The Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan (BCFM) recognizes the importance of protecting your privacy. This notice will explain what information we collect from you when you visit our websites, mobile applications and blogs, the way we use this information, and the choices you can make regarding our use of your personal information.

This Privacy Policy covers all of our mail, telephone, website and mobile applications.

Information we collect and how we use it
We collect information such as your name, age, gender, personal or business address, occupation, e-mail address, user name, phone number and credit card details* that you provide both online and offline.

We collect this information online, for example, when you:

  • Sign up on The Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan website
  • Make a donation online or sponsor an event participant
  • Register for a fundraising event
  • Participate in our social networking community
  • Register to use our mobile applications
  • Request a newsletter
  • Enter one of our contests or sweepstakes
  • Enroll as a patient

We also obtain this information offline, through registration forms, and postal appeals when you:

  • Volunteer
  • Donate
  • Take part in any of our events.

We may obtain additional information and also update information we may have concerning you, as a result of your subsequent involvement with BCFM as a donor, volunteer or participant in our events or other engagement in our mission.

We use this information to register you to participate in our events, online communities and continuing education programs, to respond to specific questions you may have, to honor requests for brochures or newsletters, to deliver products or course materials, to process payments and donations made online and also to contact you about new materials, activities, events and opportunities to volunteer.

Sharing your personal information
Personal information we collect is maintained in our database (with the exception of credit card information collected directly by BCFM, which is destroyed immediately upon the completion of your transaction.) BCFM does not share or sell your personal information or e-mail address with third parties outside the organization without your consent, except as described in this privacy policy below

Legal and Business Disclosures
BCFM, when required, may disclose personal information in response to subpoenas, court orders or other legal process, to law enforcement agencies for the purpose of investigating any activities that we believe, in good faith, to be unlawful, to service providers who work on our behalf and adhere to our privacy policies, and to any successor in interest as a result of a merger or re-organization or by operation of law.