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Privacy Policy

Who we are

National Council For Adoption is committed to protecting your privacy. Please read below for more details on our privacy policy.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it.

We collect information from you when you sign up for our mailing list on our site or fill out any of our forms, including our donation form. When appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, address, phone number, and/or email address. Unless you send us your information through an online form, your visit to our site remains anonymous.

What do we use your information for?

— To personalize your experience and help us better respond to your individual needs.

— To improve our website and services based on your feedback.

— To improve our customer service.

— To process transactions. Your information will never be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the purpose of delivering the product or service requested.

— To send periodic emails, updates, news, and other related communications.

— To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other site feature.

How do we protect your information?

We have a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information, including an SSL certificate and software that protects us and our visitors from spam, viruses, or malware. Our donation form is powered by a secure payment processor called Stripe. Our mailing list is powered by a secure communications platform called MyEmma.


At this time, our site uses cookies to track non-identifying website usage information through Google Analytics. We do not use third party cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Google Analytics is in use on this site to understand user behaviors and traffic flow.

Your consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our privacy policy

If we change any aspect of our privacy policy, we will post an update on this page. If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please feel free to contact National Council For Adoption at or 703.299.6633.