The Foundation Dedicated to Discovering a Cure for Neuroendocrine Cancer

Caring for Carcinoid Foundation

Privacy Policy

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation is strongly committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of all visitors to this website.

In certain places on this website, visitors may choose to provide personal information such as name, e-mail address, mailing address, and phone number. The purpose of providing this personal information is to make a donation and/or register for the e-updates. The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation may use this personal information to process your donation, distribute the e-updates to you, respond to your inquiries, and notify you about its programs and services.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation is the sole owner of all personal information collected on this website. The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation does not sell, share, or rent any personal information.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation also records website usage information, such as number and frequency of visitors to this website. This information may include the websites that you access immediately before and after your visit to this website, the Internet browser you are using, and your IP address. This information is collected for the purpose of managing the website and tracking visitor movements. The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation uses this information only on an anonymous, aggregate basis. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation will not disclose to third parties any information that could be used to identify you personally.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation does not use persistent “cookies” or tracking mechanisms that collect personally identifying information on this website.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation will only disclose personal information if required by law; for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena, or in response to a request from a law enforcement agency.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation implements comprehensive security measures to protect personal information, including the following: a) the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation website is operated on a dedicated, password-protected server that is accessible only by the webmaster; b) the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation server is hosted in a data center that is staffed 24 hours per day with on-site guards and equipped with both interior and exterior closed circuit television; c) all traffic on the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation server is protected by best-of-breed Cisco and Foundry Internet firewalls and routers; and d) all online donations to the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation website are processed using Secure Sockets Layer technology to encrypt all personal information of donors.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation will take all appropriate measures to safeguard personal information against unauthorized disclosures. However, the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation cannot assure its visitors that personal information will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Policy. Inadvertent disclosures may result, for example, if third parties misrepresent their identities in requesting access to personal information.

Hyperlinks and references appear on the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation website that direct visitors to websites that are not under the control of the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation. These hyperlinks and references are provided as a service to this website’s visitors. The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation is not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites. It is the visitor’s responsibility to review the privacy policies of other websites.

The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time and for any reason. If you want to access, update, or remove your personal information, please e-mail us with your first and last name and e-mail address: info@caringforcarcinoid.org.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please e-mail us: info@caringforcarcinoid.org

Effective February 20, 2007