Privacy and Refund Policies

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the website and Atherton Now and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Atherton Now include and Atherton Now. The Atherton Now website is established only for the purpose of helping Atherton Now, a 501(c)3 Public Charity, accomplish its mission. That mission is limited to raising privately donated funds to financially support the design and construction of a new Atherton Civic Center for the town of Atherton. By using the Atherton Now website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of Your Personal Information

Atherton Now may need to collect personally identifiable information. For example, if you use our website for making donations or pledges, we need to collect credit card information to complete the transaction and contact information in order to acknowledge your donation.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Atherton Now. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is necessary for the operation of the website and to maintain quality of the service.

Atherton Now encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Atherton Now so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Atherton Now is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Atherton Now website.

Use of your Personal Information

Atherton Now collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Atherton Now may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of noteworthy aspects concerning our activities and fundraising progress. In addition, Atherton Now may contact you to seek your suggestions for improving our campaign.

Atherton Now does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Atherton Now may share data with trusted partners whom we have engaged to help us offer our web site services. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Atherton Now, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Atherton Now will only disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Atherton Now or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Atherton Now; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Atherton Now, or the public.

Security of your Personal Information

To secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure, Atherton Now uses PayPal for secure credit card processing.

Children Under Thirteen

Atherton Now does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Atherton Now by contacting us here:

– Web page:

– Email:

– Phone: (650) 330-3464

Changes to this Statement

Atherton Now will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Atherton Now encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Atherton Now is protecting your information.

Donation Refund Policy

If you have made an error in making your donation or change your mind about contributing to Atherton Now, we will honor your request for a refund made within 15 business days of your donation. To request a refund, call (650) 330-3464. Refunds are returned using the original method of payment, except cash donations will be returned via check. If you made your donation by credit card, your refund will be credited to that same credit card.

Contact Information

Atherton Now welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Atherton Now has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Atherton Now at:

Atherton Now
91 Ashfield Road
Atherton, California 94027

Email Address:

Telephone number: (650) 330-3464

Effective as of January 1, 2015