Formerly CAN Insurance Services



Notice Of Privacy Practices
Thank you for visiting the CalNonprofits Insurance Services (CIS) website and reviewing our privacy and security statement. At CIS, we value your business and are committed to protecting your privacy in everything we do. In the course of providing products and services, we may obtain nonpublic personal and medical information about you. Below is an explanation of how we use this information. If you have any questions, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Information Collection and Use:
We may collect nonpublic personal and medical information about you, when voluntarily provided to us, from the following sources:

  • from an application or other forms you send to us
  • from your dealings with us
  • from our website (e.g. email address, name or your organization, etc)

The information is used:
  • to contact you with the services in which you have expressed an interest
  • to have a third party perform a business function for us
  • to allow a provider (medical care institution or medical professional) to verify coverage or benefits, or conduct an audit
  • upon request by an insurance regulatory authority, law enforcement, or other governmental authority to prevent fraud
  • for marketing other products and services by us or our parent organization, California Association of Nonprofits

We also:
  • maintain appropriate safeguards to protect the information
  • require any organization that provides assistance with administering or providing services on our behalf to also maintain the confidentiality of this information

Internet Privacy

When you browse our website, you are anonymous. Personally identifiable information such as name, address, email address, etc. is not collected as you browse. The only data we collect and store from your browsing session is typical web server log data. Examples of this data are:

  • the IP (Internet Protocol) address of your computer
  • the domain name of your ISP (Internet Service Provider) (e.g.,, etc.)
  • the domain name and website address of the site that referred you to us
  • any search terms you may have used on a search engine to locate our site
  • the pages and documents accessed during your visit to our site
  • the time and date each page was visited on the site

This information is used for system administration, troubleshooting, and statistical analysis of site usage and traffic. This information is never shared or exchanged with a third party.

Additional Safeguards: We restrict access to the information to authorized individuals who need to know this information in order to provide service and products.

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This site contains links to other sites. CalNonprofits Insurance Services is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those websites. We strongly recommend you read the privacy statements of the other websites you visit.

Children’s Privacy:
Although this site is intended for the use of adults, the forms on this site could collect information from children who furnish it without parental consent or notification. Such information shall be deleted upon discovery or notification.

Changes to the Privacy Policy:
We reserve the right to change our privacy policy, and if so, will post the changes on our site. We encourage you to check this posted privacy statement for updates.

How You Can Access, Correct, or Request Further Information:
You can access, correct, or request further information regarding your personally identifiable information by sending us a written request to:

      CalNonprofits Insurance Services Attn: Privacy Officer
      P.O. Box 640 Capitola, CA 95010

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General Liability

Provides your agency with protection for a wide range of acts or offenses which result in bodily injury, property damage, personal and advertising injury said to be caused by your agency or one of your staff.


Commercial Property Insurance helps your nonprofit recover when certain disasters jeopardize your physical assets your organization owns or leases such as buildings, office equipment and office furniture. Covered events might include fire, windstorms, theft, or vandalism. Many policies also include Business Interruption Insurance. This policy covers up to twelve months of lost income when certain events force your client to put their business operations on hold. For example, if a fire destroys your client's workplace, Business Interruption Insurance can pay for the ongoing costs of keeping your client's business afloat when it can't generate revenue.

Directors & Officers (D&O)

Provides coverage for damages resulting from the wrongful acts of the directors, officers, trustees and managers as well as for the agency as an entity. Also provides coverage for employment related actions, including allegations of wrongful termination, harassment and discrimination. Ask about our exclusive D&O insurance plan which offers enhanced coverage for less money!


Coverage for bodily injury and property damage caused by employees and volunteers driving personal autos or agency-owned vehicles.

Professional Liability

Coverage for professionals such as mental health workers, counselors, teachers, social workers, publishers, and consultants.

Risk Management

Risk management is essential to lowering all of your insurance premiums. Good loss control programs and practices will help you save money in property insurance, workers’ compensation and even health insurance costs. We provide our members with expert consultation, technical expertise, and easy-to-use resources.

Take a look at our new webinar series!   These easy-to-understand webinars (about 15 minutes each) will provide you with insurance information and tips that all nonprofits need to know.

1. Managing Risk for a Successful Nonprofit Organization
2. An Introduction to Workers’ Compensation Insurance
3. Keeping Your Employees Safe and Your Cost Low (Part I) (Part II)
4. Managing Workers’ Compensation Claims & Cost (Part I) (Part II)

Cyber Liability

Designed to cover exposures associated with: privacy breach, the infringement of intellectual property, virus transmission, or any other serious trouble that may be spread via the web/email. Cyber Liability also provides cutting edge protection for data breaches related to the loss of laptops, smart phones, tablets, and other computer equipment when stolen by employees or others outisde of your organization. Any nonprofit with an online presence, receives donations via the web, network or database is at risk for errors, negligence or cyber crime should consider purchasing this insurance. 

Improper Sexual Conduct

Responds to claims of sexual molestation and abuse. Commonly purchased by group homes, schools, residential treatment centers and child care centers among others.

Employee Benefits Liability (EBL)

Covers specified damages from an organization's negligent handling of the administration of employee benefits program.

Fidelity/Employee Dishonesty

Provides a source of recovery of funds embezzled by employees or volunteers.

Umbrella Liability

Provides another layer of protection above and beyond the amounts or limits covered by your primary policies. Usually applies to general liability, employer's liability and auto policies.

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