Note Regarding Use of this Site by Children
This site ("Website") is provided by Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland ("HN"). HN is committed to complying fully with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998. HN does not intend to collect personal information from children under the age of 13. Our information collection practices are described below. While we encourage children to visit our site and learn more about our programs, we recommend, however, that parents approve and closely supervise the activity of their children at this and all other online sites. We urge children to check with their parents before entering information on any website and we urge parents to discuss with their children restrictions regarding the online release of personal information to anyone they don't know.
The Information HN Collects
HN collects information in several ways from different parts of this Website. HN may collect information that identifies you specifically ("Personal Information") when you register with this Website, sign up to receive emails or newsletters from HN, purchase tickets to HN events, or make donations to HN. Personal Information includes, but is not limited to, your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number and credit and debit card numbers. HN also may ask you for Personal Information at other times, such as when you ask a question or report a problem with this Website. If you contact HN, HN may keep a record of that session or correspondence, including a record of your e-mail address. HN may also occasionally ask users to complete surveys for research purposes. There also may be services on this Website that require you to fill out an online form or send HN an e-mail message in order to utilize these services. HN collects any information that you provide in such circumstances, including any Personal Information, and maintains that information in a database.
We may ask you for identifying and personal information to:
· Invite you to receive periodic e-mail updates or newsletters about our progress: When you accept, or "opt in," we may ask you to give us your e-mail address and/or respond to some questions that help us tailor our information to your interests. You can "opt out" of receiving these periodic updates or newsletters at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
· Process any online donations you make to HN.
· Accept your online "registration" at our site: When you agree to give us identifying and Personal Information, you are giving that information only to HN and the parties we have involved in operating this Website. You are giving it solely to enable the services this site provides and for HN's internal marketing purposes.
HN also may collect IP addresses, domain names, and similar items regarding users of this Website to measure the number of visits, pages visited, average time spent on this Website, and similar items.
How HN Uses the Information it Collects
HN understands the importance of privacy and confidentiality to users of this Website. HN will not share Personal Information you submit through this Website with companies not affiliated with HN for purposes of marketing or promoting events, products, or similar items, unless such events, products, or similar items are related to HN, and except that HN may, from time to time, compile and share with third parties aggregate information that does not identify any particular user.
Integrity and Security
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, HOWEVER, THAT NO DATA TRANSMISSION OVER THE INTERNET CAN BE GUARANTEED TO BE 100% SECURE. AS A RESULT, WHILE HN STRIVES TO PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION, HN CANNOT ENSURE THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION YOU TRANSMIT TO OR FROM THIS WEBSITE.
Privacy Practices of Other Sites
Specifically, HN uses a third party to host donation transactions. That third party is Blackbaud, Inc ("Blackbaud"). Information regarding Blackbaud's privacy and security policies can be found by clicking on the Blackbaud icon on the HN online donation webpage.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
Because of the number of possible sources of information available through this website, and the inherent hazards and uncertainties of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions and inaccuracies in such information. HN cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, currentness, non-infringement or fitness for a particular purpose of the information available through this website, nor do we guarantee that this website will be error-free and continuously available.
Contacting HN About Your Personal Information