Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC) of Maine uses its best efforts to protect the privacy of visitors to the website and gathers personal information, such as first and last names, home addresses, e-mail addresses and credit card numbers, only when voluntarily submitted by the individual.  When an individual is making an online donation, personal information will be collected in order to process that donation. Updated information about RMHC will be sent as long as the individual elects to receive such materials. Companies may be engaged by RMHC to perform a variety of functions, such as assisting with donation collection, providing technical services for our Internet sites, etc. Such companies may have access to personal information if needed to perform certain functions. However, these companies may use such personal information only for the purpose of performing that function and may not use it for any other purpose. Other than as provided in this privacy policy, RMHC does not sell, transfer or disclose personal information to third parties and reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill requests, or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a public safety matter.  RMHC may offer links to other sites that are not operated by the organization.  When visiting one of these linked sites its privacy policy should be reviewed as RMCH is not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies.  From time to time it may be necessary for RMHC to change its privacy policy.  Any changes will not be retroactively applied and will not alter how previously information was collected.