NARAL Pro-Choice America's Choice Out Loud Privacy Policy

At NARAL Pro-Choice America and the NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation (collectively, "NARAL"), we are committed to protecting your privacy online. Our privacy policy explains the information practices NARAL uses related to:

  • How we use your information
  • How we protect your information
  • How to unsubscribe from mailing lists
  • How to correct information you provided
  • How to contact us about privacy

This policy covers practices at the Choice Out Loud site. We have a separate policy governing our main organizational web site,

NARAL Pro-Choice America has also signed the Direct Marketing Associations (DMA) Privacy Promise to American Consumers that took effect for all DMA members on July 1, 1999. This policy can be found at

Our Choice Out Loud site links to a limited number of other web sites. NARAL is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these web sites.

How Do We Use the Information You Provide NARAL?

NARAL exchanges e-mail names among its sister organizations to the extent permitted by law and may choose to exchange e-mail names with its state affiliates and campus chapters, but not with other non-NARAL organizations. You may remove your name from our Choice Out Loud e-mail lists at any time by emailing a request to

If you provide us with a mailing address, we will use your address information to send you information about NARAL Pro-Choice America and the NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation and to help match your interests to our grassroots organizing efforts. Since we are a grassroots organization, we will provide your contact information to our national field staff and State Affiliates. We do not share our volunteer or activist lists with any other site or any other non-NARAL Pro-Choice America entity.

Cookies: A cookie is a tiny text file that is stored on your computer when you visit a web site such as NARAL Pro-Choice America's. To enhance your experience with our site, some pages may use cookies. Additionally, portions of our site link to external sitessuch as Convio Luminate and Yahoo!that have their own Privacy Policy governing the use of cookies. Please refer to these external sites for additional information. uses cookies to tailor your experience on our site, specifically by tracking the last story you loaded. In addition, we use Google event tracking to collect information on users' experience with the site. Unless you choose to furnish us with personally identifiable information there will be nothing in our cookie files that identifies you personally. Should you choose to furnish the site with personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.

Information on children: NARAL Pro-Choice America, the NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation and NARAL Pro-Choice America PAC do not specifically ask children under 18 for any information and do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information about them

How Do We Protect Your Information?

Our web site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. Our server is located in a locked, secure environment. All databases containing personal information are securely stored on a separate system that is not connected to the Internet.

Unsubscribing from Email

All messages sent by NARAL Choice Out Loud initiative and other e-lists include information on how to unsubscribe quickly and easily through an automated system. The Choice Out Loud list is separate from other lists we maintain, such as the Choice Action Network. Thus, unsubscribing from the Choice Out Loud list will not unsubscribe you from the Choice Action Network list, but you will only be on both lists if you have affirmatively signed up for both of them separately.

If, at any time, you wish to opt-out of receiving communications from us, you may also send a written request to NARAL. Our unsubscribe requests are processed every week. If you wish to unsubscribe or need to process a change to your email address for the Choice Out Loud list, send your requested changes to In addition to automatic unsubscribe links in every email we send to lists, unsubscribe information for other lists maintained by any NARAL entity can be found in the privacy policy of the site where you signed up for that list.

Contacting Us about Privacy

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the information we have collected from you online, the practices of this site or your interaction with this web site, send us an e-mail. If you receive email from Choice Out Loud, please contact

You can also reach us via US Mail at:
NARAL Pro-Choice America Choice Out Loud
1156 15th Street, NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005