This website is owned and operated by or on behalf of Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, Inc. ("Grayson"). Grayson recognizes that visitors to our website may be concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. Grayson has created this Privacy Policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy.

Please Note: This Privacy Policy was last modified on September 20th, 2004 and is subject to future change without notice.

If you have any questions about Grayson's Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:

Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation
821 Corporate Drive
Lexington, KY 45053

or e-mail us at:

We are available to answer your questions or hear your concerns.
Grayson uses its best efforts to respect and protect the privacy of our online visitors and donors. Grayson will not share your e-mail address with third parties.

Grayson may share financial donor postal mailing lists with other non-profits for a one-time use by the other non-profit. If you are a financial donor to Grayson, you may request that we withhold your mailing information from any list exchanges with other non-profits. Please e-mail us at In the subject field, type "Mailing List Opt Out" and provide us your name, e-mail or postal address depending on how you made your contribution to Grayson. Grayson postal mailing lists are never sold to third parties.

Our website contains links to other websites. Grayson is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites.

Grayson cares about the safety and security of your transaction. We use high-grade encryption and the https security protocol to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol, which makes it extremely difficult for anyone else to intercept the credit card information you send to us. Companies we work with to process credit card transactions also use high-grade encryption and security protocols.

In addition to maintaining privacy and security controls over information you share with us, Grayson works to accurately process your contribution information. During business hours, staff is available to answer questions about your financial donation.

Grayson employs error-checking procedures to make certain transactions are processed completely and accurately. As necessary, changes are made to improve our systems. And, independent external and internal audits are conducted to ensure the privacy, security and appropriate processing of your information on our site.

Visitors should be aware that non-personal information and data may be automatically collected by the Grayson website through the use of "cookies". Cookies are small text files a website can use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor's ongoing access to and use of the website, and allow a website to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor's system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning website. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie feature. Grayson uses cookie technology only to obtain non-personal information from its online visitors in order to improve visitors' online experience and facilitate their visit within our website.

Thank you for visiting our website. Please contact us should you have any questions about the operation of the site.