Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The Donner Prize is committed to maintaining the accuracy, confidentiality, and security of your personal information. As part of this commitment, we have established this Privacy policy to govern our use of visitor information.

The Donner Prize does not sell, share or distribute visitor information to any third party organization.


The Donner Prize is responsible for maintaining and protecting visitor information under its control.

Identifying Purposes

The purposes for which visitor information is collected shall be identified before or at the time the information is collected.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

The knowledge and consent of the visitor are required for the collection, use or disclosure of visitor information except where required or permitted by law.

All Donner Prize broadcast emails and mailing lists are managed using MailChimp. MailChimp takes strong precautions to protect information housed in its system from loss, misuse and unauthorized access. Please visit MailChimp for additional information on their privacy and security practices.

Limiting Use, Disclosure and Retention

Visitor information may only be used or disclosed for the purpose for which it was collected unless the visitor has otherwise consented, or when it is required or permitted by law. Visitor information may only be retained for the period of time required to fulfill the purpose for which it was collected.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

The Donner Prize website may use “cookies” that identify your language preferences during a visit to our site. The Donner Prize does not use cookies that permanently store data on your hard drive, nor to identify individual users.

The Donner Prize does regularly collect aggregate data about site visitors through site statistics. This does include collecting any identifying or personal information about individual users. The purpose is to track overall patterns of site activity. We do not use this information for commercial purposes or share it with outside parties.

This statement discloses the privacy practices for The Donner Prize website only. The Donner Prize website contains links to other sites. Once you link to another site, you are subject to the privacy and security policies of the new site. The Donner Prize encourages you to read the privacy policies of all websites you visit.

Any changes to the Donner Prize Privacy Policy will be posted and this document will be updated from time to time. This ensures that our visitors are always made aware of the kind of information we collect online, the way we use it, and the choices we make available to them.

Opting out

When you subscribe to the Donner Prize mailing list you have given your permission to be contacted. We provide simple instructions with each message explaining how to cancel your subscription.

Contacting the Donner Prize

The Donner Prize
23 Empire Ave
Toronto, ON M4M 2L3
(416) 368 8253