Donor Privacy Policy

Linn Benton Food Share, the regional food bank for Linn and Benton counties in Oregon, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the goal that “Everybody Eats.” All contributions are tax deductible, as allowable by law. Donors should always defer to their tax professionals for specifics regarding tax deductibility of cash and in-kind gifts.

We value our donors and we take their privacy seriously. Linn Benton Food Share respects the privacy of the personal and organizational information that we are privileged to acquire. Our commitment to privacy includes how we obtain, use, protect, and share information.

Cultivating additional individuals to join in the support of Linn Benton Food Share is critical to the long-term success of our organization. Linn Benton Food Share collects and uses personal information such as name, address, phone number, and email address when an individual/organization voluntarily provides it to us.

We will not sell, trade or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations without specific permission from the donor.

Linn Benton Food Share keeps a record of each donor’s giving history. This information is kept on file for IRS purposes and is also used by the Community Resource and Development Department to analyze overall giving patterns for future budget projections.

To review or correct your personal contact information or for a copy of our most recent Annual Report, please contact Linn Benton Food Share by phone at 541-758-2609, email to:, or write to Linn Benton Food Share, Community Services Consortium, P.O Box 1920, Corvallis, OR  97339