Privacy Policy

Since 1921, The Dayton Foundation has been committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of personal information entrusted to us by current donors, potential donors, and the officers and staff of not-for-profit agencies who approach us for funding. Any personal information collected from these individuals (e.g., name, address, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, etc.) is used by the Foundation to facilitate charitable gifts and/or maintain correct contact information. This information is for use by The Dayton Foundation only, and the Foundation does not sell, share or trade donor information.

The Dayton Foundation tracks our web traffic statistics, including which pages are visited in what order and how long users spend on our site. This data is analyzed internally to determine how to best provide information to our web site visitors. No names or personal information are collected during the tracking process. Information that you provide to us by filling out online forms is located on a secure server and is only for use by The Dayton Foundation.

Credit Card Transactions

The Dayton Foundation takes the confidentiality of your information very seriously. For this reason, we use the highest level of security technology provides when dealing with your credit card information. To guard against credit card fraud, we have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to accept credit cards safely and securely for our customers.,

The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through credit card processing networks.

At no time is your personal or credit card information made available to any other party.

Links to Other Sites

As a community service, The Dayton Foundation provides links to the web sites of various not-for-profit resources. Unless we expressly state otherwise, The Dayton Foundation makes no representations whatsoever concerning the content of those sites. A link to a web site from The Dayton Foundation is not an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship or affiliation with respect to such site, its owners or providers. When leaving, we recommend you check the privacy practice of the site you are visiting before providing personal information.

Copyright Statement

Copyright in the text materials contained in this web site is owned by The Dayton Foundation. These materials may be used, downloaded, reproduced or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears on all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction or reprint is for noncommercial and personal use only. The text materials contained in the web site may not be modified in any way. Should you plan any other use of these text materials, please contact The Dayton Foundation for permission.

Prior permission to use, download, reproduce or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork or other graphic material must be obtained by The Dayton Foundation, regardless of the intended use.

Any use of The Dayton Foundation, its logo, or text or graphic materials contained in this web site in any manner to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation or association of the user with or by The Dayton Foundation, is strictly prohibited.


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Virginia Toulmin

“I think the world of Mike Parks and the staff of The Dayton Foundation, and I know that they will use our fund’s charitable dollars wisely. I’m so glad to be doing this for the community that was so good to my husband, Harry, and me.” – Virginia B. Toulmin, who passed away in 2010 and who will be long remembered as a treasured Dayton Foundation donor

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