501(c)(3), public, non-profit organization

580 California Street
Suite 1200
San Francisco CA 94104




The Arts of Fashion Foundation seeks to protect your personal and private information. Any such information you submit on this website is for official Arts of Fashion Foundation use only. Please carefully review the Privacy Policy of the Arts of Fashion Foundation website (below) to learn about how the Foundation collects, uses and protects any information you provide on or through the website. By using the Site, you agree to this Policy. This Policy is subject to the Terms of Service posted on the website.

1. Managing Personal Information
You may review, correct, update or change your Personal Information, or remove your Personal Information from direct marketing efforts, at any time by contacting the Arts of Fashion Foundation: 555, California Street - Suite 4925, San Francisco, CA 94104 |

2. Information Collection & Use
Any information you submit on this website is for official Arts of Fashion Foundation use only. Information will not be sold or rented to any company or organization. As such, the information that you submit will only be used for the Foundation purposes by the Foundation itself or those designated as its agents.
The following types of information may be collected:
Personal Information: Should you choose to provide it, the Arts of Fashion Foundation may collect information that personally identifies you, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, or other data which can be reasonably linked to such information ("Personal Information"). The decision to provide this information is optional; however, if you elect not to provide such information, you may not be able to access certain content or features on the Site.
Non-Personal Information: The Arts of Fashion Foundation automatically collects information that does not reflect or reference an individually identifiable user and does so to help understand how visitors use the website. Like most websites, the Arts of Fashion Foundation’s website automatically collects and uses the data contained in log files, which may include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the Web browser you used to visit the website (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited the website and which pages you visited on the website

3. Cookies
The Arts of Fashion Foundation utilizes cookies (a small file containing a string of characters that uniquely identifies your Web browser). Most Web browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you may reset your Web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, certain features of the website may not work if you delete or disable cookies. Certain Service Providers of the Arts of Fashion Foundation may use cookies in connection with the services they perform on the Arts of Fashion Foundation’s behalf.

4. How Personal And Non-Personal Information is Used
Non-Personal Information and Personal Information are used for the Foundation purposes only, including, but not limited to, processing applications, contacting visitors who indicate they would like to receive additional information from the Arts of Fashion Foundation and processing all other forms submitted through the site, etc..
The Arts of Fashion Foundation will not sell, share, or rent Personal Information to third parties for their use, nor will the Foundation otherwise disclose Personal Information to such third parties, without your express permission or as expressly disclosed in this Privacy Policy. From time to time, the Foundation might establish a business relationship with other persons or entities whom the Foundation believes to be trustworthy ("Service Providers"). These Service Providers receive the information reasonably necessary for them to perform services for the Arts of Fashion Foundation.
Unless otherwise required by law, the Arts of Fashion Foundation does not disclose any Personal Information to third-parties; however, the Foundation reserves the right to make exceptions, such as when it is believed that an emergency, illegal activity or some other reasonable basis exists for notifying or providing such information to the appropriate authorities

5. Security
Information collected is stored on servers the Arts of Fashion Foundation manages, using standard security procedures and practices to protect information from unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification or disclosure. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while the Foundation strives to protect information transmitted on or through its website, the Arts of Fashion Foundation cannot and does not guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit on or through the website, and you do so at your own risk.

6. Children's Privacy Statement
The Arts of Fashion Foundation does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If the Foundation becomes aware that a child under the age of 13 has submitted Personal Information, the Foundation will delete such information from its records.

7. Privacy Policy Changes
The Arts of Fashion Foundation may, at its sole and absolute discretion, change this Privacy Policy from time to time. Arts of Fashion Foundation will post the Privacy Policy as changed on the website. Your continued use of the website constitutes your agreement to the Privacy Policy as changed. If you object to any such changes, your sole recourse shall be to cease using the Arts of Fashion Foundation’s website.

Effective Date: 01/01/2023


The Arts of Fashion Foundation does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

The Arts of Fashion Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.’s website.

The Arts of Fashion Foundation is a San Francisco-based 501(c)(3), public, non-profit organization, linking both academics and professionals alike and is dedicated in fostering international cultural exchange through the creation of a variety of educational programs meant to facilitate critical thinking and advance the field of fashion among artists, designers, scholars and students.The primary focus of the foundation is the continuous support of creativity and design process in fashion and the arts linked to it.