Privacy Policy

Thank you for using (the "website"), which is provided by WVPE 88.1 Public Radio. Protecting your privacy begins with a complete understanding of what information can be collected from you and how that information is used. Please read the following carefully.

Information Automatically Collected

All Web servers generate log files that record basic information about website "traffic" - what files or "pages" are requested, when they are requested, how many requests were made, what browser requested it, etc. These logs serve to help us understand how successful our site is in serving you. These logs do not collect personal information about you and are only reviewed to create an aggregate demographic profile of our user base.

Information You Provide

Visitors to the WVPE site(s) may voluntarily supply personal information for the purpose of entering contests, when sending email, signing up for email newsletters, e-commerce transactions and conducting surveys or polls. WVPE may use this information for its own internal use solely to conduct the stated activities. In the instance when certain information is required for a particular activity it will be explicitly stated and explained at the time of submission.

It is WVPE's policy never to sell, rent, swap, exchange, trade or make available any information we gather from you, irrespective of the manner in which we obtain this information (e.g. on-line, through direct mail, by telephone, or through direct contact).

In addition, if you send an e-mail, story idea, essay and/or other submission to WVPE through our website, we may print that submission, or an excerpt from it, on the WVPE website, read it on air, or otherwise publish it in any other medium, together with your name and location (city, state and/or country) if you provide that information to us.

Additional Information for WVPE Members/Donors

The names, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, mailing addresses and other personal information about our contributors are not shared with any other organization or individual.

If you have any questions about giving or pledging your support to WVPE, or if we can be of any assistance to you, do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail to, by telephone at (888) 399-9873, or by U.S. mail to:
WVPE Public Radio
2424 California Road
Elkhart, IN 46514

WVPE may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or if WVPE believes that such action is necessary to (a) comply with the law or with legal process, (b) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the WVPE website, or (c) protect the personal safety or property of WVPE website users, the public or WVPE and its employees.

Financial Information

All online financial transactions are processed through a secure (https://) server to ensure that any information you enter is safe.

Links to other Sites

It is important to note that the WVPE website may contain links to other third party sites that may not follow the same privacy policies as the WVPE website. These sites may use cookies, collect data, and use the data in ways that WVPE would not. WVPE is not responsible for the privacy practices or any information or materials on these other sites

Acceptance of This Policy

By using this site, you signify your agreement to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use the site. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for any changes. Your continued use of the WVPE website following the posting of any changes to these terms shall mean that you have accepted those changes. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at:

Last modified on: October 20, 2005