Privacy Policy

Charlotte Area Fund’s Privacy Statement & Site Usage Terms

By viewing and/or using this website, you agree to the terms and conditions explained below:

Charlotte Area Fund’s mission is to identify and address poverty causes by providing programs and services that assist economically disadvantaged citizens with gaining the skills and abilities necessary to achieve self-sufficiency. Charlotte Area Fund’s website provides information on our programs & services, referrals to partner organizations and resources that help fulfill our mission. The site also offers opportunities to become involved at the agency, register for classes and events and participate in various fundraising initiatives. We are committed to keeping your personal information private.

Personal Contact Information

Personal information may be entered when registering for a secure login, signing up for agency classes or events, and responding to specific inquiries such as employment or volunteering. Charlotte Area Fund will never give, rent or sell your information to third parties.

Online donations are made through, a secure third party server. For more information on PayPal’s privacy policy, visit:

Internally, maintaining the privacy and safety or those using our services is very important to us. Charlotte Area Fund has a confidentiality policy that has been approved by its Board of Directors. If you would like additional information on this confidentiality policy for program clients, please let your Case Manager know and a copy will be provided.

Newsletter and Mailing List

By opting in to Charlotte Area Fund’s Newsletter and/or Mailing list, you may receive postal mail, e-mail, phone calls or text messages regarding agency news, events or alerts. You may opt-out of any one or all communication methods at anytime by calling (704) 372-3010 or by following the links/opt-out messages attached to the communication. Wayne Metro will never sell, distribute your contact information to third parties.

Requests for Assistance

All requests for service or assistance from Charlotte Area Fund are strictly confidential. Personal information including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, age and gender may be collected in order to better serve you. Charlotte Area Fund guarantees that information shared through our site will not be used, sold or distributed to third parties.

Links to Other Sites

Charlotte Area Fund is committed to providing resources and information relevant to our programs, services, mission and agency for the education and assistance of visitors to our website. This website contains links to other sites, including (online payment processing site). Charlotte Area Fund is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other sites. We encourage our site visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each website to which we may link that collect personally identifiable information. Any information given to us by other sites will be treated confidentially.

Refund Policy Changes to Our Policy

Our privacy policy is subject to change without notice. Therefore, we recommend you check this page periodically for updates. This policy take effect as of June 1, 2017.

For questions or more information

Charlotte Area Fund
Post Office Box 31488
Charlotte, NC 28234-4188
Phone: (704) 372-3010
Fax: (704) 344-1655