Roswell Park Alliance Foundation Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to the Roswell Park Alliance Foundation (“RPAF”, “us”, “our”, or “we”). The RRAF wants you to feel secure in using its websites (collectively, “Website”) and fully understand how any information, personally identifiable or other, is collected and used. By accessing the Website, you agree to this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy only applies to information collected through the Website (and not through linked third-party websites) and the RPAF reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice.

Third Party Links

The Website contain links to third-party websites. We take no responsibility for, and exercises no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy of your information once you leave our Website. Once you leave our Website, you may be subject to the privacy policies, if any, of the third-party website to which you have accessed.

Use of Text and Images

If you wish to publish information that you find on the Website, please send your request to Information about using our logo and images is available by contacting the RPAF at 716-845-8788.


The Website is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. To that point, we welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make this Website more accessible, please contact us at

Information Gathered and Used

Accessing the Website to register for an event or to make a donation to the RPAF may require you to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information (if fees apply), and other personal information applicable to the event/purpose. The information you provide us through the Website in these instances: (i) permits us to maintain visitor profiles on the Website for visitor preference customization; (ii) affords us an opportunity to provide a faster method for visitors to submit information to, and receive information from us; and (iii) allows us to solicit and collect donations.

The RPAF does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to third parties the personally identifiable information that visitors voluntarily provide in any registration or donation submission on its Website. We may, however, provide this information in a de-identified and aggregate form to third parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Personally identifiable information collected through the Website is used by the RPAF to support related transactions made on the Website and for communication purposes between Website visitors and the RPAF. For example, Website visitors who provide us with an email address for specific purposes, such as receiving email newsletters or being notified with event-specific information or future event information, may be contacted by us for such purposes. If you choose to correspond further with us through email, the RPAF may retain the content of your email messages, together with your email address and our response. The RPAF’s email newsletter contains instructions on how to discontinue receipt of the newsletter and any RPAF email receiver may, at any time, discontinue receipt of RPAF emails by replying to any RPAF email and typing “UNSUBSCRIBE” in the subject heading of the reply email. For Website visitors who provide us with a cell phone for specific purposes, such as receiving text messages for event-specific information or future event information, they may be contacted by us for such purposes and can stop receipt of text messages at any time. At no time will we send mail or email to you on behalf of third parties.

The RPAF also automatically gathers certain Website usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to the Website and its pages. We use such usage data only in the aggregate for the purpose of improving the Website.

If you have any questions or concerns about the use of your personally identifiable information that you provide(d) to the RPAF, including but not limited to deletion of such information, please contact the RPAF at

Security Measures

The RPAF implements a variety of security measures designed to promote a safe and secure online experience. Personally identifiable information is maintained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of authorized persons. We use a secure server and all sensitive and personal payment cardholder information supplied by Website visitors is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer or other standard security encryption technology and then encrypted into our payment processor’s gateway to be processed for payment. The RPAF staff does not have access to this gateway.

Use of Cookies

A “cookie” is a small data file automatically and without notice written on your hard drive when you visit certain websites. A cookie allows the website to recognize you each time you visit the website and to personalize the website for you. The only personal information a cookie can contain is information that you voluntarily supply yourself on the website. Use of cookies is standard on the Internet. Although web browsers may automatically accept cookies, you can often change your browser to prevent or notify you whenever you are sent a cookie, which provides you the opportunity to opt out of utilizing cookies.

Our Website utilizes cookies to understand and save your browsing preferences, keep track of advertisements, and compile aggregate data about Website traffic and interaction so we can offer a better website experience and tools in the future. Even without accepting a cookie on our Website, you can still access most features.

Note to Parents

Many children use the Internet and we encourage parents to discuss the implications of disclosing personal information on public websites, including our Website. It is the responsibility of each parent to supervise the online activities of its children.


If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, you may contact us by clicking on the "Contact Us" link on the Website or email us at Please provide your name, street address, city, state, postal code, and email address.

Updated June 1, 2021