WHAT PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
With your permission and/or submission of the following to us, the Cook Forest Conservancy may collect your name, email address, postal address, phone number, profile picture, and social media IDs, which we may use for specific, limited purposes. If you choose to provide your payment or credit card information to the Conservancy, we will use that information for the purpose for which it was provided. If you submit any Personal Information relating to other people to us or to our service providers in connection with the Services, you represent that you have the authority to do so and to permit us to use the information in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Individuals that sign up to receive CFC e-communications voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address), as may volunteers and persons attending events at which the Cook Forest Conservancy is present. You may always “opt out,” either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages.
The Cook Forest Conservancy may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer www.cookforestconservancy.org, and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; to process your donations and/ or membership application; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. As mentioned above re: Google Site Analytics, the CFC may also track visitation of our website, to enable us to see which of our features are the most popular, and to better serve our users’ needs. This would also allow us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties. Any changes to the present policy will be posted here in advance of such change, and any user may opt-out at any time.
E-MAIL PRIVACY: The Cook Forest Conservancy does not & will not knowingly provide, share, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization.
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We ask that you not send us, and you not disclose, any sensitive Personal Information (e.g., social security numbers, information related to racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religion or other beliefs, etc.) on or through the website, or otherwise, to us.
This website is not directed toward children under 13 years of age nor does the Conservancy knowingly collect information from children under 13, and we request that they do not submit any Personal Information through the Services.
Our website, www.cookforestconservancy.org, includes links to external websites. These links do not fall under the www.cookforestconservancy.org domain, and The Cook Forest Conservancy is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.