Privacy Statement

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. Links to other sites are merely for information and in no way imply endorsement or control of the content of the sites linked to. Our privacy policies do not apply to these linked sites.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, if you request it, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request or answer your question. If you request it, we will retain your contact information in order for you to receive our publications or newsletters. Correspondences that do not request to be added to such mailing lists will not be added.

Your Access to and Control over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.

Email Newsletters and Discussion Groups
The Benton Foundation's email newsletters and discussion groups are opt-in only. We will not subscribe anyone to our email services unless they personally request it. Individuals who choose to subscribe to these services must submit their email address in order to receive email messages. The list of subscribers for these services will only be used by the Benton Foundation to maintain these services. The lists will not be sold, traded or used for commercial purposes. To unsubscribe send an email to headlines [at] with the subject "Unsubscribe". You can also manage your subscription through your account.

The website does not require users to register in order to access or download its online resources.

Website Statistics
The Benton Foundation periodically reviews an automatically generated server log that tracks hits and visits to This data contains no personal information about individual users, and is only reviewed in the aggregate to identify trends in site use and improve content areas of the website. The foundation does not share or sell its server logs.

Contact Us
If you ever have any questions about our privacy policy or your data, or if you believe we have done something to violate this policy, please contact us immediately at 202-638-5770 or through this form.