NCPA Foundation
100 Daingerfield Road
Alexandria, VA USA 22314
Tel: 800.544.7447
or 703.683.8200
Fax: 703.683.3619
Privacy Policy

Mission Statement

The NCPA Foundation advances independent community pharmacy through scholarships to pharmacy students, research/programs to improve the success of independent pharmacy and patient care, community health awareness programs, and aid to community pharmacy owners for their recovery in the event of disaster or other adverse circumstances.  

Who We Are

The NCPA Foundation is a nonprofit, philanthropic 501(c)(3) organization established in 1953.  The foundation is completely autonomous and relies on external support from individuals and corporations to maintain its far-reaching programs—including those that help develop the future leaders and entrepreneurs of the community pharmacy profession.
There is no other foundation in the United States solely dedicated to research, education and public outreach on behalf of independent community pharmacy.  Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted under federal tax law.  Federal tax ID:  90-0633086.

Our Core Focus

  • Stimulating pharmacy ownership and entrepreneurism in pharmacy students and pharmacists
  • Distributing educational aid to pharmacy students with a demonstrated interest in community pharmacy
  • Providing financial support for independent pharmacies in the event of disaster, accidents, illness, or other adverse circumstances
  • Supporting research to advance the competitive position of independent pharmacies in the health care marketplace
  • Educating communities on the important and unique benefits of independent pharmacy services

Privacy Policy & Terms and Conditions

The NCPA Foundation respects the privacy of visitors to our Web site. To protect your online privacy, the NCPA Foundation has implemented the following policy that discloses the privacy practices for

Information Collected—General
The NCPA Foundation is the sole owner of the information collected on our site. The NCPA Foundation, and its divisions, uses data collected to better serve independent community pharmacy; to improve our own web content; to process a user's request (i.e. registration, product purchase, subscription service); to respond to visitors' interests, needs and preferences; and to develop and market new products and services.

This information is not sold or distributed in any other manner that is not disclosed in this policy.

Information Collected From NCPA Foundation Registrants and Customers
To gain access to subscription/CE services on the NCPA Foundation Web site, users may be asked to register and provide some information. This information is submitted voluntarily. The NCPA Foundation asks users to provide information such as their name, company/pharmacy name, contact information, business phone/fax, and e-mail.

Information Collected From General Users
The NCPA Foundation does not collect any personal information from users browsing our Web site. Users to the public areas of the Web site browse anonymously. Only aggregate data (see Log Files) may be collected.

Log Files
We use IP addresses to analyze trends and track users' movements throughout our site. Aggregate data—such as the number of hits per page, what pages are visited—are also collected. Aggregate data are only used for internal and marketing purposes and do not provide any personally identifying information.

From time-to-time, the NCPA Foundation will feature surveys and user polls on its Web site. Participation is voluntary. Information requested may include name, contact information, demographic information and survey/poll-related information. Such information will be used for improving the use of the NCPA Foundationís offerings.

Special Offers
The NCPA Foundation may send out information on our products, services or special offers. We offer the option not to receive these types of communications. See Opt-Out/Redress below.

Use of Cookies
Cookies are files that contain information created by a web server that can be stored on a user's hard disk for use either during a particular session ("per-session" cookie) or for future use ("persistent" cookie). Cookies are not used to disseminate significant information about users over the Internet or to analyze any information that users have knowingly or unknowingly provided. When a user registers, the system will ask whether the user approves of the attachment of a cookie. Users may instruct their Internet browsers to opt out of accepting a "persistent" cookie and rather accept only a "per-session" cookie, but will need to login each time they visit the site to enjoy the full benefits. If the user declines the attachment of any cookie, the user may not have access to the full benefits of the Web site.

Privacy Issues Regarding Links To Other Sites
The NCPA Foundation Web site contains links to other Web sites. The NCPA Foundation has no control over, and is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites.

Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletters or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by replying to the listed unsubscribe address or e-mail us directly at

Also, if any user suspects the NCPA Foundation has handled its personal information in a manner that does not comply with this privacy statement, please contact us by e-mailing to or by calling 703-838-2653.