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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.
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 is committed to respecting the privacy of our donors. The donor information we collect will be used to provide information to the donor, maintain communication, answer questions, and improve our website and organization. In terms of the nature of donor information that we collect and retain, it may include the following:
- General contact information, including name, address, phone, email, and organizational affiliation;
- Donation information, including credit card information, and billing address. This information will only be used to process donations made by a donor.
- Information contained in emails, comments on the website and social media, written or electronic correspondence, and questions and information exchanged via the phone.
Effective February 20, 2007