Privacy Policy


The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County values and respects your privacy.  The information you provide is for The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County's private use only, and is collected as a means of properly creating and acknowledging your donations and communicating with you more effectively.  As a matter of policy, we do not sell or share your personal information with any other organization.

  1. Use of Links

    Throughout our Web pages, we provide links to other servers which may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers. 

  2. Accessibility

    This Web site is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities, and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at

  3. Reading or Downloading

    We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example,, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or if you are connecting from Princeton University's domain), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked to our site.

    We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

  4. Online Profile Updates and Donations

    If you are asked to create a Profile update form and share your personally identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted content. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary.

  5. Sending us an Email

    You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer you questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.

    For the purpose of clarification: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.

    If you sign up for any of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won't share your name or email address with any outside parties.

  6. Change Your Contact Information

    You may also update your contact information previously provided to us through our online form. You can not remove yourself from our database, but you can prevent unwanted communication.

  7. Our Commitment to Security

    We have instituted procedural and technical safeguards to protect your personal information.  These safeguards include encryption, firewalls and Secure Socket Layers.  We treat data as an asset that must be protected.  We employ many different security techniques to protect against loss and unauthorized access.

  8. Cookies

    When you view our website, we may store some information on your computer.  This information may be in the form of "cookies."  Cookies are small text files we place in your computer's browser to store your preferences and make your visit to our site more enjoyable.  For example, we may use cookies to recognize your name when you return to our site.  If you prefer, most browsers can be configured not to accept cookies or to indicate to the user when a cookie is being sent.

  9. Collection of Information by Third Party Sites

    Some of our website pages may contain links to other sites whose practices may be different than those of The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County.  We are not responsible for the information distributed or collected by these other websites.

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or comments about our security policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact us by email at, by phone at 336.747.1413, or by mail at:

The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County

260 North Spruce Street, Suite 3

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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251 North Spruce Street, Winston-Salem NC, 27101