Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets forth the policies of Washington Square Park Conservancy, Inc. (WSPC) with respect to nonpublic personal information you provide to us.  These policies apply to this website and may be changed at any time. By using WSPC’s website or communicating with WSPC by e-mail, you consent to the terms of this privacy policy.

Personal Information

When you make a donation, you will be asked to provide us with personal information necessary to process and service your request, which may include your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card number. 

Additionally, if you send WSPC an email, WSPC may save your email address and contact information contained therein as part of our records.  WSPC may also send surveys, and would use the information gathered from the surveys to better understand our website users and donors to determine how best to serve them.

WSPC will only retain your personal information to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations.

Use of your Personal Information

We may use your information for the purpose it was collected, such as to send you newsletters, inform you of events and request monetary contributions.

The WSPC website automatically collects some anonymous “non-personally identifiable” aggregate information, which may include visitors’ browsers, operating systems, internet service providers, and other similar information. The information collected is used for statistical purposes to monitor how WSPC’s website users navigate our site, allowing us to tailor our website to better accommodate our website users.

WSPC may engage third-party vendors in order to help us better service our website users and donors. WSPC requires its vendors by contract to maintain the confidentiality and security of WSPC information to which they are provided access and restricts the vendors from using the information in any way not expressly authorized by WSPC.

You may opt-out of receiving these messages from WSPC or any third-party vendor acting on our behalf at any time.  See “How to Contact Us” below.

Security of Your Personal Information

WSPC uses a combination of industry standard security measures to protect your personal information from loss and misuse. For example, we use encryption when transmitting payment card information over the Internet.


This website uses “cookies,” which may automatically collect certain information and data.  “Cookies” are small pieces of data sent to your computer browser from our web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive.  The data identifies you as a unique user and facilitates your ongoing access to and use of this website.  Cookies also help us diagnose problems with our server.

Linked Sites

WSPC is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any third party website, and our linking to any such site is not an adoption, approval or acceptance of any information contained on any such site.

How to Contact Us

You may unsubscribe from WSPC communications by following instructions included in the e-mail message, e-mailing or calling 212-588-5659.


You can also contact WSPC by telephone, email, or letter to the mailing address listed below. Please include your contact information, name of the WSPC website or service, and a detailed description of your request or privacy concern:


Washington Square Park Conservancy

P.O. Box 1624 Cooper Station

New York, NY 10276


Telephone: 212-588-5659