Privacy Policy

We at FamilesFORWARD respect your concerns about privacy and value the trust you have placed in us. This Privacy Policy describes the types of personal information we collect, how we may use that information and with whom we may share it. Our Privacy Policy also describes the measures we take to protect the security of the information. In addition, we describe the choices you make about how we use the information you provide to us. We tell you how you can update your contact information, remove your name from our mailing list or answer any questions you may have about our privacy practices.

What types of information does FamiliesFORWARD collect and use about me and how does FamiliesFORWARD use the information?

We collect and use information about you to communicate with you about our services, programs and events, and to customize our communications in those areas. We also collect information to improve your experience with us and enable you to make donations for FamiliesFORWARD. Here are the ways we obtain information about you and the types of information we obtain. We also tell you how we use the information.

Registering for Our Newsletter:

When you ask us to send you our newsletter, you can provide us with your postal address so we can fulfill your request.

Contacting Us

If you contact us, we may ask you for information such as your name, postal address and telephone number so we can respond to your questions or comments. Unless you consent, we do not retain this information except to respond to your inquiries.


When you enroll in one of our programs through a school program, you give us your name, postal address and phone number. If you are under 18 years old, we ask that you have your parent or guardian enroll you.


You also give us contact information and checking-account information so we can process your donation. We use this information for that purpose and to customize our communication to you.

Other Ways We May Use Information to Provide Services

You may provide us with survey information to help us learn more about your preferences. We maintain information you provide to us in our database to provide you with the information or services you have requested.

Does FamiliesFORWARD share the information it obtains about me with third parties?

FamiliesFORWARD does not share personal information about you with any third parties for their own marketing purposes. We do share this information with service providers we have retained to perform services on our behalf, but these service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements. We also may disclose information about you as required by law.

How does FamiliesFORWARD protect personal information?

The security of personal information is a high priority for us. We maintain safeguards to protect against unauthorized disclosure, use or alteration and destruction of the personal information in our posession.

Does the FamiliesForward website update its Privacy Policy?

FamiliesFORWARD's services and programs will change over time. This Privacy Policy will be updated periodically to reflect those changes and corresponding changes in our information practices. Whenever we revise this Privacy Policy, we will change the date on the notice to indicate when the revisions were made. We reserve the right to change our information practices and the terms of this Privacy Policy and to apply the changed practices to all information we have about you.

Does the FamiliesFORWARD website contain links to other websites?

The FamiliesFORWARD website may contain links to other websites.

How can I update my contact information?

Forward to us in writing by mail any update on your contact information

Will I receive e-mail from FamiliesFORWARD?

Yes, if you have opted in to one of our e-mail lists.

What if I prefer not to receive communications from FamiliesFORWARD?

Contact us in writing by mail that you prefer not to receive information from us.

How can I contact FamiliesFORWARD?

If you have any questions about FamiliesFORWARD's privacy practices or any other matter, contact us at 513-721-7044, or write to us at 2400 Reading Road, Suite 422, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1470.