Privacy Policy

We Care About Your Privacy
James River Association respects the privacy of our online visitors and donors. Any personal information you provide is voluntary. We do not require that you register in order to view our site. There are times, such as when you donate online or request to receive our e-newsletter, when we will collect specific information, such as your name, mailing address, zip code and email address. If you provide an address or email address you may receive communications from us – by mail or electronically – regarding James River Association events, news about river-related topics, and support opportunities.

Security of the Information You Provide Us
Our donation page is powered by PayPal, one of the industry leaders in the use of encryption. For more on their security policies, visit their website.

If you are uncomfortable donating online, you may also contribute by calling our office at (804) 788-8811.

Terms and Conditions
This web site is provided as a free information service by the James River Association.

Links to Other Sites
To provide visitors with additional information and resources about the James River, our web site contains numerous links to sites developed by other companies and organizations. Please be aware that other sites’ privacy policies may differ from the James River Association’s and that we have no influence over third-party privacy policies.

Notice to Children Younger than Age 13
Do not send any information about yourself to us, such as your name, address or email address. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children younger than 13. In the event that we learn we have collected any personal information from a child without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information from our database as quickly as possible.

To Modify the Mailings You Receive from Us
You have the choice to modify or discontinue any communications you receive from the James River Association. We value your support and care about your time, and want you to feel good about the support you provide to help our mission for a cleaner James River.

To modify your mailing preferences, please e-mail us at and tell us the following:
1. Your name and address as it appears on the mailing pieces you receive from us.
2. If you want to continue receiving mail from the James River Association.
3. If you would like to receive our newsletter and periodic email updates.

To keep costs down, the James River Association may exchange lists with other reputable organizations. If you do not want your name exchanged, please contact us.

Notification of Changes to Privacy Policy
The James River Association reserves the right to amend this privacy policy as necessary. Any changes will be posted in this space.

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