member communications and our client service.

Any personal information we collect is always voluntarily submitted by you. This information is used by The Russell Sage Foundation to communicate with you in the future (if you have given your permission for such contact). We keep confidential all personal information entered during registration.

Email removals, member profile review and updates
If, for any reason, you would like to be removed from our email list, you can unsubscribe by simply stating this desire in a reply to any email we send you.

Protecting your privacy
As part of our commitment to ensuring the privacy of our visitors, we do not sell or exchange names or any other personally identifiable information about our online visitors and members with, for example, mass marketers.

We also provide personal information to third parties on a completely confidential basis to enable a third party to perform certain tasks, such as maintain a membership database or send email alerts and/or newsletters, on our behalf. These third party providers are committed to protecting the privacy of our members and subscribers, and will not utilize your information for any other purpose but to provide the services, which we contract for. We may share aggregate information about web site usage and traffic patterns, stripped of any personally identifiable information, to third parties to comply with various reporting obligations and for business or marketing purposes.

Use of cookies
Cookies are pieces of information that are stored on your computer and that can be used to help identify you when you visit our web site. We use cookies to make visiting and using our web site easier-- first, so that you don't have to continually re-enter information and second, so that we can tailor your visit to your expressed preferences.

Links to Other Sites
This web site provides links to several other third party web sites. While we make efforts to choose our links carefully, we cannot take any responsibility for the content of linked web sites, or for the privacy policies of web sites we link to. Since we do not control these web sites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these third party web sites prior to any use.