Last Modified: 4/5/2022
The Patterson Family Foundation, (“We” or “the Foundation”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the www.pattersonfamilyfoundation.org (our “Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information we collect:
It does not apply to information collected or processed by any other third party.
Children Under the Age of 13
Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any Personal Information using the Website. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use this Website. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us using the information below.
Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:
Information You Provide to Us
The information you provide to us or to our service providers through our Website may include:
Information We May Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect Device and Other Information including:
We also may use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or other online services (behavioral tracking). Please note that we do not alter our Website’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser. The information we collect automatically may include PII, or we may maintain it or associate it with PII that we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. We use such data to improve our Website and deliver a better, more personalized service. For example, if we collect this data, it could assist us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
Log Files. These files track actions occurring on the Website, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring or exit pages, and date and time information.
Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website or our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, or single-pixel gifs) that permit the Foundation, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
We do not control these third parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about a link to a third party, an advertisement or other targeted content on our Website, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
Depending upon your browser’s settings, it may transmit a do-not-track signal when you visit our Website. There is no consensus as to how or whether those browsers should be treated differently than those that do not transmit this signal. To ensure a consistent experience for all of our users, we do not respond to do-not-track signals.
How We Use Your Information
We may use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Information:
We may also use your information to contact you about opportunities that may be of interest to you. For more information, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and Other Information, without restriction.
Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Information you provide to us. The following mechanisms provide you with certain controls over your information:
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
You may send us an email at email@example.com to request that we correct, delete, or allow access to any Personal Information that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement, cause the information to be incorrect, or affect the integrity of other data in our systems.
The Foundation does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities, grant considerations or operations. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our team, our volunteers, grant applicants, grant recipients, subcontractors, vendors, and the communities we serve.
European Privacy Rights
We do not intentionally market our products or this Website to, or track the behavior of, any residents of the European Economic Area. If you are such a resident, please do not use this site or use it to contact us. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is never completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted via email or to our Website. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for the circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website by any third party.
When you interact with our Website, we may maintain your information for our records for as long as necessary in order to fulfill the purpose of your inquiry and allow us to contact you.