Effective August 1, 2016
The Norah Foundation (“we” or “us”) respects the privacy of its users, and we understand the importance of the information you entrust to us. We have adopted the following policy to advise you of our use of your personal information online and your choices regarding that use. This policy describes what types of information we gather about you, how we use it, under what circumstances we disclose it to third parties, and your rights to update or correct it.
SCOPE OF POLICY
This policy applies to all Norah Foundation services and applications, including www.thenorahfoundation.org. This policy does not apply to other companies’ or organizations’ web sites to which we link.
INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
We collect information that can identify you (“personal information”), such as your name and email address: When making online donations, purchasing products and/or purchasing tickets from us, which will require that you provide a credit card account number, expiration date and billing address and other payment information. Also when you sign up for email subscriptions, which will require providing your email address.
When you volunteer or any of the events we organize, we may take photos and videos of you at events.
HOW WE MAY USE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We may use information to: Fulfill your product or ticket order, offer products and services that may be of interest to you, send our updates, promotions and coupons. Contact you for feedback and surveys, send you other information about The Norah Foundation, facilitate use of our services and applications, manage your account and your preferences, identify and protect against fraudulent transactions and other misuses of our applications.
We may also use the photos and videos we collect for marketing and promotional purposes to the general public.
WITH WHOM WE MAY SHARE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We will not share your personal information with others except as indicated in this policy, or except when we inform you in advance and give you the opportunity to opt out.
We may share personal information with: Service providers, such as credit-card payment processors, performing services on our behalf, other businesses with which we partner to offer you services, products and promotions through our site, other third parties in limited circumstances, such as complying with legal requirements, preventing fraud, and protecting the safety of our users.
Notwithstanding the above policies, we reserve the right to disclose your personal information to appropriate third-parties if we are required to do so by law or we believe that such action is necessary: To comply with legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order; to protect our rights and property; to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website or services; or during emergencies, such as when we believe someone’s physical safety is at risk.
OUR COMMUNICATIONS TO YOU
We may from time to time send you updates on new features, content, or the services we offer. We may also send you invitations or offers for new products and services, or special offers from our sponsors. These communications are sent directly from us. We do not share your personally identifiable information with any third parties in connection with these communications.
The Norah Foundation reserves the right to communicate with you from time to time about important administrative, policy, legal, credit card, and billing matters, which will affect your use of our website, including without limitation any alleged violations of our Terms of Service.
At any time, you can change choices you have previously made as to use of your personal information. You may choose not to provide personal information, although that may result in your inability to obtain services, attend events or use certain features of the site. To stop receiving promotional emails or newsletters from us by sending an email to the contact address at the bottom of this policy; to review and update your personal information by contacting us at the email address below.