The Offord Centre for Child Studies is committed to protecting your personal privacy and ensuring that all on-line transactions and contributions occur through a safe, private, and secure system that protects the donor’s personal information. All credit card information collected on-line is encrypted before being sent over the Internet to ensure the security of your information. Please be aware, however, that we have no control over the privacy of your e-mail communications with us. We recommend that you do not include confidential, proprietary or personal information in e-mails, including credit card numbers, passwords and other similar information. Also, if other people have access to your e-mail account, they may be able to access your password and obtain personal information about you (such as your credit card information).