The Community Wealth Fund collects, processes and stores personal information (meaning information that relates to you from which you can be identified such as your name, address and other contact details) in accordance with its obligations under UK and EU data protection law.

This privacy policy describes our policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of your information. By signing up to the Community Wealth Fund Alliance, you agree to the collection of use of information in accordance with this privacy policy.

If you have any questions of the privacy policy, please contact Community Wealth Fund Communications Coordinator Lizzie Tribone (

How is your data collected and used? 
Your data will be collected by an online form that asks you to provide your first and last name, email address, and the name of your organisation.

By signing up through the form, you are consenting to having the name of your organisation listed in our list of Community Wealth Fund Alliance members, which appears on the website You are also consenting to receiving regular updates from the Community Wealth Fund via our newsletter.

Data is processed and stored through Campaign Monitor. Salesforce is used for customer relationship management to improve our communications.

The Community Wealth Fund also uses social media platforms to link to and disseminate information about the campaign. The Community Wealth Fund’s social media accounts and pages are managed by Local Trust staff members. No information from Alliance members is imported or exported to these platforms.

Who is collecting your data? 
Local Trust, secretariat of the Community Wealth Fund Alliance, is the designated data controller. For more information, please read Local Trust’s privacy policy.

How long is your data stored for? 
The Community Wealth Fund retains personal data only for as long as necessary in accordance with the above purposes and applicable laws. When personal data is no longer necessary for these purposes it is securely deleted.

Links to other websites 
Our website has links to third-party websites that are not operated by the Community Wealth Fund. We assume no responsibility for the privacy policies of any third party websites and advise you to review the privacy policy on the link you visit.


How are cookies used? 

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites. We use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience.

Our Company uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website, including:

  • Keeping Alliance members signed into the resources page
  • Understanding how you use our website

We use Google Analytics to track how you use our website, however this does not identify you personally. We also use a cookie to detect whether you have previously entered the password on the Resources page to ensure you don’t get asked it every time. This cookie also cannot be used to identify you.

Specifically, the cookies we use are:

Cookie Name Used For
wp-postpass_ Detecting input password on Resources page



These Google Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data


What are your data protection rights? 
Under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you have the right to request:

  • Copies of your personal data
  • A correction of information that is inaccurate or incomplete
  • The erasure of your personal data
  • A restriction or objection to processing your data
  • Your data transferred to another organisation

Changes to this privacy policy 
We may update our privacy policy from time to time. We will notify Alliance members of any change to our privacy policy and update this page accordingly.