“Cookies” are text files that store small amounts of information on a visitor’s computer or other devices. They are widely used by most websites to improve the visitor’s experience and the websites’ designs.
Collection/Use of Personally Identifiable Information
“Personally Identifiable Information” is information that identifies someone personally, such as the person’s name, address, telephone number, and email address. We may collect and store personally identifiable information when Website visitors:
- Sign up for email newsletters or other materials;
- Request further information from us about projects and services;
- Donate to us;
- Submit a form on our Website; and/or
- Contact us by email or other methods.
The above list provides merely a sample of personal information that we may collect. We may additionally collect personal information in ways not described above. However, we do not collect personal information unless the visitor has provided it to us. A visitor may browse our site anonymously without providing any personally identifiable information.
When the visitor supplies any personally identifiable information for a specific purpose, we will use the information for only that purpose (such as to provide the service or information the visitor has requested). We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties any visitor’s personally identifiable information.
Collection/Use of Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We collect non-personally identifiable information such as IP addresses by using cookies or other types of technology in order to “recognize” a visitor’s web browsing. We use this information to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our website, and to track website visitor traffic.
Protection of Visitor Information
We retain all visitor information in accordance with existing laws, rules, regulations, and other policies. We conduct regular malware scanning on our website for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information.
Protection of Donor’s Information and Payeezy
We will immediately delete the information of visitors who have decided to opt-out of our email subscriptions.
Fair Information Practices
We will notify visitors within seven business days of any data security breaches via a notification on our website.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
Our website does not target children, and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children. If we become aware that a visitor is under the age of thirteen, we will remove the associated personally identifiable information from our files.
If you have any questions, concerns or comments about your privacy, please send us a description of your concern by contacting:
60 Colonial Road
Madison, CT 06443-1912
Last Edited on 2016-03-25