The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation's Privacy Policy

It is the policy of The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation that personal information will be collected only to the extent necessary to provide the service or benefit desired; that only appropriate information will be collected; and that people shall understand the reason the information is collected.


The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation does not require you to provide any personal information when using its Web site. In the event that you request information from us, it may be necessary for you to provide enough information to process your request.


The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation does not place a "cookie" on your computer. This means we do not save any information about you or your visit on your computer.


If you decide to send us an electronic mail message (e-mail), the message will usually contain your return e-mail address. If you include personally-identifying information in your e-mail because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information in responding to your request. We do not distribute lists of e-mail addresses to any parties outside of The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation. Except as required by law, we do not share our e-mail with any other outside organizations. Also, e-mail inquiries sent to The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation are not secure or confidential.


On some of our web pages we may offer interactive forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as your e-mail address, name, and address). This occurs when you are requesting information, ordering publications, or registering for programs offered by The Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation. All submitted information is used only for the expressed purposes for which it is intended and is not made available to any third party.


Web site's server may record some non-personal information during your visit. If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the Web site, read pages, or download information, our Web site's server may automatically record some general information about your visit. During your visit, our Web site's server may record: The Internet domain for your Internet service, such as "" or "" if you use a private Internet access account, or "" if you connect from a college or university domain and IP address (a number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) from which you access our site. The type and version of browser (such as "Netscape version X" or "Internet Explorer version X") that you use and the type of operating system you use (such as Macintosh, Unix, or Windows). The date and time you visit our site, and the Web pages that you visit on our site. The address of the previous Web site you were visiting, if clicked through to us from another Web site. Web site's server uses this information for statistical analysis, to help us make our site more useful to visitors. This information is only used internally, does not record information about individuals, and will only be used for internal management purposes.


Our Web site has links to other Web sites you may find interesting or relevant. These other sites may send their own cookies to your PC, collect data, or solicit personal information. The privacy policies and procedures described here do not apply to any external links. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any site you link to from ours, especially if you share any personal information.