Preserving and Sustaining Idaho's Wildlife Heritage

Privacy Policy

The Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation (Foundation) places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy was created in order to demonstrate the Foundation’s firm commitment to the privacy of donors to the Foundation and Website users. This Policy explains what information is collected by the Foundation’s Website,, and how this information is used. By visiting, or through social media correspondence (Facebook or Twitter account), you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy


Foundation donors and individuals that sign up to receive the Foundation’s e-communications voluntarily provide us with contact information (name, phone, email and physical address). Any information collected may be used in one of the following ways: to process transactions and/or to send periodic newsletters, provided that you have registered to receive them. The Foundation uses this information for in-house purposes and is only shared with contracted partners for which the Foundation processes donations. You may always “opt out,” either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive the periodic newsletters from the Foundation.


When you make a donation online, these transactions are processed through the Foundation and the Foundation’s Merchant Services Provider. All information is encrypted for transmission only. The Foundation has security measures in place intended to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under its control. The Foundation uses partners with industry standard encryption to contribute to the security of the personal information you provide. When donating to a specific partner organization (e.g., MK Nature Center), your information (name, phone, email and physical address) is shared only with that organization. Online donations made with credit cards are processed through the Foundation’s Merchant Services Provider and also are encrypted for transmission purposes only. Neither the Foundation nor any of its contracted partners have access to your credit card information. Donations will appear on your credit card statement as “Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation.” For all donations, the Foundation is responsible for issuing an acknowledgement of your donation for tax purposes.


The Idaho Fish & Wildlife Foundation uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer,, and for statistical metrics used to track Website visitor traffic. uses “cookie” messages to automatically help provide better services. The “cookie” is placed in your computer and is read when you come back to the Foundation’s Website. Cookies let us take you to the information and features of repeated interest. They also let us track your usage of so that the Foundation knows which parts of the Website are most popular. You may reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your Web browser accordingly.


EXTERNAL LIKS may include links to external Websites. These links do not fall under the domain, and the Foundation is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk. Please also see our Terms of Use.


We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. Please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this Privacy Policy at any time by electronic notice posted on our Website. Your continued use of our Website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.