The Carnegie Institution for Science respects the privacy of all donors. We believe in safeguarding personal information and ensuring that donor privacy is protected. Your name, address, and any other personal data you provide will be used only by the Carnegie Institution to keep you informed of our activities, including our programs, special events, and funding needs. If at any time you choose not to receive these communications, you may contact the institution and we will gladly remove your name from our mailing list.


Electronic Personal Records

Donor information is maintained in a secured database, and only authorized personnel have access to this information and only for appropriate business purposes.


Mailing Lists  

The institution does not rent, sell, give away, or trade its donor lists or any information contained on those lists. Donor information is used by the institution for charitable purposes only as described above and will not be used by any entity outside the institution. To review personal information collected and/or to request changes, please contact Irene Stirling, Manager of Advancement Operations, at


Authorized Release of Information

The Carnegie Institution for Science may be legally required to disclose information on occasion. Carnegie complies with all applicable legal requirements and standards.