Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions, and Refund Policy



The Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of visitors to This Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions (the “Policy”) is designed to inform you about our obligations to you. If you have questions about this Policy, please contact us.

Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy online. When you visit our site, we may ask you for personal information from you such as your name and e-mail address.

In addition, our site uses the Google Analytics web analytics service. Information recorded by Analytics includes information such as how you arrived at our site (including the URL you came from, if you arrived from another site), your network name, your browser type, which type of Internet browsing device you are using, the country, state, and city where your server is located, and the pages that were viewed during your visit to our site.

This site uses two specific Google Analytics features: Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. These features generate information about a user’s age, gender and interests from Google’s Interest-based advertising or third-party audience data to improve services on this website. This information is tracked using Google’s DoubleClick cookie.

We do not and will not merge any personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information previously collected unless you have been given notice of and have given prior affirmative (i.e. opt-in) consent to that merger. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this website is restricted by the Google Privacy Policy. To provide website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs.

Finally, we do not sell or rent personal information to others. We use your information only for the limited purposes of sending you updates and useful information about our programs, promotional information, enhancing the site operation, for statistical purposes, and for overall systems administration.

Terms and Conditions

By accessing, you are agreeing in good faith to the following terms. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access or use If you breach any of the terms of this Policy, your authorization to use automatically terminates.

AACF’s Proprietary Rights and Re-Use Policy

The materials on are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and/or other intellectual property laws, and any unauthorized use of the materials may violate such laws. You agree to comply with all applicable laws, governmental regulation and guidelines with respect to or otherwise arising out of your use of

Links provides links to other websites and resources. Because AACF has no control over these sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that AACF does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources.

Claims of Copyright Infringement

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes on their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by AACF infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked. Notices and counter-notices must meet the then-current statutory requirement.

Disclaimers and its materials are provided “AS-IS.”  AACF does not make any express or implied warranties, representations, or endorsements whatsoever with regard to the materials or related information. may include inadvertent inaccuracies or errors. Additionally, the possibility exists that a third party could make unauthorized alterations to content or features. Although we attempt to ensure the integrity of, we make no guarantees as to its completeness or correctness. In the event that a situation arises in which’s completeness or correctness is in question, please contact us with, if possible, a description of the material to be checked and the location (URL) where such material can be found on, as well as information sufficient to enable us to contact you.

Limitation of Liability

Neither AACFI nor any of its affiliates, directors, officers, employees or consultants are responsible or liable for any damages of any kind arising out of or relating in any way to and/or materials contained on, any linked site or any content or service available through Your sole remedy for dissatisfaction with the site, content services, or any linked site is to stop your use of it.


You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless AACF and our directors, officers, employees, and consultants, from and against any claim or demand (including reasonable attorney fees) arising from: (a) your activities in connection with; (b) any violation of this Policy by you; and, (c) any allegation that any submissions or other materials you submit to us or transmit to infringe or otherwise violate the copyright, trademark trade secret, or other intellectual property or other rights of any third party.

General and Changes

If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of this Policy, or portion of this Policy, to be unenforceable, that provision will be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of this Policy, and the remainder of this Policy will continue in full force and effect. Any failure of AACF to enforce or exercise any provision of this Policy or related right will not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.

Our Contact Information

Joel Ayres, Executive Director

Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF)
5716 Folsom Boulevard, #149
Sacramento, CA 95819

You may also send an email to

Refund Policy


Welcome to the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF) on the World Wide Web. Please review these Site terms of use which govern your use of and donation purchases from our Site. By accessing, browsing, or using this Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to these terms then please do not use this Site.

AACF controls and operates this Site from its offices within the United States. Claims relating to, including the use of, this Site and the materials contained herein are governed by the laws of the United States and the State of California. If you do not agree, please do not use this Site. If you choose to access this Site from another location, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

We accept donations online using the following methods:

  • American Express
  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • Debit cards connected with either Visa or MasterCard

When using a debit card connected with either a Visa or MasterCard, you must have sufficient funds in your account at the time of charge, as we charge for classes at the time of registration.

Paying by Credit Card?

Using credit cards at is safe. AACF only uses processing solutions that are in compliance with the Payment Cardholder Information Data Security Standard, PCI-DSS, to protect your information.  See PCI Security Standards.  Credit cards are transferred in an encrypted form using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption. Credit card information is then stored at a highly-secured location which meets all Visa, MasterCard, and American Express standards for security. All credit card numbers are encrypted at both the database and individual transaction level. Your complete credit card number is never accessible to anyone once you hit the submit button on our site.  Your information is safe with us.

AACF does not sell, rent, or share your credit information with any third party.


All donations and/or sponsorships made are final. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding our refund policy.


Our Contact Information

Joel Ayres, Executive Director

Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF)
5716 Folsom Boulevard, #149
Sacramento, CA 95819

You may also send an email to