Collection of Personal Data
We may collect personal data from you when you fill out a form on our website, make a donation, or sign up for our email list. The personal data we collect may include your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, and payment information. We may also collect personal data about you when you interact with us on social media or through other online channels. Additionally, we may use Google’s Recaptcha v3 service to help protect against spam and abuse on our website. Recaptcha v3 uses advanced risk analysis techniques to determine whether a user is a human or an automated system. By using Recaptcha v3, we may collect personal data about your interaction with the Recaptcha v3 service, including information about your IP address, browser type, and other information about your device and internet connection. This personal data is used by Google to help improve the Recaptcha v3 service. You can find more information about Google’s privacy practices and how they apply to the Recaptcha v3 service at https://policies.google.com/privacy.
Use of Personal Data
We may use your personal data to process donations, send thank-you letters or receipts, and communicate with you about our organization and its work. We may also use your personal data to send you marketing materials or updates about our organization, unless you opt out of receiving such communications. We may also use your personal data for research and analysis purposes, to improve our services and to understand how our users interact with our website and services.
Sharing of Personal Data
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal data to third parties for their marketing purposes. We may share your personal data with third parties only as necessary to complete a transaction, such as processing a donation or sending a thank-you letter. We may also share your personal data as required by law.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
We will retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, or as required by law.
We take reasonable measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We use secure servers and encryption to protect your personal data when it is transmitted over the internet. However, no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is completely secure. We cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal data.