Privacy Policy

Doorways recognizes that users may have concerns about privacy issues regarding information shared online and offline. We are committed to providing online users and donors with a safe, secure environment in which to share information. We provide this same level of security to all information shared by mail, email or in person. Doorways will use reasonable efforts to ensure that all information you provide remains private, and is used only for the purposes you request.

To ensure that this happens, Doorways subscribes to the Donor Bill of Rights developed in part by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). If you have any questions regarding policies around donor’s rights, please feel free to contact us at

Below is additional information about how your information obtained using our website may be used.

Collected Online Information

We collect information about the users of our site. This information helps us determine which parts of the site visitors find most valuable as well as how we can continually improve the services we provide. User identities remain anonymous unless the User provides this information as a part of registration. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our Website.

Users may use without registering, but registration must occur in order to use any of the personalized services. Our site’s registration form requires specific contact information: name, e-mail address, etc. We use the customer contact information to learn more about our visitors and provide direct stewardship to donors. The contact information is also used to contact users when necessary.

Unique identifiers (such as IDs and passwords) are collected to verify the visitor’s identity and for use as account numbers in our record system.

We shall not sell, share or trade constituent information for the benefit of any third party agencies.

Links to Other Sites may contain links to third-party Websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to users and not as an endorsement by Doorways of the contents on such third-party Websites. Doorways is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party Websites. Links to third-party Websites are performed at your own risk. Doorways does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of communications posted by users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. User acknowledges that any reliance on material posted by other users will be at the User’s risk.

Collected Offline Information

Doorways is committed to the maintaining strict confidentiality regarding the information we collect offline. Information is used only for Doorways mission-related activities and operations, and in accordance with federal, state and local laws. We shall not sell, share or trade constituent information for the benefit of any third party agencies.

Feedback & Updates

Doorways encourages visitors of the website, recipients of communications, and all constituents to submit feedback. Any feedback that is submitted becomes the property of and we may use this feedback for marketing purposes, or to contact visitors for more information.

Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted here so that visitors will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. If, at any time, you have questions or concerns about’s privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Website, contact us at or 703-504-9400.

State Nonprofit Disclosures

Certain states require written disclosures for nonprofit organizations soliciting contributions. Individual state disclosures are here.