Privacy Policy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this web site and is designed to help you understand generally how collects personally identifying information about you and how uses and discloses that personal information. By using this website, you the user indicate that you have read and consent to the practices described by this Policy.

Summary On Our Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

The information we collect is used for the primary purpose of helping us make our website better and more effective for the people who visit it. We do not sell information to 3rd parties. We share with business partners only when it is necessary to facilitate something our users has asked us to do such as; send updates by email, provide electronic versions of materials sent via USPS, etc. More information on the information we collect and how we use such information is available here.


We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.


We provide you the ability to opt-out of certain email and mail communications, such as our newsletters. For more information or to opt-out of receiving certain such communications, please email [email protected] or follow the unsubscribe instructions that may be included in the email you receive.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may occasionally update this Privacy Policy, and we therefore encourage you to review the privacy policy before accessing the website or otherwise furnishing data to We will notify you about material changes to this policy by placing a prominent notice on the website or by sending a notice to an email or mailing address you have provided to us.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below:

  • By email: [email protected];
  • By mail: Alfond Scholarship Foundation, 482 Congress Street, Suite 303, Portland, Maine 04101;
  • By phone: (207)-347-8638