Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


At Methodist Children's Home, we are committed to respecting your privacy and security. Visitors are not required to provide personal information to utilize this web site. Information gathered through this site is never sold, rented or shared with anyone outside Methodist Children's Home.

Every effort is made to respond to inquiries and forward requests to the appropriate department in a timely manner. However, if you contact a department and do not receive a prompt response, please let us know by emailing our Public Relations Office. Any other questions regarding e-mails that have been sent through this web site or general information collected through online forms should be directed to:

Russell Rankin
Director of Public Relations
Methodist Children's Home
1111 Herring Avenue
Waco, TX 76708
254-750-1389 or 800-853-1272
E-mail: rrankin@mch.org

Methodist Children's Home is committed to protecting your private information and we do not share, sell or trade our mailing list to other groups or organizations, nor will we send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. If you would like more information, contact:

Trey Oakley
Vice President of Development
Methodist Children's Home
1111 Herring Avenue
Waco, TX 76708
254-750-1214 or 800-853-1272
E-mail: toakley@mch.org

We collect names, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses and credit card information (for those making online gifts) through the following voluntary sections in this site:

Application for Employment
Personal and employment information submitted through the online application form is collected by the human resources department and is used solely for employment purposes. This form utilizes the latest in Internet security software to safeguard this information. A member of the human resources staff will contact applicants in writing or by phone or e-mail regarding their application.

Ways To Give
Our Development Department maintains a secure online form that enables our donors to make online gifts. Development staff may utilize our database records for general mailings, "thank you" letters or phone calls, direct mail appeals, or invitations to special events. Individuals can update their information or opt-out at anytime by contacting the Development Department at the address below. The online donation form utilizes the latest in security software and a password-protected database to safeguard your personal information.

Access to Personal Information
The Development Department maintains a database of benefactors, alumni and individuals who request to be placed on the Sunshine mailing list. Our Development staff appreciates the efforts of individuals who contact the Home regarding changes to their personal information. Updates may be provided in writing or by telephone or e-mail. Questions regarding changes to the Development database should be directed to:

Development Department
Methodist Children's Home
1111 Herring Avenue
Waco, TX 76708
254-753-0181 or 800-853-1272
E-mail: development@mch.org