Privacy and Use

Privacy Policy

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation (“Packard Foundation”) is committed to protecting the privacy of its website visitors. Accordingly, we have developed this Privacy Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose, and make use of information.

We will retain information only as long as necessary, keep it secure, and will never sell, rent, or share your information to other individuals or organizations without your permission .

We may collect information through web forms and emails submitted to Packard Foundation. (Your disclosure of this personal information is voluntary.)

We also collect visitor information during your visit to this website, which may include location, IP address, browser details, and similar information. We use visitor information for improving the design, function, and content of our website.

Trademark and Copyright

The contents of the website—including text, photos, images, design, logos, videos, music, art, publications and all other materials—is copyright the Packard Foundation unless otherwise noted.

Text, photos, images, design, logos, videos, music, art, and publications found on this website (“Website Content”) are the property of the Packard Foundation and its licensors. Except as otherwise expressly authorized in writing by the Packard Foundation, you are not authorized to, and will not, reproduce, download, distribute, display, or otherwise use Website Content or any portion of the Website Content. Such express written authorization is granted with respect to Website Content for which the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (“CC License”) is specifically stated to apply on this website. For questions or requests regarding use of Website Content, please send an email to,  referencing “Use of Materials” in your subject line.


The materials on Packard Foundation’s website are provided “as is.” Packard Foundation makes no warranties, expressed or implied. Further, Packard Foundation does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this website.

External Links

Our website contains links to other sites, also known as external links. When you click on one of these external links, you are entering another website for which Packard Foundation has no responsibility. Check the privacy policy of the website before sharing personal information. The inclusion of any external link does not imply endorsement by Packard Foundation of the website.


Questions regarding any of the above information should be sent to the Packard Foundation by email, referencing “Privacy and Use” in your subject line.