Feeding America’s Collection and Use of Your Information
In the course of using the Site, Feeding America may ask you for your name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, fax number as well as other relevant information. Feeding America also may collect certain non-personally identifiable information when you visit many of our web pages such as the type of browser you are using (e.g. Internet Explorer or Firefox), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Windows XP or Mac OS), the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., AT&T or Verizon or Comcast ), aggregate data about the number of visits to the Site and/or aggregate data about the pages visited.
How Feeding America Uses the Information
Feeding America uses the non-personally identifiable information (“Aggregate Data”) to improve the design and content of the Site and to enable Feeding America to personalize your Internet experience. Feeding America may use the Aggregate Data to analyze Site usage as well as create services and/or products to fit your needs. Also, Feeding America shares this Aggregate Data with Feeding America’s related entities, advertisers, partners and/or other third party vendors. Feeding America shall own such Aggregate Data and maintain copies of such as part of its records.
Feeding America makes postal addresses available to other reputable nonprofit and commercial organizations. If you do not want us to share this information, you can call us anytime at 800.910.5524, or email us to have your names removed.
You may choose not to receive such information and/or to allow Feeding America to use your information in the manner described above by simply checking the box provided on the contribution form itself, or by contacting us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Upon receipt and processing of an “opt out” request, Feeding America will, within its commercially reasonable amount of time, remove your information from any future marketing communications.
Security; No Liability
Feeding America has implemented security measures to help protect against the risk of loss, misuse and alteration of any information under Feeding America’s control. Feeding America protects your online order information by using Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”) technology. SSL encrypts your order information to avoid the decoding of that information by anyone other than Feeding America. Nevertheless, such security measures may not prevent all loss, misuse or alteration of information on the Site, and Feeding America is not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to any such security failures. You understand that data and communications, including e-mail and other electronic communications, may be accessed by unauthorized third parties when communicated over the Internet. Furthermore, the Site contains links to other web sites. Feeding America is not responsible for nor can Feeding America ensure the privacy practices or content of such other sites.
IP Addresses and Cookies
Like other web sites, Feeding America uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with Feeding America’s servers, to administer the Site and for security purposes.
A Special Note about Children
Feeding America does not knowingly gather any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. You must be 13 years of age or older to access the Site. Feeding America has no interest in collecting information from children under the age of 13.
How to Contact Feeding America for Any Reason