Privacy Policy

Committed to Respecting the Privacy of Individuals

All photos of BRC staff, clients, and volunteers were taken and posted with consent. 

Our sincere thanks to Odessa Films, and photographers Radhika Chalasani and Chasi Annexy for capturing these moments.

Privacy Policy

Thank you for your interest in BRC's privacy policy. We are committed to respecting the privacy of individuals who use our website to learn about BRC, the people we serve, and the work we do to help end homelessness in New York City, and all our generous donors who make online gifts to BRC through our website.

Bowery Residents' Committee, Inc. (BRC) operates our site in accordance with the following privacy policy. By navigating BRC's website, you consent to the terms and conditions of this privacy policy.

What Information Does BRC Collect?

You can access BRC's website without providing any personally identifying information. BRC only collects personally identifying information when you voluntarily send it to us, such as when you contact us via e-mail or make an online donation. When you submit information of this nature to us, we use it only for internal purposes and do not share it with anyone outside of BRC. This includes any information that you supply when making a donation.

How Does BRC Use This Information?

If you choose to provide us with personally identifiable data, we may contact you in the future by mail, e-mail, or telephone to thank you for your support and to let you know about BRC-related events, news, or volunteer and support opportunities. If you would rather not be contacted by us in this way, please let us know by e-mailing or writing:

Development Department
131 West 25th Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10001

How Secure are Online Donations made to BRC?

Very secure. Online donations made to BRC containing personal and credit card information are transmitted to us through, using the latest secure socket layering (SSL) technology, encrypting your credit card information so that it is not revealed to any third parties. is VeriSign-approved. VeriSign is the leading provider of digital trust services. To learn more about how securely processes your donations to BRC, click here.

Questions and Feedback

If you have any questions or comments about this privacy policy, please contact us at We look forward to hearing from you.

From the Desk of Muzzy

What distinguishes BRC is not what we do, but how we do it.

Muzzy Rosenblatt,
CEO & President