Privacy Policy

FIND Food Bank (Food In Need of Distribution) is very concerned about privacy on the Internet. In order to better protect your privacy, FIND Food Bank is providing this notice explaining its online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used on our site. Furthermore, this Privacy Policy, being part of the Terms, works in conjunction with the Terms and Conditions of Use, but does not modify or supersede it.

On occasion, FIND Food Bank may run promotions or conduct other activities with affiliate partners from our site. In such event, we may post additional privacy terms in conjunction with such promotion or activities that modify and/or supplement this Privacy Policy and govern the use of information related to or received through such promotions or activities.

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.

In all cases, however, FIND Food Bank agents, employees, and contractors who have access to Personal Information are required to protect this information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy. Furthermore, FIND Food Bank encourages all its business partners to adopt and adhere to standards of protection consistent with this Privacy Policy. FIND Food Bank will not use the Personal Information, except as set forth herein, without your permission; when provided, however, FIND Food Bank shall own all such Personal Information and maintain copies of such as part of its records. If you do not wish to receive any such information or to allow FIND Food Bank the right to use your personally identifiable information as described, please contact FIND Food Bank in the manner identified in the “Opt-Out” section below. The Aggregate Data and Personal Information may be transferred, distributed or sold as part of FIND Food Bank or its assets.

Opting Out

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 info@findfoodbank.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.

“Cookies” are pieces of data sent from a Web server to a Web browser that enable a Web server to identify users that visit a site hosted by that server. FIND Food Bank, may use Cookies in order to identify you to our site so that FIND Food Bank, can provide more customized information and services to you. In addition, our site may contain advertisements that may contain Cookies. In general, if you choose, you can disable the use of Cookies by reviewing your browser’s preferences and options.

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

You may contact FIND Food Bank, with questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy, updating any personally identifiable information, or anything else related to donating to FIND Food Bank and/or this web siteĀ  at 760-775-3663.