Privacy Policy


This is the privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) for (“Website”) and does not apply to information collected in any other way, unless expressly indicated by the Group (such as by including a link to this Privacy Policy on other Group websites or otherwise displaying these terms). By visiting and/or using this Website, you have agreed to this Privacy Policy.

The Group (“we” or “us”) reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting revisions to this Website. Such changes will be effective upon posting. The Group may include, but is not limited to, Bloomberg Philanthropies Support LLC, 25 East 78th Street LLC, Fund for Cities of Service, Inc., C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group Inc., Bloomberg Associates Foundation Inc., Bloomberg Associates LLC, The Bloomberg Family Foundation Inc., and the philanthropic programs of Bloomberg L.P.


When using our Site, you may provide information about yourself, such as your name, address, email address, phone number, and any other information you choose to provide.  We collect this information when you subscribe to our mailing list, contact us through the Site, or interact with us for any other purpose.

We may also collect information about you from other individuals and organizations, and we may combine this information with any information that you provide to us.

We (or authorized third parties on the Site) collect information relating to your interactions with us and our Site, including your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses and other information we collect through the use of cookies and similar technology. This information may include, but is not limited to, information about the IP address of your computer, browser type, operating system, the state or country from which you accessed this Website, the web pages visited, the date and the time of a visit, and the websites you visited immediately before and after visiting this Website.  To opt-out of Google Analytics, please click here. We may combine any information that we collect, including device information, with any information that you choose to provide to us.

Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually set your browser to disable cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. However, note that portions of this Website may not function properly if you disable cookies.

We require that users under 18 years of age or under the age of majority in their jurisdiction not submit personal information. In accordance with the U.S. federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. We encourage parents to participate actively in their children’s Internet experience.

Do not provide information about others unless you are authorized to do so and consent to have all information used, disclosed, and transferred in accordance with this Privacy Policy. By submitting the information about others, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to do so and that you have received authorization from the person about whom you are providing the information and that person has consented to have all information used, disclosed, and transferred in accordance with this Privacy Policy.


We and third parties working on our behalf use this information for carefully considered business purposes which also benefit our users and which include some or all of the following:

  • To respond to your inquiries;
  • To send Beyond Carbon updates and other communications that may be of interest to you;
  • To enhance your experience with this Website, including to save your preferences
  • To analyze website usage and analyze use of the Website;
  • To protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of the Group or others and to monitor compliance with and enforce any terms of any agreement with the Group;
  • To operate our organization and systems properly.

Third parties working on our behalf and third parties with whom we work, including, but not limited to, our partners use the non-personally identifiable information that they may collect during your visits to this Website and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice and how to “opt out” of cookies placed by the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) member networks for this purpose, you can visit

You may instruct the Group at any time not to use your personal information collected in connection with your request to provide you with offers and promotions by contacting us at Please also note that these processes may take some time to complete, consistent with applicable law. Please note that if you exercise choice in this manner, you will continue to receive communications concerning your account and products and services you requested, and in response to any requests for information by you.

To assist us with the uses described in this Privacy Policy, information we or our designated service providers have collected about you through this Website, including your use of this Website, may be aggregated, analyzed or enhanced with personal or other information about you that we have from other sources.

We may share the information we collect with other parties, including the following:

  • Organizations, campaigns, groups, candidates, or causes that we believe have similar viewpoints, principles, or objectives or share similar goals and with organizations that facilitate communications and information sharing among such groups;
  • Service providers or agents that perform activities for us, such as those for statistical analysis, payment processing, or sending you email or postal mail;
  • As part of a change of corporate control or other transfer of all or part of our assets, including as part of a bankruptcy proceeding;
  • Pursuant to a subpoena, court order, governmental inquiry, or other legal process or as otherwise required by law, or when needed in our judgment to protect our rights or the rights of third parties or for safety or security reasons;
  • With your consent or as otherwise disclosed at the time of data collection or sharing.

We may share information that has been anonymized or aggregated, without limitation.

We may share your personal information with third parties who perform services on our behalf and to respond to your request or inquiry. We may also share your personal information with partners, affiliates, and/or third parties interested in serving you or informing you about their companies or organizations. You may instruct us at any time not to share your personal information with such partners, affiliates, and/or third parties by contacting us at

We are not responsible for the collection, use, and/or disclosure of your information by affiliates and third parties, including, but not limited to, our partners. Such collection, use, and/or disclosure by partners, affiliates, or third parties are governed by their privacy policies.

If you participate in certain features of this Website, please note that any information you or others voluntarily disclose through use of these features becomes available to the public and/or other users whom you have designated and will be visible to such individuals for their use. We are not responsible for the information that you or others choose to disclose publicly on this Website, and neither our use nor others’ use of such information is subject to this Privacy Policy.

We may use or disclose on this Website or elsewhere the information and contents of the material you submit, post, upload, or otherwise make available on this Website, such as in a grant application. You understand and agree that such information and contents of the material will not be treated as confidential by us. You further understand and agree that the outcome of any grant application that you submit will not be treated as confidential.


Any of your personal information collected by us through this Website is kept on secure servers. We use security measures appropriate to the provision of the relevant product or services, such as reasonable administrative, technical, personnel, and physical measures to safeguard personal information on such servers. To help us protect your privacy, you should maintain the secrecy of any username and password you set up in connection with your participation in this Website’s service, if any. Personal information is retained for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which it is collected, including legitimate business reasons, and/or legal and regulatory requirements.


Depending on the jurisdiction, you may have the right to access, correct, delete, or restrict use of certain personal information covered by this Privacy Policy. Depending on the jurisdiction, you may also have the right to request that we refrain from processing personal information. Please bear in mind that if you make such a request this may affect our ability to provide our products and services. For inquiries about your personal information, please contact us at Please include the following information in all requests: first name, last name, and e-mail address and “Privacy” in the Subject line. While we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate your request, we also reserve the right to impose certain restrictions and requirements on such requests, if allowed or required by applicable laws. Please note that it may take some time to process your request, consistent with applicable law.

To opt out of our email updates and other communications, you can use the link provided at the bottom of each message. You may also opt out or unsubscribe from future emails by sending a request to using the subject line “Unsubscribe from email communications.” To ensure your opt-out request is properly processed, be sure to send your message using the same email account to which we sent our correspondence.


Some of the uses and disclosures mentioned in this Privacy Policy may involve the transfer and processing of your personal information to and in various countries that may have different levels of privacy protection than your country. By using our products and services, you consent to the transfer of your information to the United States and other countries around the world that may not guarantee the same level of protection for such information as your country and to the processing of your information in these countries.


This Website may contain links to third-party websites, including to social networking websites. We are not responsible for any personal information you may provide while on such websites. Any information provided on such websites is governed by the privacy policies of the third-party websites.


If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at