Privacy Policy

World Renew, formerly known as The Christian Reformed World Relief Committee, is the sole owner of the information we receive from our website, phones, and mailing addresses. Online, we have access to or collect only the information that you give us voluntarily, and we use that information for promotions and to respond to your requests. We do not sell, rent, or exchange any of your information with anyone outside our organization. We do not use cookies or other online recognition or tracking software on our website. 

World Renew also takes precautions, both on and offline, to protect the sensitive information you submit when donating on Your information is encrypted, transmitted, stored, and used in a secure environment. At times World Renew partners with service departments within the Christian Reformed Church in North America to fulfill orders and complete mailings. These service departments do not use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing services requested by World Renew. 

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware that they are leaving our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information. 

World Renew provides opportunities, online and by mail, to opt in or out of our communications. You can access your information to:

  • Learn what data we have about you, if any. 
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Change your contact status with us by emailing or by calling 1-800-552-7972 in the US, or 1-800-730-3490 in Canada.

You can also reach us by postal mail:

World Renew - Canada
3475 Mainway,
P.O. Box 5070 STN LCD 1
Burlington, ON, L7R 3Y8

World Renew - US
1700 28th St SE 
Grand Rapids, MI 49508

World Renew always strives to be responsible in our management, truthful in advertising, and cost-effective in fundraising. We are committed to the highest standard of stewardship excellence. We will exert every effort to honor any designation of preference you have stated. In certain circumstances, where a project is overfunded or cannot be carried out in accordance with your preference, the funds will be used for similar projects in a similar region of the world.

If you have questions or concerns about your information privacy, please contact us at or at 1-800-552-7972 in the US, or at 1-800-730-3490 in Canada.