Your Safety and Your Privacy 

Please take reasonable measures to protect your safety and privacy when posting to Lend and Tend's social media channels, when communicating via text, phone and email and when meeting other Lend and Tend users in person. By submitting your interest to join Lend and Tend, you agree to hold neither Joyce Veheary, the founder of Lend and Tend, nor anyone affiliated with Lend and Tend responsible or liable for any circumstance resulting from a Lend and Tend Patch-Match or communication.


Our Commitment to Privacy

Lend and Tend and it's founder and affiliates respect everyone's right to privacy. The personally identifiable information we may collect, if any, and how we might use this information, follow.

This policy also describes other important topics relating to your privacy. Lend and Tend reserves the right to modify this privacy policy at any time. We will promptly reflect any such modifications on these pages.


Use of Cookies

The Lend and Tend website may use cookies to verify its visitors' identity to provide services related to the use of Groups. However, it should be noted that Lend and Tend currently operates in the Square Space service-based content management system, which means that cookies may be used in accordance with Square Space's aims. It should be noted that cookies can also be used to further the aims of individuals, for example, to develop a mobile app, that each visitor may use for the purpose of being Patch-Matched and communicating via existing Lend and Tend social media channels. Cookies set by and for Square Space service-based content management system are outside the control of Lend and Tend and is subject to Square Space's privacy policy.



Children may participate in garden-sharing with Lend and Tend only with the permission and supervision of their parents and/or guardians (Lender or Tender). LendandTend.com does not intend to collect any information from individuals under the age of 13.


Information Collection

In general, when you visit the LendandTend.com site and access information, you remain anonymous. We do not require you to register or provide personal information to us in order to view our site. There are occasions when we will ask for additional information, such as when you apply to become Patch-Matched and register your interest to garden-share or make a donation to Lend and Tend. In these cases, we will only collect personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) that you voluntarily provide through our Web site or via e-mail correspondence.

We will not sell or exchange your personal information at any time. We may collect general information (such as the type of browser you use, the files you request, and the domain name and country from which you request information) to improve our Web site and better meet your needs.


Use of Information

Before we collect any personally identifiable information, we will provide an explanation for the possible use of your data. For example, the information you supply might be used by Lend and Tend to respond to your inquiries or supply you with requested information. It may be necessary, if required by law or if pertinent to judicial or governmental investigations, to release your personally identifiable information. If you have submitted personal information to us electronically and would like it removed or modified, please contact us. We will use every possible reasonable effort to comply with your request.



While Lend and Tend is highly selective about which sites we provide links to, we do not control these Web sites, nor do we endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on third party sites.


Contact Us

Please contact us by email at:  lendandtend@gmail.com