Privacy Policy

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By visiting www.disabilityphilanthropyforum.org, you are accepting the practices described in Disability & Philanthropy Forum’s Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use this website.

The policies below are applicable to the website located at www.disabilityphilanthropyforum. org, however the Website is accessed and/or used, whether via personal computers, mobile devices, or otherwise, and other interactive features, applications (including mobile applications), or downloads that are operated by the Disability & Philanthropy Forum (“we” and “us”) that are made available by us. Please be advised that the practices described in this Privacy Policy apply only to information gathered online at our Website. They do not apply to information that you may submit to us offline or to websites maintained by other companies or organizations to which we may link.

Your Information

As a general matter, you can browse the website without submitting your personal information to us. However, there are a number of circumstances in which you may need to provide us with your personal information, which may include when you register for an account on the Website, when you sign up to receive e-mail newsletters from us or when you register for and participate in our programs, activities, initiatives, and events.

When you do provide us with personal information, we store that information on our servers or the servers of third-party services that we use for purposes of hosting the website, email lists or assisting the creation of accounts to access resources on the website (see “Third Party Services” below). We greatly respect your privacy. In order to operate to operate our website, certain information is collected by us, our vendors or other parties that work with us, in addition to our partners and other parties who work with us. The information that is collected may include name, address, organization, email, social media handle and other contact details. In addition, when you interact with the website, our servers may keep an activity log that does not identify you individually (i.e., non-personal information). Generally, we may collect the following Non-Personal Information: certain device information about your computer, mobile device, or other device that you use to access the Website; your search terms and search results or certain other information regarding our users’ use of the Website so that third parties may provide us with reports and analysis regarding usage and browsing patterns of the website.

Consent

When you provide us with personal information through our website, it is implied that that you consent to our collecting it and using it for the purposes of providing certain services under the website, including: creating a member account and sending email communications in the form of newsletters, mailings, and information about programs, initiatives, activities, and events by e-mail or another medium.

In addition, we may use both personal and non-personal information provided to us in order to personalizing content and experiences on our website, manage our organization, verifying your account and account activities, responding to your inquiries; or communicating with you about your account or transactions with us and sending you information about features on our website.

If, after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use, or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at info@disabilityphilanthropyforum.org. We will also provide you with an opportunity to unsubscribe from communications at any time in each correspondence. If you wish to remove your data from our records via the ‘right to be forgotten’ provision in GDPR, please contact us at info@disabilityphilanthropyforum.org.

Disclosure

We may share your information with competent legal authorities when required by applicable laws or regulations; and with law enforcement authorities or other government officials when we are required to do so by law or pursuant to legal process (including for national security purposes); when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraud or illegal activity; or when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others.

Third-Party Products & Services

We use third-party services on our website, including Mailchimp and Google Analytics. In general, third-party providers used by us will only collect, use, and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to. If you have any questions about these services, we recommend that you read each of their privacy policies to better understand the way your information will be handled by these providers.

Like many websites, we use “cookies,” which are small text files that are stored on your computer or equipment when you visit certain online pages that record your preferences. We use cookies to track use of our websites and online services. We may also use cookies to monitor traffic, improve the websites, and make it easier and/or relevant for your use.

The website is published in the United States and is subject to laws of the United States. Certain vendors and service providers may be located in or have facilities that are located in a different jurisdiction than either you or us. If you elect to proceed with an interaction that involves the services of a third-party vendors, your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.

Once you leave our website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy. Similarly, when you click on links we provide, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and you should read their privacy statements to understand their use of your personal information and data.

Security

We take reasonable precautions to protect your information and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. No method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure and any submissions through the website are at your sole risk.

Age Of Consent

By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this website.

Privacy Policy Changes

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect and store, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.

Questions and Contact Information

IIf you would like to: access, correct, amend, or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information, please contact us at info@disabilityphilanthropyforum.org.