Privacy Policy

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This Privacy Policy discloses the online privacy practices for Friends of Charity Begins At Home (“FOCB@H") and applies to the information FOCB@H collects through www.friendsofcharitybeginsathome.org (the "Site"). By accessing and/or using the Site, you are consenting to the collection, storage, and disclosure of data as described in this Privacy Policy.

FOCB@H reserves the right, at any time, to modify, alter, update, or remove portions of this Privacy Policy. We will post any changes to this Policy on this page so you can readily review the most current version. We will alert you that changes have been made by indicating on the bottom of this Privacy Policy the date it was last updated. We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy to stay informed about how FOCB@H is helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of this Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any updates.

Your IP Address
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer every time you browse the Internet. When a user requests a page from the Site, our servers will log the user's current IP address. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer the Site.

Cookies
The Site is developed using Active Server Pages (ASP), and we use per-session "cookies" (pieces of data your browser stores in your computer's memory at FOCB@H's request) to establish user sessions on our server. We use the cookies to carry information about usage from page to page through the Site. FOCB@H does not use cookies to retrieve personal information about you from your computer. Most browsers are set up to accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser settings to refuse them. If you disable cookies, your browser may experience some erratic behavior on some portions of the Site.

Personal Information; Other Information
When you sign up to receive updates from us via the Site or join our mailing list, we will ask you to provide us with information, including, your name, address, email address, phone number, mailing address and membership status ("Personal Information"). FOCB@H processes donations through a third party vendor, ActBlue Charities (“ActBlue”). When you make a donation through the site to FOCB@H, you will automatically be taken to ActBlue’s website and any credit card or other personally identifiable information that you may choose to provide through ActBlue in order to make a donation will be governed solely by such third party’s terms of use and privacy policy. Please review any such policy closely prior to using such third party site for a donation or sharing of other information. If you do not agree with ActBlue’s terms and conditions, you should not make a donation through the Site.

Use of Personal Information
Except as provided below under "Disclosures for Legal Reasons", we will not sell, trade or otherwise provide Personal Information to any third party other than to entities affiliated with FOCB@H or vendors we engage to perform functions on our behalf with respect to the Site. We will use Personal Information only for the purposes of sending you updates and information regarding the Site and the activities of FOCB@H. We may compile and provide aggregate statistics about our Site visitors to third parties, but these statistics will not include any Personal Information. Personal Information collected on the Site will be stored and processed in the United States and by using the Site, you expressly consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.

Integrity of your Personal Information
FOCB@H is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. You have the right to notify us that you wish to correct the Personal Information you have provided by contacting us at info@friendsofcharitybeginsathome.org.

Protection of Children's Personal Information
The Site is a general audience site and does not knowingly collect any personal information from children.

Use of Other Information
Any information other than Personal Information we collect or information collected by our third party partners including, without limitation, feedback regarding the Site or any comments, ideas and suggestions you provide is referred to in this Privacy Policy as "Other Information." As described in our Terms of Use, FOCB@H does not accept or collect Other Information on a confidential or proprietary basis. Consequently, we are free to use Other Information for any purpose whatsoever.

Please Note: We do not accept proposals concerning film production companies, film/TV scripts or concept papers, parks or restaurants, music acts, record companies, or recording studios.

Disclosures to Third Parties
Because FOCB@H does not accept or collect Other Information on a confidential or proprietary basis, from time to time FOCB@H may disclose Other Information to third parties, including, without limitation, our consultants, our representatives and our affiliated companies.

Disclosures for Legal Reasons
FOCB@H will also disclose Other Information or Personal Information when it believes, in its sole discretion, that the law requires such disclosure or that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law; protect and defend the rights or property of FOCB@H or others; or act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of the public or the users of the Site.

Links
This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by us. Other Web sites (including those that the Site may link to for donations or other purposes (including ActBlue) have their own policies. FOCB@H has no responsibility for or control over the information-collection practices of such third party Web sites.

YOU ACCESS LINKED SITES AT YOUR OWN RISK AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL VULCAN BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR ANY ASPECT ANY LINKED SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY LINKED SITE.

Notification of Changes
If FOCB@H is going to use Personal Information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection through this Site, FOCB@H will post a notice on the Site notifying users of the changes on the Site. You will then have a choice as to whether or not we may continue using your Personal Information in this different manner.

How to Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please e-mail us at info@friendsofcharitybeginsathome.org

Last Updated September 10, 2017