OUR COMMITMENT TO OUR DONORS
We will not sell, share, or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other
entity for marketing purposes, nor contact our donors on behalf of other organizations.
This commitment applies to all information received by us, both online and offline.
To the extent any transactions related to a donation are processed through a third-party provider,
our donors' information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the transaction,
and to ensure that our donors receive any promotional gifts they are entitled to.
'Personally Identifiable Information'
(PII) is being used online. PII, as described in privacy law and the information security industry,
is information that can be used on its own or with other information to
identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.
protect, and otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?
When registering on our site or making a contribution, as applicable, you may be asked
to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and other information.
This information is necessary to help us process your contribution, and to enhance your user
experience while you visit our website.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our website, make a donation,
fill out a form, or otherwise enter data.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:
• To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and offerings in which you are interested.
• To improve our website.
• To allow us to better serve you while responding to your customer service requests.
• To efficiently process your donations.
• To follow up with you about your donations.
How do we protect your information?
Your personal information is maintained within a secured network, and is only accessible by a
limited number of persons who have special access rights, and who are required to
keep your information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted using secure technology.
An external secure online payment services provider processes all of our online donation transactions.
Your credit card and other financial information is not collected, stored, or processed on our servers.
We implement a variety of security measures when you enter, submit, or access your information, in order to maintain the integrity of your personal information.
Do we use 'cookies'?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all
cookies. This is accomplished through your browser settings. Since each web browser is a little different, review your browser's help documentation to learn the correct way to manage your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, please note that some of the features on our website may not function properly.
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
We do not allow third-party behavioral tracking. We respect the privacy of visitors to our website.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
Our website is not intended to be utilized by children under the age of 13 years old.
The CAN-SPAM Act is a federal law that establishes rules for commercial email and messaging.
CAN-SPAM provides that people have the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them,
and it defines penalties for violators.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send you information, and respond to your comments and inquiries.
• Process your donations and send information and updates related to your pledges and donations.
• Send you information related to your promotional gift product and/or service.
• Follow up with you about your donation, and to make you aware of our new initiatives.
To comply with CAN-SPAM, we agree to:
• Not use false or misleading subjects or sender email addresses in our communications.
• Identify our messages as promotional in nature, if in fact they are.
• Honor your opt-out and unsubscribe requests promptly.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, reply to the email, call us at 773-761-5437,
or send us a message using our secure online contact form. After we process your request,
we will no longer send you email that is not related to your account or donation transactions.
Chicago, IL 60659
Updated on 07-11-2017