Your privacy is critically
important to us.
Like most website operators, United Way of the Coastal Empire collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. United Way of the Coastal Empire’s purpose in collecting non-personally-identifying information is to better understand how United Way of the Coastal Empire’s visitors use its website. From time to time, United Way of the Coastal Empire may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. United Way of the Coastal Empire also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://uwce.org blog posts. United Way of the Coastal Empire only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to United Way of the Coastal Empire’s websites choose to interact with United Way of the Coastal Empire in ways that require United Way of the Coastal Empire to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that United Way of the Coastal Empire gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://uwce.org to provide a username and email address.
The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
United Way of the Coastal Empire discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on United Way of the Coastal Empire’s behalf or to provide services available at United Way of the Coastal Empire’s website, and (ii) have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using United Way of the Coastal Empire’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. United Way of the Coastal Empire will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying or personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, United Way of the Coastal Empire discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental request, or when United Way of the Coastal Empire believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of United Way of the Coastal Empire, third parties, or the public at large. If you are a registered user of https://uwce.org and have supplied your email address, United Way of the Coastal Empire may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up-to-date with what’s going on with United Way of the Coastal Empire and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. United Way of the Coastal Empire takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
United Way of the Coastal Empire may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. United Way of the Coastal Empire may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, United Way of the Coastal Empire does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
Those who engage in transactions with United Way of the Coastal Empire – by purchasing United Way of the Coastal Empire’s services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, United Way of the Coastal Empire collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with United Way of the Coastal Empire. United Way of the Coastal Empire does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.