Privacy Policy

Exceptional Foresters Inc. (EFI) is a 501(c) non-profit, providing services to adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

When visitors requests information on the contacts page, we collect the data shown in the contacts form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We do not share your data with anyone and it is used for internal purposes only.

How long we retain your data

If you submit information on our contact form, the information and its metadata are retained indefinitely.

For users that apply for employment through our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have applied for employment, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

2009 W Railroad Ave.
Shelton, WA 98584

Additional information

The Exceptions Foresters’ web site is housed on a separate server and has no access to corporate servers and data.