FIND Food Bank Collection and Use of Your Information
In the course of visiting our site, FIND Food Bank may ask you for your name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, fax number, as well as other relevant information. FIND Food Bank also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit many of our web pages, such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., Firefox, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows Vista or 8 or Mac OS), the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., msn, Earthlink), aggregate data about the number of visits to our site, and/or aggregate data about pages visited.
How FIND Food Bank Uses Your Information
FIND Food Bank uses the non-personally identifiable information (“Aggregate Data”) to improve the design and content of our site and to enable FIND Food Bank to personalize your Internet experience. FIND Food Bank may use the Aggregate Data to analyze site usage, as well as create services and/or products to fit your needs. Also, FIND Food Bank can share this Aggregate Data with FIND Food Bank’s related entities, advertisers, partners and/or other third-party vendors. FIND Food Bank shall own such Aggregate Data and maintain copies of such as part of its records.
Except as otherwise indicated, FIND Food Bank uses the personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) you provide about yourself: (a) to respond to any of your inquiries or questions about our services; (b) for internal marketing purposes and as part of FIND Food Bank’s donor database; (c) to provide you additional and updated information, materials, and other advertisements regarding the FIND Food Bank services; (d) to offer you other materials and/or information that FIND Food Bank believes may be of interest to you; (e) to cooperate with government officials or parties in litigation under process of law, or as otherwise required by law; (f) to protect the security or integrity of the site; (g) to protect against a threat of safety or destruction of property; and/or (h) to protect against legal liability.
You may choose not to receive such information and/or to allow FIND Food Bank, to use your information in the manner described above by simply checking the box provided on the contribution form itself, or by contacting us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon receipt and processing of an “opt out” request, FIND Food Bank, will, within its commercially reasonable amount of time, remove your information from any future marketing communications.
Security; No Liability
FIND Food Bank has implemented security measures to help protect against the risk of loss, misuse, and alteration of any information under FIND Food Bank’s control. FIND Food Bank protects your online-order information by using Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”) technology. SSL encrypts your order information to avoid the decoding of that information by anyone other than FIND Food Bank. Nevertheless, such security measures may not prevent all loss, misuse, or alteration of information on our site, and FIND Food Bank is not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to any such security failures. You understand that data and communications, including e-mail and other electronic communications, may be accessed by unauthorized third parties when communicated over the Internet. Furthermore, our site contains links to other web sites; FIND Food Bank is not responsible for, nor can FIND Food Bank ensure, the privacy practices or content of such other sites.
IP Addresses and Cookies
Like other web sites, FIND Food Bank uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with FIND Food Bank’s servers, to administer our site, and for security purposes.
A Special Note about Children
FIND Food Bank does not knowingly gather any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. You must be 13 years of age or older to access our web site. FIND Food Bank has no interest in collecting information from children under the age of 13.
How to Contact FIND Food Bank, for Any Reason