United Way of the National Capital Area is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose principal mission is to mobilize the local community and raise funds in order to improve the health and welfare of the communities and residents of the Greater Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Respecting privacy and providing security are of paramount importance to the Board, staff, and directors of this organization. Please review our standards below.

Website Visitors

United Way of the National Capital Area may collect and store information about you on an anonymous and aggregate basis. This information is used only to measure website traffic and activity so that we can continue to improve the site and provide the best services possible to our community. United Way NCA is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to other businesses or individuals.

Donor Privacy

United Way NCA understands that giving is a personal choice. We recognize and protect the privacy of our donors. We do not sell, rent, or share donor information unless requested by the donor. If you give online through the secured giving function on this website, We process your donation through PayPal’s Payflopro, using the credit card information that you give us.


This website contains links to other sites. United Way NCA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.


This website takes every precaution to protect our users’ information. When online donors enter sensitive information (such as credit card number), that information is encrypted and protected with the best encryption software in the industry.

While we use encryption software to protect sensitive information online, we also do everything in our power to protect user information offline. All of our users’ information is restricted and password protected in United Way NCA offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific purpose are granted access to personally identifiable information.


All text and graphic material displayed on this website is the exclusive, copyrighted property of the United Way of the National Capital Area. Pass-along usage of any of our materials for any purpose other than the direct support of United Way NCA and the United Way Campaign is prohibited.


If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the privacy and security at our website, or our copyright restrictions, please contact the webmaster.