Seamen’s Society for Children and Families (Seamen’s Society) respects the privacy of every individual who contacts us.  We are grateful for your support and the crucial role you play in helping us continue our essential work.  As part of our commitment to safeguarding your privacy we have adopted the online policy outlined below.  This Privacy Statement may be changed or updated at any time.

Site usage data

Seamen’s Society may collect the domain name of each visitor to our website.  We may also collect information about visitors to our site, such as the number of visitors, what pages they access, and the length of their visit.  This information would be used in aggregate form in order to manage our website and improve its content.

We respect and are committed to protecting your privacy. We may collect personally identifiable information when you visit our site. We also automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page(s) you visited. We will not sell your personally identifiable information to anyone.

Security Policy

Your payment and personal information is always safe. Our Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure commerce transactions. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.

Refund Policy

Seamen’s Society only accepts donations through our website. We do not sell any products and/or services and therefore we do not have a refund policy. All donations are final.

Shipping/Delivery Policy

Because we do not sell any products or services, we do not have any shipping or delivery. Donations are online transactions only.

Email Communications

We occasionally send out an email newsletter and email communications to update our constituents on Seamen’s Society’s programs and newsworthy events.  You may elect not to receive communications from us by contacting Seamen’s Society by mail with your request.  Email addresses will never be disclosed to any other party.   If you prefer your information be withheld, please contact us with your name and address and a request not to exchange your name.  We will only release personal information to another organization with your consent or to the extent required by law.

Links to Other Sites

Seamen’s Society’s website provides links to other websites including our community partners and sponsors.  Please note Seamen’s Society is not responsible for the privacy practices of linked sites; we encourage you to review the privacy policy of each site you visit.

Social Media Policy

Seamen’s Society’s’ Facebook page,, is the official Facebook page affiliated with Seamen’s Society.   Our goal is to foster a positive environment on Seamen’s Society’s Facebook page, through which members of Seamen’s Society’s family and friends can communicate with the agency and with each other.  Please remember that, as a voluntary member of the Facebook community, you are responsible for any correspondence or communication you have with individuals on any Facebook page.

We ask that all “fans” of Seamen’s Society’s page respect the interests and views of other fans of the page.  The administrators of Seamen’s Society’s page may report or block any fan whose postings or comments the agency deems inappropriate.  Any concerns regarding the use or administration of Seamen’s Society s’ Facebook page should be directed to the current administrator.

Questions or Concerns

By accessing or using this website, you agree to be bound by all terms and conditions of Seamen’s Society’s Privacy Statement as posted at the time of your access or use.  Your complete satisfaction in dealing with Seamen’s Society is important to us.  If you have questions about Seamen’s Society’s privacy practice described above, please send us an email at:  Thank you.

If you have general questions about Seamen’s Society for Children and Families’ programs and services, please email us at:

Seamen’s Society for Children and Families

Development Department/Website inquiries

50 Bay Street

Staten Island, NY  10301


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