Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This website is operated by Michelle Hood, from Another Realm, and owned by Redwood Women's Foundation; a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in Mckinleyville, California, in the United States of America. Our online properties comprise of, but are not limited to, all pages found on our main corporate site (, (, (, any sub-sites, our official online store, and certain partner sites. This privacy policy applies to these sites and other sites, mobile apps or other online services we operate, or that may be developed, that link to this policy (collectively, referred to below as the site).

Redwood Women's Foundation is committed to protecting the privacy of our visitors. This privacy policy discloses how we collect, protect, and use personal data you provide or we collect online, as well as how we protect children's privacy. “Personal data” is any information relating to an identified or identifiable person, for example, your e-mail address, name, or phone number. If our policy practices change in the future, we will let you know by posting our revised privacy policy on our site. By using the pages on this site or other services covered by the posted privacy policy, you are accepting the practices described in the privacy policy.


At our site, we do not collect personal data from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly and as described in this privacy policy. This means we do not require you to register or provide information to us in order to view our site. Redwood Women's Foundation only gathers personal data on our site, such as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, email addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. Once collected, we may combine this information with other information that's been collected from external sources, where permitted by applicable law. Redwood Women's Foundation may collect technical information from your computer automatically such as your Internet service provider, Internet Protocol address, your browser type, operating system, web pages viewed, web pages viewed immediately before/after accessing our website, and the search terms entered to enter our site. This information may contain personal data. This information will only be used/processed by us to improve and customize our services. We and our service providers may collect this information using "cookies," which are small text files that many websites save on your computer, or similar technologies. See the section on "Use of Cookies and Similar Technology" below for more information.


The personal data provided and collected is used and processed by Redwood Women's Foundation and other entities who are involved with us in the operation of this site or who provide support for Redwood Women's Foundation mission, programs, and services for general business purposes and for the purposes for which the information provided. General business purposes are Redwood Women's Foundation membership activities, sponsorship, Professional development, trainings, certifications, program participation, marketing, promotions, sales, sociological research, merchandising, fundraising activities and communications. The purposes for which you provide information includes, for example, our use of your personal data to process online transactions, purchases, and donations, facilitate participation in Redwood Women's Foundation programs, promotions services, and/or processing job/volunteer/ and or other related applications.

Redwood Women's Foundation does not sell personal data or information provided to us online to third parties. We may share personal data with the following categories of third parties: (i) when the person submitting the information authorizes us to share it; (ii) when sharing the information is with a service provider in furtherance of our operations or the operation of the site, for instance, to process a purchase or other transaction being made; (iii) to facilitate participation in Redwood Women's Foundation programs, promotions, sales, and services, or to engage in Redwood Women's Foundation member fundraising, marketing communications and promotions; (iv) to comply with legal processes such as a subpoena or court order or to otherwise protect your or our legal rights; or (v) for other purposes for which you provided the information. Redwood Women's Foundation has no control over or responsibility for the data collection and use practices of third parties that process online transactions. For example, if you make a purchase on our site using a PayPal account or similar account of a third party payment provider, certain information is transmitted to the payment provider and is subject to the third party's own privacy policy. We may share or exchange personal data collected online or offline with third parties (other than our board) for marketing purposes, and only in accordance with applicable law and any required consents. Personal data is collected through, stored, and processed by us and/or our service providers in the United States of America or other countries that may not be your home country and that might not be deemed to provide protections equivalent to your home country.


Redwood Women's Foundation encourages women to learn more about our organization and participate in polls and surveys, as well as submitting in kind donation, requests, retail sales, artwork, writings, and other submissions for posting on our website, affiliates, in our newsletter, and on our social media pages.


Visitors should be aware that personal data and non-personal information/data may be automatically collected by Redwood Women's Foundation website through the use of "cookies" or other similar technologies such as web beacons. "Cookies" are small text files that websites use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor's ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor's system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to a visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny/accept the cookie feature. "Web beacons" are a small snippet of code embedded in web pages typically used to monitor activity on a webpage and transfer or collect information, such as information about your Internet Protocol address, the URL of the page on which the beacon is located, the browser type that is accessing the site, and the ID number of cookies placed on your computer.

Redwood Women's Foundation uses "cookie" technology only to obtain information including personal data from its online visitors in order to improve visitors' online experience and facilitate their visit within our site. Redwood Women's Foundation may use web beacons to improve website services, conduct website analytics, first party advertising relating to us and our sponsors, and to optimize the browsing experience.

Cookies expire after they have fulfilled their purpose. Our websites use cookies that expire when the browser is closed (i.e., session cookies) or that expire after a set period of time (i.e., persistent cookies). Cookies that are stored by third parties will have their expiration period determined by the third party, not us.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our site. These companies may use personal data and other information (but not your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you on this or other websites. You can learn more about your choice not to have this information used by these companies at and


This site may be linked to other sites and services that are not maintained by Redwood Women's Foundation. These websites have their own privacy policies, which you should review prior to visiting them. We have no responsibility for linked websites, including sponsors, and provide this information to our visitors as a resource.


The safety and security of your online experience is of the utmost concern to Redwood Women's Foundation. We take measures to implement reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial policies and procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online.


Protecting the safety of your credit card information is also important to us. For debit/credit card transactions, we use Please make sure you are accessing our secure server before submitting sensitive information, check the document for your browser for indication of a secure browser and verify that prior to submitting sensitive information to our server. It is important that you shield yourself from unauthorized access to your password and to your computer/phone/tablet/other devices. In addition, please be sure to log off when you finish using a shared computer.


If you are under 18, you need parent/guardian permission to visit our website and to use a credit card for online purchases.


You have the right to opt out of receiving marketing communications

You may opt out from our using your personal data to send marketing communication to you. When you register for a contest or promotion, we provide you with the option to receive or not to receive additional marketing communications from us. If you choose to receive these additional communications and later change your mind, you may unsubscribe from those additional communications at any time. For example, e-mail messages will contain instructions on how to “unsubscribe” from receiving the e-mail in question.


You have the right to ask us which personal data we hold about you. In addition, you have the right to correct or delete personal data we hold about you. If you want to request a correction or deletion of the personal data we hold about you, you must contact us by mail at: Redwood Women's Foundation 1213 Railroad Drive Mckinleyville, CA 95519 Attention: Michelle Hood


If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:

Redwood Women's Foundation

1213 Railroad Drive

McKinleyville, CA 95519

Phone: (707) 834-3249

Monday - Thursday: 11 am–5 pm

Please call us in advance to schedule an appointment.



Questions? Please send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for visiting our site.

This Privacy Policy was last updated December 27, 2019.