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Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County is committed to respecting the privacy of donors and online visitors and pledges its best efforts to that end. It will not sell, trade, or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, not even Habitat for Humanity International,nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. In general, you can visit Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County on the Web without telling us who you are or revealing anything about yourself.
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In order to provide a more comprehensive and useful site, the Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County website contains links to other websites. Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County is not responsible for the privacy practices of these websites.
Note to Parents
We are pleased when young people visit the website of Habitat for Humanity of New Caste County to learn more about the organization and the problem of poverty housing. Habitat for Humanity of New Castle County does not knowingly solicit data from children and does not knowingly market to children.
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Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP)
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits
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National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC)
National Committee on Planned Giving (NCPG)
Council for Resource Development (CRD)
United Way of America