Privacy Policy


Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation is committed to upholding Canadian and international principles in privacy legislation. This commitment is evinced by the approval of a Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation Privacy Policy on October 14, 2011, by the Board of Directors.

We do not lend, exchange, rent or sell our donor lists to third parties.

We are committed to maintaining the confidentiality of our donors and website visitors. All personal data provided by our website visitors and donors is secure information. In order to prevent unauthorized access and ensure proper use of information, we have developed electronic and managerial procedures to secure information provided online.

We gather information about visits to our website for statistical analysis. The personal information you provide when making an online donation is not recorded in this tracking system nor will your personal information be linked to the tracking data. Information collected will be used to improve the content of the website and will not be shared for commercial purposes.

Periodic e-mails, including information on Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation’s services or upcoming events, may be sent to you if you supply us with your e-mail address online. If you do not wish to receive these e-mails, please let us know by calling (416) 340-3935 or foundation@uhn.ca.

If you have supplied your telephone number online, you may receive telephone contact from us if you have requested further information.

Should you wish to be removed from our fundraising list(s) at any time, please contact us at 416-340-3935.

To view a PDF version of our full privacy policy, click here. You will need Adobe Reader to successfully view PDF documents. If you do not have Adobe Reader already installed on your computer, you can download the installer and instructions free from the Adobe web site.