Privacy Policy

Within U (“we,” “our,” “us”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal data. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, and safeguard your information when you visit our website, participate in our programs, or interact with us in other ways.

Information We Collect
We may collect and process the following types of personal data:

  1. Personal Identification Information: Name, email address, phone number, and other contact details.
  2. Donor Information: Donation history, payment details, and other relevant donation information.
  3. Volunteer Information: Volunteer history, skills, and preferences.
  4. Technical Data: IP address, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, and other technology on the devices you use to access our website.
  5. Usage Data: Information about how you use our website, programs, and services.

How We Use Your Information
We use the information we collect for various purposes, including:

To Provide and Manage Services: To deliver the services you request, manage your involvement with our programs, and provide customer support.

To Process Donations: To process your donations and maintain our records.

To Improve Our Services: To enhance our website, programs, and services through analytics and research.

To Communicate With You: To send administrative information, including changes to our terms, conditions, and policies, and to respond to your inquiries.

Consent to Receive Text Messages
By providing your phone number and submitting your information through our website or other communication channels, you consent to receive text messages (SMS) from Within U regarding your participation, donations, and other relevant information. Message and data rates may apply. You can opt-out at any time by replying “STOP” to any text message you receive from us.

How We Share Your Information
We do not share your personal data with any third parties. Your information is solely used for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Data Security
We use appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Despite these measures, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk.

Data Retention
We will retain your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collected it, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.

Your Data Protection Rights
Depending on your location, you may have the following rights regarding your personal data:

  1. Access: The right to access your personal data.
  2. Rectification: The right to correct any inaccuracies in your personal data.
  3. Erasure: The right to request the deletion of your personal data.
  4. Restriction of Processing: The right to request the restriction of processing your personal data.
  5. Data Portability: The right to obtain a copy of your personal data in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format.
  6. Objection: The right to object to the processing of your personal data.

If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at

Changes to This Privacy Policy
We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changes we make will be posted on this page, and where appropriate, notified to you by email. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our Privacy Policy.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Within U
9831 Greenbelt Road, Suite 311
Lanham, MD 20706
(301) 857-3611