Information We Collect Automatically and How We Use It
If you visit our website to browse, read, or download information:
- Your web browser automatically sends us (and we may retain) information such as the:
- Internet Protocol address of the computer you are using;
- date and time you access our site; and
- the Internet address of the site from which you linked directly to our site.
- We will use this information as aggregate data to help us maintain this site, e.g., to determine the number of visitors to different sections of our site, to ensure the site is working properly, and to help us make our site more accessible and useful.
- We will not use this information to identify individuals
- We will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information.
- We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us.
As a non-profit organization, it is essential to find individuals that support and contribute to our mission. In this regard, we will sometimes share information gathered from our direct mail acquired supporters with select third-party vendors who assist us with promoting and marketing our cause and mission. This might include customer research, management of customer databases, promotional mailings or other targeted promotions. This information, which helps us identify similar prospects, may include your name, address, e-mail address and transaction history. You may request at any time that we do not share your name, address or other information with these third parties. We appreciate individuals who continue to allow us to do so.
Other Voluntary Information We Collect
If you choose to identify yourself, or otherwise provide us with personal information, when you use our online forms:
- We will collect (and may retain) any personally identifying information, such as your name, street address, email address, and phone number, and any other information you provide. We will use this information to respond to your inquiry and may use it provide you with additional information at a later time. We will not disclose such information to third parties.
- If you request information, services, or assistance, we may disclose your personal information to those third parties that are appropriate in order to fulfill your request. If, when you provide us with such information, you specify that you do not want us to disclose the information to third parties, we will honor your request. Note, however, that if you do not provide such information, it may be impossible for us to refer, respond to or fulfill your request.
How Long We Keep Information
We may keep information that we collect for an unlimited period of time.
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