Privacy Policy

Who we are

West African Community Council is a 501(c)(3) registered charity.
We are located in King County, and serve mainly the West African refugee and immigrant community.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We are using trusted software to build and protect our site, and taking every known precaution to protect your personal information from malware and bots that exist on the web. We require minimal information from users in our intake forms, and store as little data as we can get away with – here is everything you’ll need to know.

Contact forms

Our contact form uses Contact 7 and Contact Form CFDB7 to accept incoming messages and parse them from spam messages before sending them to our inbox at To do this, your name, email, and messages are stored in a WordPress Database.

Payment Portals

Our GiveWP donation forms use PayPal’s Standard Payment Pathway to complete IPN verified transactions. We do not require billing details.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.