American Cooperatives Institute respects your privacy, we will never give or sell your information to anyone. We collect information for purposes as described below.

Provided Data Privacy

This includes information you provide when signing up for our email list such as personal names, organizational names, email addresses, phone numbers, addresses, social media handles, and survey information. American Cooperatives Institute can use this information to correspond with you and create a personally tailored subscriber experience. American Cooperatives Institute can use the information you provide to inform you about your particular interests and regionally-specific articles or events. You may opt out of our emails at any time through the unsubscribe link included in the email or through our contact form. Any comments you make will persist purely at the discretion of American Cooperatives Institute.

Donation Data Privacy

Our donation service provider securely stores credit card or bank information on an external PCI compliant server in accordance with their own privacy policy. American Cooperatives Institute cannot access any credit card or bank account information provided for your donation.


Our website uses cookies – small text files that get stored on your computer – to identify which of our webpages you visit. We may use this information to better understand how users interact with our website pages and to provide a tailored, personal experience based on this information. You may reject, delete, or disable cookies at any time through your web browser.

Google Analytics Privacy

Google Analytics provides aggregate data about our website visitors. All data collected is in accordance with both our privacy policy and that of Google Analytics.

Privacy Summary

We greatly value your privacy and the security of your information. If you have any questions about this privacy policy, contact us here.