Privacy Policy

The Word Is Out is committed to respecting the privacy of our supporters.  Personally Identifiable Information will never be shared for marketing purposes with third parties.  Ever!

Awareness:  The Word Is Out provides this Privacy Policy to inform you of the way your information is used.  We also provide you with the opportunity to remove your name from our correspondence list(s), if you ever desire to do so (we hope not, but…).

Information Collected:  Here are the types of information that we collect and maintain:

• contact information: name, address, phone number, email address, etc.;
• gift payment information: credit card number and expiration date, and billing information;
• mailing information: name, address, etc.;
• information concerning how you heard about The Word Is Out;
• information you wish to share: questions, comments, suggestions; and
• your request to receive periodic updates: e.g., to individuals who request it, we will send periodic mailings related to ministry progress, specific financial needs, and prayer concerns.

How Information is Used:  The Word Is Out uses your information to understand your needs and provide you with better service.  Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction, communicate back to you, and update you on ministry progress.  Credit card numbers are used only for donation or payment processing and are not retained for other purposes.  We use the comments you offer to provide you with information requested, and we take seriously each recommendation as to how we might improve communication.

Internet Security:  As an international ministry, The Word Is Out invests in reasonable security measures to protect it’s website and servers from unauthorized access.

No Sharing of Personal Information:  The Word Is Out will not sell, rent, or lease your personal information to other organizations.  We assure you that the identity of all our supporters will be kept confidential.  Use of information will be limited to the internal purposes of The Word Is Out and only to further the ministry activities and purposes of The Word Is Out.

Removing Your Name From Our Correspondence List(s):  It is our desire to not burden our supporters by sending unwanted information, and we will always honor your requests in this matter.  We hope our correspondence is never a burden to you, but please contact us if you wish to be removed from our correspondence list(s).

Contacting Us:  If you have comments or questions, please send us an email at or call us at (323) 969-9090.