Our Commitment to Non-Discrimination
Sonoran Institute does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations

Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is as important to us as it is to you. We are committed to keeping your information private. Rest assured that when you visit our web site your privacy will never be jeopardized. At no time will Sonoran Institute share, sell or rent any information we receive about you without your consent.

Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use
By using this Web site, you indicate your agreement to the following terms and conditions of use without any limitation or qualification. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this Web site. Sonoran Institute may at any time revise these terms and conditions by updating these materials. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore regularly visit this page to review the then current terms and conditions to which you are bound.

All content included on this Web site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, data compilations, and software, is the property of Sonoran Institute or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this web site is the exclusive property of Sonoran Institute and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this Web site is the property of Sonoran Institute or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

The use of this content by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted herein. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos and icons used by Sonoran Institute or any affiliated organization are proprietary to Sonoran Institute or that affiliate. Nothing contained on the Web site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark or service mark displayed on this Web site without the written permission of Sonoran Institute or such third party that may own the trademarks or service marks displayed on this Web site. Your use of the trademarks or service marks displayed on this web site, or any other content on this web site, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.

Inquiries concerning use of Sonoran Institute’s trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, icons, copyrights or other intellectual property should be addressed to:

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Or, mailed to:

Sonoran Institute
100 N. Stone Ave, Suite 1001
Tucson, Arizona 85701

Sonoran Institute is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to this web site for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing and marketing products using such information.

Trademark/Service Mark Notices
All trademarks, service marks, trade names and logos used by Sonoran Institute or its subsidiaries are trademarks or service marks of Sonoran Institute and/or its subsidiaries. Sonoran Institute is very protective of its trademarks and service marks and has registered such marks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office and/or claims common law rights in these marks. All use of these marks must be with Sonoran Institute’s permission. Sonoran Institute will file appropriate legal actions to enjoin the unauthorized use of these marks. Under the law, Sonoran Institute would be entitled to collect your profits, our actual damages and, perhaps, even its attorneys’ fees and statutory damages.

Our Commitment to Our Donors
We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations.

Please contact us about this Privacy Policy and/or about your Personally Identifiable Information:

Development Department
Sonoran Institute
100 N. Stone Ave, Suite 1001
Tucson, Arizona 85701

E-mail: development@sonoraninstitute.org

Personally Identifiable Information
Sonoran Institute collects information that enables us to identify you, directly or indirectly, by reference to an identifier such as your name, identification number, location data, online identifier or one or more factors specific to you.  (“Personally Identifiable Information”).

We use different methods to collect Personally Identifiable Information from and about you including: contact information you provide on our website, social media or when you contact Sonoran Institute. This may include your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, financial information and/or credit card information used when making donations.

We may receive Personally Identifiable Information about you from third parties such as social media services, commercially available sources, business partners etc. The Personally Identifiable Information collected may include your name, contact information and your transactions/purchase history, demographic data, information about your activities on other websites etc.

Personally Identifiable Information may be used in a variety of ways including, but not limited to providing communications such as mailings, e-mails, processing and recording donations, and recognizing donors’ names on our annual report donor list. You may opt out from communications at any time or remain anonymous by contacting us or checking the appropriate box on our donation forms.

Sonoran Institute implements commercially reasonable security measures s to help protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure, or destruction of data. Our donor database and payment processor encrypt all data using SSL and are fully PCI-Compliant, with password restricted access granted only to key employees on the Development and Finance teams. Servers are backed up daily to multiple secure locations. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, and despite our efforts, Sonoran Institute cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, or to or from our online programs or services.

Updated September 2020