Village Enterprise Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Village Enterprise’s (“Village Enterprise”) Internet web site (“Site”) located at the URL www.villageenterprise.org. This Privacy Policy details certain policies implemented throughout Village Enterprise governing Village Enterprise’s use of personally identifiable information about users of our Site.

Privacy Policy Updates

Due to the Internet’s rapidly evolving nature, Village Enterprise may need to update this Privacy Policy from time to time. If so, Village Enterprise will post its updated Privacy Policy on our Site located at www.villageenterprise.org, and if you are a registered user of the Site we may send you an email, so you are always aware of what personally identifiable information we may collect and how we may use this information. If any modification is unacceptable to you, you shall cease using this Site. If you do not cease using this Site, you will be conclusively deemed to have accepted the change.

Information Collection and Use

You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of this Site, we may invite you to contact us or request information or join our mailing list. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may collect personally identifiable information, such as your first name, last name or contact data such as your mailing address and email address. We may use this information to improve the content and general administration of the Site and provide you with requested information and mailings about special events, projects, opportunities to travel to the field and ways to get involved with Village Enterprise.

Children’s Privacy

Village Enterprise recognizes the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. This Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. Village Enterprise does not target this Site to children under 13. Village Enterprise does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13.

Cookies

We may use small text files called cookies to improve the overall Site experience. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies generally do not permit us to personally identify you.

Aggregate Information

The Site may track your IP addresses and the pages that you visit on our website and we may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only, and it will not contain personally identifiable information. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users’ movements and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.

Disclosure

We will disclose your personally identifiable information if we reasonably believe we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority. We will not sell your personally identifiable information to any company or organization, although we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a successor entity upon a merger, consolidation or other corporate reorganization in which Village Enterprise participates, or to a purchaser of all or substantially all of Village Enterprise’s assets to which this Site relates.

Donor Information Privacy

Village Enterprise will not sell, trade or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. Village Enterprise will only share personal information once the donor has given us specific permission to do so. This information covers information collected both online and offline.

Links to Third Party Sites

The Site may provide links to other Web sites or resources over which Village Enterprise has no control (“External Web Sites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by Village Enterprise of those External Web Sites. You acknowledge that Village Enterprise is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and further agree that Village Enterprise is not responsible for the content of such External Web Sites. Your use of External Web Sites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies located on the linked External Web Sites.

Security

Village Enterprise may employ procedural and technological security measures such as password protection that are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction.

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us via email at info@villageenterprise.org with the word “Privacy” in the subject line.

 

This Privacy Policy was last updated: June 30, 2015