We understand that you may be concerned about how your information is stored on our website. We hope that the information provided on this page will help you to understand that donating to Necessities is a safe and secure process, whether you are donating over the phone or through our website. We have the following policies regarding your credit card and personal information.

  • We do not store credit card information on our server. When your transaction is complete, only your shipping and billing address is added to our database.
  • Your billing information is confirmed via our payment gateway, but not shared with or sold to any third party companies.
  • The online check out process is completely secure and cannot be intercepted by a third party. An icon shown in the lower bar of your web browser will indicate that you are on a secure page.
  • Phone donations are processed through a reputable and secure Credit Card processor, and then destroyed.


This statement is being provided to you in accordance with your rights as our customer.

At Necessitiesbag.org we consider your personal privacy one of our most important values. We are committed to protecting your privacy and we intend to do everything we can to ensure that it is secure.

We do not give out your credit card information, address, telephone number or screen names. You may be asked to provide us with information on some Web pages. This information may include contact information, financial information, etc. Your information may be used by Necessitiesbag.org to provide you with any other information that may be important to you. Financial information is collected to enable us to bill for products. We will not share your personal information with any external organization nor will we sell any personal information about you, including your e-mail address.

This site contains links to other sites and Necessitiesbag.org is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these web sites.

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Necessitiesbag.org reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this policy at any time.


Not Applicable


Mastectomy patients are never charged for a Necessities Bag.

Necessities Bags may be sponsored for $50 each.

  • A contribution of any amount is truly appreciated — whether your gift sponsors a bag or offers general support to the organization.
  • Add a personal touch to your gift!
  • Include a short message or just your name on a gift card to be placed inside the Necessities Bag.

You may never know the woman you helped, but she will have your name to remember.

Necessities, Inc. is a 50lc(3) organization and donations are tax deductible according to law. All gifts are acknowledged in writing for tax records.Contributions to Necessities can be made in honor of a woman battling breast cancer, in memory of someone, or for special occasions such as Mother’s Day or a birthday.

Donations may also be made to support national distribution of Necessities Bags. Please let us know if you wish to support an established Necessities Affiliate in another state.