WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?
You can visit our Website, read materials, and browse the Website’s content without giving any identifiable information. In order to provide you with the most efficient service and customized attention, and in order to accommodate individual requests, information exchanged through the Website may be used to provide a custom user experience.
Information You Volunteer
We collect personally identifiable information that you enter on the Website or otherwise volunteer to us (such as your name, e-mail address, credit card number, home address, phone number, and/or similar information), when you contact us to make donations or request information, among other things. You can choose not to provide certain information, but in doing so may forfeit the ability to take advantage of many of our features. Information provided to us may be used in such purposes as responding to your requests, creating future experiences custom to you, and improving our operations.
Information Collected Automatically
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your browser. Our Website is viewable even if you disable the cookie function on your browser. However, if you disable cookies, some advanced and customized features or offerings will not be available to you.
Your IP address (the Internet address of your computer) is logged to note which pages of the site you’re visiting most in order to enhance your user experience. GratitudeInGiving.com is completely secure, and we do not link your IP address to anything personally identifiable
WHAT DO WE DO WITH COLLECTED INFORMATION?
We use logged information to evaluate and administer our Website, fulfill your requests, respond to any future problems, such as difficulties in navigating our Website or accessing certain features, and to gauge user trends.
As in any transaction, when you make a donation by credit card, your credit card company will have all relevant information about the name of the vendor, item(s) purchased, date, total cost and other information necessary to process the transaction. We will not otherwise provide any personal data to your credit card company without your permission. We follow carefully proscribed procedures to safeguard credit card data in connection with your transactions and adhere to certain legal requirements.
HOW DO WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Personal information is available to us, technical and fulfillment agents, and partners and consultants who make our Website available to you.
Website hosting firms, technical and database consultants, order processing partners, and other third parties may have access to personally identifiable information in the course of making our Website and its contents available. All companies working for and with us must comply with our privacy policies, and are not permitted to sell your information.
If you choose to share your email address with us, the Gratitude In Giving Foundation will not sell, trade or share it with any third party unless stated clearly on the page where your email address is given.
We reserve the right to use or disclose any information without notice or consent for the following purposes: as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request; to conduct investigations of consumer complaints or possible breaches of law; to protect the integrity of our Website and our property; to protect the safety of our visitors or others; to fulfill your requests; or to cooperate in any legal investigation.
HOW CAN YOU CONTROL YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
You may unsubscribe to any of our online e-mail updates by following the unsubscribe instructions in the body of any e-mail message. We will take commercially reasonable steps to implement your opt-out requests promptly; but you may still receive promotional information from us by mail for up to 60 days due to printing and mailing schedules, and up to 10 days for e-mail. You may also continue to receive information from those third parties to whom your information was previously disclosed.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Although we have implemented systems and procedures to secure the data maintained by us, security during Internet transmissions can never be assured. Our policy is to limit access to personal data to those employees or agents with a specific need to access or retrieve this information. We store data on multiple service systems, in controlled environments. To maintain security, we conduct internal reviews of our security measures on a regular basis.
VISITORS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES
Our Website and the servers that make this Website available worldwide are located in the United States. The Internet laws in the United States govern all matters relating to this Website. Any information you provide in subscribing to our Website or registering or ordering at our Website will be transferred to the United States. By visiting our Website and submitting information, you authorize this transfer, processing and use.
CONDITIONS OF USE, NOTICES, AND REVISIONS