The Louis Zamperini Foundation Privacy Policy and Practices for Zamperini.Org

The Louis Zamperini Foundation is committed to preserving the accuracy and confidentiality of your personal information.

This Privacy Policy applies to how we collect, use and disclose your personal information when you interact with the Foundation. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding.

About Us.

The Louis Zamperini Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our mailing address is 18375 Ventura Blvd. Ste. 428 Tarzana, Ca. 91356

The Louis Zamperini Foundation exists to support At-Risk Youth through the sharing of Louis Zamperini’s’ story of survival, forgiveness and hope.

Privacy Policy Collected Information.

The Louis Zamperini Foundation does not share or sell your personal information with any person or company.

What is Personal Information?

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, personal information is information about you, individually, such as name, address, email address, telephone number and other information you may share with us etc.

What Personal Information Do We Collect?

When you visit our website you can do so without telling us who you are or revealing personal information about yourself, including your e-mail address. We do however collect information about your interaction with our website via third party analytics ie: Google Analytics. This is information we receive from devices (including mobile devices) you use when you access our website. This information could include any or all of the following: Device ID or unique identifier, device type, and unique device token. Computer and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from the sites, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, your browsing history while on our site. Additionally we collect via Google Analytics browser type, the referring website you came from, the page you entered and exited at, any website page within our website that is viewed by that IP address and the country where you are located. We use this information to monitor our website’s performance (such as number of visits, average time spent, page views, etc.) and for our operational purposes, such as working to continually upgrade our website.

In addition, we collect the personal information that you submit to our website or provide to us through our sign-up forms, such as your name, email address and any other contact or other information that you choose to provide. Collection may occur, for example, when you:

  • Use the form portion of our website;

  • Make a donation

  • Submit a sign-up / contact form in connection with this website

When you request information from us, we may use the e-mail address that you provide to send you information about The Louis Zamperini Foundation. If you have agreed or requested to receive communications from us, such as by e-mail, you may ask us to remove you from the list at any time (using the unsubscribe instructions provided with each e-mail).

Online Children’s Privacy

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.

We encourage you to become involved with your child’s access to the Internet and to our site in order to ensure that his or her privacy is well protected. To read more about online safety and how to become more involved with your child’s online experience, visit

What about Online Advertising?

We may promote The Louis Zamperini Foundation by purchasing advertising space on third-party websites and / or applications. When you visit some websites and / or applications, we or a third party may place one or more types of cookies on your computer in order to recognize your computer.

Third-party companies also may collect anonymous information about your activity on our websites and on third-party websites and applications using online tracking technologies like cookies and web beacons. Tracking data collected by these third-party companies is used to decide which advertisements you see on third-party websites and applications, but does not identify you personally.

You may choose not to receive targeted advertisements from many ad networks, data exchanges, marketing analytics and other service providers by visiting the Ad Preferences Manager.

What about Links to other Websites?

Our website may contain links to other websites. To allow you to interact with third-party websites on which you may have accounts (such as social media websites) or join communities on such websites, we may provide links or embed third-party applications that allow you to login, post content, or join communities from our websites.

Please note that the third party websites accessed through links on our site are subject to the third party’s privacy policy and standards. We cannot assume any responsibility for the privacy practices, policies or actions of the third parties that operate these websites, or for how they collect, use or disclose your personal information. You should review the privacy policies of these websites before providing them with personal information.

Why Do We Collect, Use, and Disclose Personal Information?

The personal information collected through our website is used and disclosed only for our foundation. For example, we may collect, use and disclose your personal information to:

  • Establish, maintain and manage our relationship with you and fulfill orders that have been requested;

  • Communicate with you about resources which may be of interest to you;

  • Be able to comply with your requests;

  • Protect us against error, fraud, theft and damage to our property; and

  • Enable us to comply with applicable law or regulatory process (for example, we may collect personal information to satisfy the obligations imposed on us by various regulators).

The Louis Zamperini Foundation never sells, rents, leases or exchanges your personal information with other organizations.

How Long Do We Keep Your Personal Information?

We retain personal information for as long as we reasonably require. In determining data retention periods, The Louis Zamperini Foundation takes into consideration local laws, contractual obligations, and the expectations and requirements for handling such data.

Your Consent is Important to Us

By interacting with The Louis Zamperini Foundation (e.g., by using our website) and, if applicable, submitting your personal information, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

You may change or withdraw your consent at any time, subject to legal or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice, by contacting us at All communications with respect to such withdrawal or variation of consent must be in writing, and it may take us up to 30 days to process your withdrawal of consent. Please note that in some circumstances, withdrawing or changing your consent to certain uses of your personal information may affect: (i) our ability to provide you services you request; and (ii) your ability to access this website.

How is Your Personal Information Protected?

The Louis Zamperini Foundation uses Internet Encryption Software, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Protocol or Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol, when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information. Any information you enter is encrypted at your browser, sent over the public Internet in encrypted form.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while this website strives to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your personal information, we make commercially reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our systems. Also, if you provide us with your payment information, it is accessible only to a small number of trusted Louis Zamperini Foundation staff who have been specially trained in processing this information.

The security of your personal information is important to us. Please advise us immediately of any incident involving the loss of or unauthorized access to or disclosure of personal information that is in our custody or control.

Updating Your Personal Information.

It is important that the information contained in our records is both accurate and current. If your personal information happens to change during the course of our relationship, please keep us informed of such changes at In some circumstances we may comply with your request by appending an alternative text to the record in question.

Access to Your Personal Information.

You can ask about personal information we have about you. If you want to review, verify or correct your personal information, please contact us in writing at

When contacting us about your personal information, we may request specific information from you to confirm your identity and right to access, as well as to search for and provide you with the personal information that we hold about you.

Inquiries or Concerns?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or concerns about how we manage your personal information, please contact us at

Revisions to this Privacy Policy

The Louis Zamperini Foundation from time to time, may make changes to this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in its legal or regulatory obligations or in the manner in which we deal with your personal information (the date of the last update is shown below).

Interpretation of this Privacy Policy

Any interpretation associated with this Privacy Policy will be made by The Louis Zamperini Foundation. Unless otherwise indicated, this Privacy Policy does not create or confer upon any individual any rights, or impose upon The Louis Zamperini Foundation any rights or obligations outside of, or in addition to, any rights or obligations imposed by United States federal and state laws, as applicable.
(Last Updated 1/10/19)