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Privacy Policy

You are free to peruse our website anonymously and we will not collect personal information from you unless you choose to provide that information to us.

All Internet web pages acquire some basic information about your computer including the Internet Provider (IP) address currently assigned to your computer – this allows the web page server to send content to your computer for you to view or listen to.

The Beyond War Northwest (BWNW) website does not use cookies, and you may disable cookies on your computer without affecting your access to pages on the BWNW website.  We also have no active trackers on the BWNW website.   With the exception of our email service provider, MailChimp, we will not knowingly share your contact information with any other group.  We need to share it with MailChimp for newsletter and email delivery.

MailChimp uses an active Google-Analytics tracker for all its email.  If you have Java script enabled, the active Google-Analytics tracker in the BWNW email will track your Internet behavior while you use the Internet.  If you have Java script disabled, Google relies on cookies to do the similar tracking.   We do not use the data that Google-Analytics collects, but it is collected by MailChimp and stored.  See Google Analytics article at Wikipedia for further information and options for blocking trackers.

If you choose to provide your personal information by creating an account, sending us an email, or filling out a contact form and submitting it through our website, you may receive emails from Beyond War Northwest. If you signed up for our email list you will receive periodic email updates from Beyond War Northwest.  You can unsubscribe from our email list at any time.  Email is handled through MailChimp.  Here is MailChimp’s Privacy Policy link:  If a member opens our email in their browser, then MailChimp can use their trackers in the email to collect IP addresses, locality, etc. and that information is stored and potentially accessible on a Google server.   That is NOT detailed in section C of the MailChimp Privacy Policy at this time.

Advertising: We Do NOT feature ads of any kind on our site. We do not allow any of our members to post commercial advertisements of any kind. If you see an ad anywhere on, please let us know immediately at  We have no visible popup ads.

Links: Our website may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that Beyond War Northwest is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites, and we encourage you to read their privacy policies before sharing your personal information. For instance, if you do not want your information from this site to be available to Facebook, do not go there directly by clicking on the icon link to Facebook. Instead, manually enter our Facebook site by doing a copy/paste of:

From time to time, we may need to change our Privacy Policy to reflect changes in the law, social media, Internet technology, and our goal to better serve your needs.  When we change our Privacy Policy, we will place a notice on the homepage that it has been changed, and provide a link to the updated Privacy Policy.

Beyond War Northwest is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Oregon, USA. Our Federal EIN is: 20-0912219.

Donations to Beyond War Northwest are tax-deductible.