Privacy Policy

Who we are

The California Youth Connection (CYC), our website address is:

widgets and plugins

The CYC website utilizes 3rd party widgets and plugins that ask for your personal contact information when you make an online donation, submit an interest form, sign up for newsletters, apply to become a board member, or submit a general inquiry. Please note, we do not store any credit card information in our databases.

Personal information

CYC does store submitted personal information for a limited amount of time in our databases. We use this information to determine eligibility, send you personalized information about our organization, follow up with your questions, or subscribe you to our news outlets. Our approach is to give you a more personalized response that is in support of our mission.


If you leave information on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and other information in cookies. This is for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when when you visit our site.

who we share your data with

CYC respects your privacy. We will not share, sell, or lease your personal information to anyone else, nor send any information on behalf of other organizations. 

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

what rights you have over your data

If you no longer wish to receive communication by text, mail or email, you have the option to unsubscribe from the entities we use to collect information. 

If you need to reach out directly to ensure your information is removed, please email or call 510-920-3557. You may also send a request by mail at, California Youth Connection 1311 63rd Street, Suite A, Emeryville, CA 94608.

Children’s Personal Information

We recognize the particular importance of protecting privacy where children are involved. We do not knowingly collect personal information online from children under the age of 13. If a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information online, it is removed, unsubscribed, and deleted from all entities of data we collect.

If you know of a child under 13 who has provided us with personal information without parental or guardian consent, please contact us by email at, by phone at 510-920-3557, or by mail at 1311 63rd Street, Suite A, Emeryville, CA 94608. We will remove the information from all of our electronic lists.