Spindletop Charities Incorporated Website Privacy Policy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.spindletopcharities.org. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this website.

Personal Information Gathered Through the Website

Generally, any personal information submitted via the Spindletop Charities Incorporated (“Spindletop”) website is considered private. Spindletop does not share user information with third parties, except as specifically noted in this privacy policy. Spindletop may need to disclose personal information when required by law, or when it has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on the website.

This website is used to collect unrestricted donations for Spindletop. Donor information will be used by Spindletop to (i) send donor acknowledgment letters, and/or (ii) to contact donors regarding questions about the donation. If a donor does not want his/her/its name publicized in association with the donation, please contact our office. Spindletop may add donor names to its mailing list to receive future fundraising requests. If a donor does not wish to receive future mailings, please contact our office. Also notify Spindletop of any other preferences or any corrections to personal information by contacting our office.

Companies may be engaged by Spindletop for the purposes of processing the payment of online donations. Such companies may have access to personal information as necessary to complete this task. These companies may only use provided personal information for this designated function and not for any other purposes. All data transmitted to and from these companies is encrypted and in accordance with strict security protocols.

Security

Spindletop takes precautions to protect personal information, both online and offline. Wherever Spindletop collects sensitive information such as credit card data, that information is encrypted and transmitted to Spindletop in a secure manner. While using encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, Spindletop also protects personal information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job function are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which Spindletop stores personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Google Analytics

Google analytics is a website analysis application and service provided by Google. Its purpose is to gather general information on visitors’ usage patterns to provide a more engaging experience for users of the Spindletop website. Example information includes, but is not limited to, region, device, originating website, and length of visit. No personally identifying data is collected by Google Analytics and all usage by Spindletop falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms Of Service (https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html).

Cookies

Spindletop uses “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help improve access to the site and identify repeat visitors to the site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information of our site.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Spindletop is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. Spindletop encourages users to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statement of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Updates

Any substantial changes to this privacy policy will be posted on this page when the change takes effect. After a change takes effect, all new information collected will be subject to the revised privacy
policy.

Consent

By using the Spindletop website you are granting Spindletop your express consent to use the information gathered about you as this privacy policy outlines.

Questions

If you have any questions about the technical or personal information collected through the site or about the security of the Spindletop website, please send an email to spindletop@c-a-m.com or call the Spindletop office at (713) 469-7568.