Michigan Lutheran Seminary (MLS) Foundation is committed to the highest
standards of integrity in all of its activities. Hence it is committed
to the ethical collection, retention and use of information about
donors and prospects in all of its activities.|
our mailing list or donor giving records are given only to employees
who need such information to perform their assigned duties for the MLS
Foundation. Information may also be given on a limited basis to
agencies that prepare mailing on our behalf or analyze our data for the
purpose of a financial audit.
In our efforts to support Michigan
Lutheran Seminary, a preparatory school in the ministerial education
system of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS), the MLS
Foundation will routinely share information about donors and prospects
with the Office of the Ministry of Christian Giving (MCG) of the WELS.
Such information is in the form of entry into a database, which is
recognize and thank them for their generosity, the MLS Foundation may
occasionally release a list of donors. In such cases, other
organizations and third parties would have access to the donor names.
The MLS Foundation maintains a secure office and computer environment so that information is not placed at unreasonable risk.
you prefer that your donation and/or any of your information be kept
anonymous, please inform an employee of the MLS Foundation. The
employee will draft an understanding of your request in writing and
obtain your signature. An example of a privacy understanding is