What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter, make a donation, or respond to a survey or fill out a form. When ordering or registering on our site (or our official event registration, donation, and fundraising websites), as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you).
- To process transactions: Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
- To send periodic emails – The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. You will always have the option to opt-out.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. By visiting our site (or our official special event websites and microsites) third parties may place cookies on users’ browsers for targeted advertising purposes. (For example, IP addresses, cookie identifiers, and/or website activity can be collected for targeted advertising.)
That this data may be used by third parties (such as AdRoll or Facebook) to target advertising on other sites based on users’ online activity.
You may opt out of advertising by visiting one of these sites: the DAA opt-out site aboutads.info or the NAI opt-out site at networkadvertising.org/choices.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.