Privacy Policy

mothers2mothers is committed to protecting your privacy. Authorised employees within the company on a need to know basis only use information collected from individuals. We constantly review our systems and data to ensure the best possible service. There are laws that prohibit unauthorised actions against computer systems and data. We will investigate any such actions with a view to prosecuting and/or taking civil proceedings to recover damages against those responsible.

Your Consent

By using our website you are entering into an agreement with mothers2mothers (m2m) and consent to our website’s privacy policy and other legal information below.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register to receive email newsletters or other materials, request further information from us about projects and services, donate to us, enter any contests on our website, make requests, or submit a form on our website. When contacting us on our website, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, or phone number. We may collect other information based on your IP address. You may, however, visit our website anonymously.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever without your consent.

mothers2mothers does not store credit card details.

mothers2mothers also operates in alignment with a detailed policy on the management and retention of records. To view this full policy, click here.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. You have the right to request sight of, and copies of any and all records we keep on you, on the proviso that we are given reasonable notice of such a request. You are requested to retain copies of any literature issued in relation to the provision of our services. Where appropriate, we shall issue you with appropriate written information, handouts, or copies of records as part of an agreed contract, for the benefit of both parties. To request information on any data mothers2mothers has collected on you, please email us@m2m.org.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway providers’ database only to be accessible by those authorised with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our website policies, or protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.


mothers2mothers does not track or retain cookie information on the site.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

In compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Notification of Changes

mothers2mothers reserves the right to change any of the above from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. If there are any changes to our privacy policy, we will post these changes on this page. If there are any changes in how we use our website users personally identifiable information, notification by e-mail or postal mail will be made to those affected by this change. It is encouraged that users re-read this page. This policy was last modified on 24 October 2016. It is currently being reviewed and will be updated in due course.