Privacy Policy

Site Information: Privacy Statement

This site is owned and operated by Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW). We understand that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they share with us and our use of that information. By visiting, you accept the practices described in this statement. GROW reserves the right to change or update this statement at any time.

Our Policies

GROW will not share any personal information with any third parties. This includes name, address, telephone number, email address, and financial information. GROW respects the privacy of our visitors and donors.

Data Collection

Personal Information

We do not collect personally identifiable information from our constituents unless they provide it to us voluntarily and intentionally. For example, if you make a donation, apply for a loan or register for one of our events online, we may collect your name, mailing address, telephone number, and/or email address. If you provide that personal information, we may enter it into our constituent database and contact you in order to:

  • Ask you to participate in voluntary surveys seeking feedback for quality and service improvement purposes
  • Supply you with information, including GROW news, events and services
  • Request voluntary time or money contributions to GROW

At GROW, data is stored on password-protected servers, and our staff takes the utmost care to safeguard your information. However, this does not mean our website is impenetrable to security breaks or viruses.GROW makes no guarantee that the use of our website is protected from viruses, security threats, or other vulnerabilities.

Standard Web Server Traffic Information

General traffic, site usage, and length of stay information are collected through Google Analytics.This information is not connected to individual visitors, and with it GROW can improve the functionality of our website.

External Links

Our privacy statement applies only to use of the GROW website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites linked within our website. Moreover, links to other sites do not imply endorsement of the materials or policies of those websites. You should read the privacy policies of every site you visit to understand what information they may be collecting from you.

Our event registration process uses an external website. As an external link and a service separate from what GROW can provide, they have their own policies on data collection and more.

Contact Us

This privacy statement applies to our online practices only and does not include other areas of the organization. By accessing and using our website, you consent to be bound by all the terms and conditions of the Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women privacy statement as posted at the time of your use. If you have any questions regarding our policy, please email us at or call us at 616.458.3404.


Updated December 2020