Privacy Policy

The Irvine Ranch Conservancy recognizes that users of this web site may have questions about the way in which it shares and safeguards the personal information it collects and receives from you. This Privacy Policy seeks to address those questions. Your right to privacy is very important to us, and we encourage you to take the time to read this Privacy Policy. If, after reviewing our Policy, you would like additional information, please contact us at

Personal information includes information about you, such as your name, address, e-mail address, phone and social security numbers, and financial information that is not otherwise publicly available.

This Policy does not apply to the practices of entities other than Irvine Ranch Conservancy, or to people that Irvine Ranch Conservancy does not employ or manage.

Information Collection and Use 
The Irvine Ranch Conservancy collects personal information about you whenever you transact business with, use services, or visit Web sites, including and (the “Web sites”). The collection of this information enables Irvine Ranch Conservancy to provide superior service to its clients, members, donors, volunteers and others to keep them apprised of information and developments they may find of interest, and to allow Irvine Ranch Conservancy to better understand their needs.

Irvine Ranch Conservancy will endeavor to securely maintain your personal information. Personal information will only be intentionally disclosed as follows: Irvine Ranch Conservancy may share personal information on a selective basis with certain employees and with selected third-party organizations, which may send e-mail messages and/or other information to you. Irvine Ranch Conservancy is not responsible for the collection or maintenance or other practices of such third parties.

Your Privacy Rights 
You have the right to request from Irvine Ranch Conservancy (1) a list of the categories of your personal information, if any, that Irvine Ranch Conservancy has disclosed to third party organizations during the immediately preceding calendar year for the organizations’ direct marketing purposes; and (2) the names and addresses of all such organizations. To request this information, please contact us We will respond to such requests within 30 days following receipt. If we receive your request at a different mailing address, we will respond within a reasonable period of time, but not to exceed 150 days from the date received. Please note that we are only required to respond to each customer once per calendar year.

You may also let us know if you prefer that Irvine Ranch Conservancy not share your personal information as described herein. Irvine Ranch Conservancy will not use or share the personal information in ways unrelated to the ones described above without providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Other Disclosures 
Irvine Ranch Conservancy may store and disclose personal information as allowed or required by applicable law and may perform disclosures that are necessary or advisable to: (a) protect the rights, safety or property of Irvine or others, or (b) conform to legal or regulatory requirements.

Correcting Your Information
To review or change your personal information, or if you no longer want Irvine Ranch Conservancy to maintain your information, please send your request to

Cookies and Log Files 
A cookie is a piece of data stored on your computer. If you view the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites, your Web browser may store cookies on your computer, which will better enable you to navigate the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites upon return. You may use the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites even if you choose to reject or delete the cookies. Cookies may also be used by some of the Web sites to which we link.

In addition, we may use your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address to analyze trends, administer the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order to improve our site. We will not link your IP address to your personal information.

On the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites, you may have the opportunity to follow links to sites that may be of interest to you. Irvine Ranch Conservancy endeavors to only link to reputable organizations related to your areas of interest. Because these other sites may not be hosted or controlled by Irvine Ranch Conservancy, however, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites or the content provided thereon. Therefore, the privacy policies with respect to these areas may differ from those applicable to our sites and we encourage you to review the privacy policies of each of those other web sites. This Privacy Policy only applies to information collected and maintained by Irvine Ranch Conservancy.

Policy Changes
We reserve the right to change this Policy at any time without notice. Should any new Policy become effective, Irvine Ranch Conservancy will post the changes on this site and the new Policy will only apply to information collected thereafter.

Governing Law 
The laws of the State of California, without reference to any choice of law provisions, shall govern any claims relating to the materials on the Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites.

Contact Us 
If you have any questions about this Policy or our Irvine Ranch Conservancy Web sites, please contact us at