The Types of Information We Collect
- Non-personally identifiable information
We collect non-personally identifiable information about you whenever you visit our Site. Such information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your Internet service provider, the browser you used, the time you visited the Site and which pages you viewed.
- Web browser cookies
- Personally identifiable information
We collect personally identifiable information (such as names and email addresses) from Users when they voluntarily provide such information to us, including, for example, when Users sign up to receive Updates, when Users send us questions or comments using the Contact Us form, when Users share their stories with Us or sign a petition to take action on an issue, or when Users make a financial donation to the National People’s Action Campaign.
How We Use the Information that We Collect
We use Users’ personal information to better understand how our Users use the Site so that we can improve the Site and its offerings. We also use Users’ personal information for the purpose for which the Users provided the information, in other words, to provide requested information, to process a donation, or to otherwise fulfill a request. If you provide us with your email address and/or mailing address, we will add you to our email and/or mailing list, as applicable, and may contact you with information that we think will be of interest to you. If at any time you wish to stop receiving communications from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of any email we send you, or send us an email at email@example.com and ask to be removed from our distribution lists.
How We Protect User Information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to help protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, but we cannot guarantee that your information is 100% secure. Your credit card information is stored in a manner that is PCI compliant.
Sharing Personal Information
We may share Users’ personally identifiable information (such as email addresses, but never credit card information) with other like-minded organizations. We may also share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personally identifiable information regarding Users with third parties. We use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as collecting donations on our behalf. We share User information with these third parties for those limited purposes but we require that such third parties protect the confidentiality of your information and use it for no other purpose.
We may also release personal information if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state and federal laws or to respond to a court order, subpoena, or search warrant.
Third Party Websites
Compliance with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
Protecting the privacy of the young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect information at our Site from those we know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13. If we become aware of our having information about anyone under 13, we will promptly delete the information.
California Privacy Rights
If you reside in California and have provided your personally identifiable information to us, you may request information once per calendar year about our disclosures of certain categories of your personally identifiable information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Such requests must be submitted to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your Acceptance of These Terms
Updated: February 6, 2015