InStep International Privacy Policy on the Web

InStep International Inc. has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this site. InStep assures you that we will always strive to be responsible in our management, truthful in our advertising, and cost-effective in our fund raising. We have been an approved IRS non-profit organization since January 2000 and are continually working to ensure every dollar is used to its fullest for this purpose. Anything less would violate the trust we keep with you, and communities we serve, and most importantly, with God.

We are committed to the highest standard of stewardship excellence. We are a 10- year member in good standing with ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability). We will exert every effort to honor any designation of preference you have stated. In certain circumstances, where a project is cannot be carried out in accordance with your preference, the funds will be used for similar projects approved by the Board of Directors.

As with most other Internet sites, our web servers utilize 'cookies' to track a user's activity within our site as well as record the IP address of each visitor to this site. A cookie is a small data file that is stored on your computer. A cookie contains a unique identifying feature that allows our computer to recognize you when you return to the InStep website. The recorded IP address tells us which domain you visited from (for instance,, but not your email address or other private and personal information. We commit to not disclose any of your personal information to any other source without your written permission. All personal information collected by InStep is kept confidential and not shared publicly or for advertisement purposes or with other fundraising organizations. The information is held in strict confidence unless otherwise directed by the Internal Revenue Service.

All online transactions are processed through PayPal services and we adhere to their privacy policy and security measures including firewalls, data encryption, physical access controls to their data centers, and information access authorization controls. All stock transfers are processed through the Bank of North Georgia (Alpharetta, Georgia) and we adhere to their privacy policy and security measures.

Those who choose to register through various "guestbook"-type features on our site may choose to give us certain contact information (such as their email address). Unless you "opt out," we may use this contact information to send you additional information about InStep and its programs. You may readily opt-out of receiving future communications; see the "opt-out" and "modifying your information" sections below.


Most points on our site provide users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request contact information about the visitor. There are, however, a few places where users do not have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications. Should you wish to opt-out, contact us at or 770.446.1500 ext. 157 and we will unsubscribe you from receiving further communications from us.

InStep website contains links to other sites. InStep International Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

Modifying Your Information

This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service; or for changing or modifying information previously provided.

  • Send us a message with your request to
  • You can send postal mail to the following address:
    InStep International, Inc.
    4725 Peachtree Corners Circle, Suite 300
    Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
  • You can call the following toll-free telephone number: 770-446-1500, extension 157

When contacting us to change your status, include any information that would help us identify you on our lists, such as complete contact information (name, postal address, telephone number, and email address).

Changes to This Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this privacy policy without advance notice. Notice of these changes to this policy will be posted to the homepage for this Web site ( for a period of three days. Changes to this policy were last made on June 27, 2011.