PRIVACY: The John Muir Trail Foundation uses industry standard methods to protect any personal information (name, address, phone number and email address) you may share with us in the course of making a donation, signing up as a volunteer or registering for electronic communications. If you choose to make an online donation, your credit card information will be collected, encrypted and transferred to our secure server using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology in order to process the transaction. However, we do not store or otherwise retain your credit card information. Access to the remaining personal information is reserved solely for Foundation employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities. Your personal information will not be shared with any other organization or entity. The Foundation reserves the right to alter these terms at its discretion.