Privacy Notice

HBMDR Online Privacy Statement

The Hawaii Bone Marrow Donor Registry (referred for the purposes of this Online Privacy Statement as HBMDR or “we”) is committed to respecting your privacy. The HBMDR website ( has been structured so you can visit it without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information you choose to provide HBMDR with personally identifiable information (any information by which you can be identified), you can be assured it will be used only to support your relationship with HBMDR.

As you browse through this website, the HBMDR collects some non-personally identifiable data such as:

The HBMDR collects this information for statistical purposes and for evaluating this website to make it more useful to visitors.

Personal Information

This website collects personally identifiable information only if you voluntarily submit it. On some pages, you may be able to update your contact information, choose to provide an online contribution or submit other requests. The personal information collected on these pages is your name and contact information. In some cases, you may submit additional information as needed to complete your request.

If you choose to make an online financial contribution to the HBMDR, transactions are handled through PayPal, an internet software and services company that provides secure and guaranteed safe monetary transactions. All information collected by PayPal is encrypted and transactions are conducted through a secure socket layer (SSL).


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