Privacy Policy

The American Goat Initiative (AGI) is committed to protecting your privacy.  This Privacy Policy discloses how we collect, use and share information that we gather about you on  It also describes the choices you have regarding our use of and your ability to correct information. This Policy does not include websites, mobile applications or other services that link to another privacy policy.  This Privacy Policy is important and we encourage you to carefully read it.

What information do we collect?
  • We collect information from you when you make a donation to AGI to support Research or Education, or both by using the online Donation form, in order to provide a receipt to you for your donation.
  • You may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information, depending on your activity.
  • This website does not store any credit card information, and that information is entered directly at a processing provider.
What do we use your information for?
  • Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
    1. To process transactions
    2. To provide you with information
    3. To send periodic emails, notices and updates pertaining to your acccount, and send the American Goat Federation newsletter, but only if you request it.
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, email us at If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving the American Goat Federation newsletter, simply click on unsubscribe at the bottom of the newsletter.

How do we protect your information?
  • We use a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you use our online membership renewal or join service. We use a secure server. ALL information on our site is protected by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, in addition to other forms of web security that protect you as well when you visit our site.
  • This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting the business of our association, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
  • We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
  • However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to our site host for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
  • All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via SSL and then encrypted into our Paypal account.  We do not store any private payment banking information or credit card information on our server.
Do we use cookies?
  • No. We do not use cookies.
Your Consent
  • By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.
Changes to our Privacy Policy
  • If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.
Contacting Us


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