Privacy Policy

Who we are

Catholic Charities Milwaukee serves the 10 southeastern counties of Wisconsin under the auspices of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Our organization’s website is 

This website, is designed to serve the clients and community partners of Catholic Charities Milwaukee’s Refugee and Immigration Services program.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments and Media

We do not allow visitors to make comments or upload media on our website. While we would love to hear feedback about our website and answer your personal questions directly, we cannot provide legal advice to anyone who is not a client.


In order to improve our website and make it a useful tool for everyone, we use cookies for analytics. However, we anonymize IP addresses in order to protect your privacy. Our cookies are for analytical purposes only. We do not advertise our services. The performance of our website is aggregated by MonsterInsights. To view their full privacy policy, please visit

Anonymizing IP addresses also helps us comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). On the subject of GDPR, we do not target a European audience for our website or our services. If someone in the our service area seeks our expertise as either a visitor to our website or a client sponsoring a European immigrant, we are glad to help. However, this website is intended as educational tool rather than a marketing device.

Catholic Charities Donor Privacy Policy

As a member organization of the National Conference of Catholic Charities, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee abides by a code of ethics that recognizes and respects confidentiality as a living principle within the agency. Therefore, established policies and procedures emphasize the protection of the privacy of relationships established with clients, donors and other key stakeholders. To support Catholic Charities’ donors’ privacy rights, personal information related to donors will not be sold nor commercially exchanged. (Adopted by Catholic Charities Board of Trustees, February 2008)

Blackbaud processes your donations made to Catholic Charities Milwaukee. To protect your credit card information, when used according to manufacturer’s instructions, Blackbaud (1) Encrypts personal and credit card information during all transactions; and (2) Sends an automated confirmation email for all transactions.

Serving the nonprofit and education sectors for 30 years, Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) combines technology and expertise to help organizations achieve their missions. Blackbaud works with more than 27,000 customers in over 60 countries that support higher education, healthcare, human services, arts and culture, faith, the environment, independent K-12 education, animal welfare, and other charitable causes. Blackbaud is headquartered in Charleston, S.C., and has operations in the United States, Australia, Canada, Mexico, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Additional Resources

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