The Raven Radio Foundation (KCAW) respects your privacy and preferences. This cookie policy (the “Cookie Policy”) sets forth the terms under which you share your personal data with KCAW, how KCAW collects your data, and your rights with respect to understanding and modifying how it will be collected and used.

I. How does this Cookie Policy apply to you?

Generally: This Cookie Policy applies to the personal data provided to KCAW when you make a donation, sign up for a newsletter, purchase a product, or otherwise provide us with information via the KCAW website, located at, or any other domain names owned or controlled by KCAW (the “Website”).

Minors: It is KCAW’s policy not to solicit knowingly any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.

II. Why do we hold and process personal data?

Cookies are a useful way for us to understand how supporters use KCAW’s web site. When you visit our web site, we will use cookies to collect data from your computer or other device, such as a smart phone or tablet. Cookies are created by your web browser when you visit our website. Every time you return to our website, your browser will send the cookie file back to the website’s server. They improve your experience of using our website by, for example, preserving your preference settings so that you are shown information likely to be most relevant to you, and measuring your use of the website so that we may continuously improve it. Cookies can also be used to show you relevant KCAW content on social media services. 

The KCAW Raven Radio website may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by other organizations, including private sector partners, other NGOs and charities, and other public media entities, including but not limited to CoastAlaska member stations. These third-party websites have their own privacy policies, including policies on the use of cookies, which would apply to the use of personal information you submit or which is collected by cookies while visiting those websites. KCAW cannot accept responsibility for the privacy practices of such third-party websites, and we recommend therefore that you familiarize yourself with their policies.

III. What personal browsing information might KCAW collect?

KCAW will only collect personal data about you that is relevant to the type of transaction or project you have engaged in with us. Any sensitive personal data KCAW collects through means such as our online donation form is stored on a password-protected system to which only a limited number of relevant staff have access.

IV. How will KCAW use your browsing data?

To analyze and improve the activities and content offered by the KCAW website to provide you with the most user-friendly navigation experience. We may also use and disclose personal information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.

V. How to control what we send you and update your personal information

FOR NEWSLETTERS: you can opt out of marketing emails at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in any marketing email from KCAW.

FOR WEBSITE COOKIES: please go to to opt out of Google Analytics’ collection efforts. To learn more about about the type of cookies used by Google, go to:

VI. How KCAW keeps your data safe

We ensure that there are appropriate technical controls in place to protect your personal details. For example, our online forms that ask for personal information are stored on networks that are password-protected and routinely monitored. All sensitive personal data is stored on a secure database, to which only a limited number of relevant staff have access.

We sometimes use external companies to collect or process personal data on our behalf. We do comprehensive checks on these companies before we work with them, and in our legal agreements, we clearly set out our requirements regarding how they manage the personal data to which they have access. We have a robust partner-monitoring framework to ensure these contractual obligations are met.

VII. Changes to KCAW’s Cookie Policy

This policy may be updated from time to time, so you may wish to check it each time you submit personal information to KCAW. The date of the most recent revisions will appear on this page. If you do not agree to these changes, please do not continue to use the KCAW website to submit personal information to KCAW. If material changes are made to the Cookie Policy, we will notify you by placing a prominent notice on the website.