Our Commitment to Your Online Safety and Security
- We are deeply committed to creating a safe and secure online environment for you.
- We do not sell your personal information to third parties.
- We strive to provide you with access to and control over the information you give us, and we take the protection of your information very seriously.
Gathering and Sharing
As is typical of all websites, educational and otherwise, we collect information automatically through an IP address from all visitors to our website. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. IP addresses analyze trends, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Depending on your use of the website and your account settings, Schools for Children collects information about how and when you visit our site and the devices you use to access it,. This allows us to improve the overall user experience for people visiting our website.
We collect information from you directly, such as when you sign up for activities, events or surveys, or otherwise provide personal information during your use of the website. We may share such information with Partners, third-party service providers, such as financial institutions when you make a donation or purchase a service online – or event sites when you sign up for an event directly on the Schools for Children website.
Conversely, partners operate websites or other systems in conjunction with the Schools for Children website that you may choose to access or otherwise patronize. Therefore, we may collect information from third parties (meaning organizations outside Schools for Children), such as third-party applications that you use to connect to our website, such as for event sign-ups, etc.
If you register or input personally identifiable information to the website, you will not be anonymous to us. Schools for Children (and partners receiving payment, event attendance or related information) may request your email address or mailing address on some of the forms contained on the website in order to communicate with you, and your provision of such information constitutes your agreement to allow Schools for Children and partners to contact you. We may also monitor and aggregate data regarding search terms entered into the website.
When you use the Schools for Children website, you may send messages, perform searches and queries, download files, and transmit information through various channels. We may collect this information so that we can provide you the service and offer personalized features.
You agree that Schools for Children shall not be responsible for the circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the website. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of your user content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or if other users have copied or stored your user content.
By using the website, you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Schools for Children uses registration forms on our website, which require users to give us contact information that may include name, email address, format preference (HTML vs. Text), address, interests, and similar information. We do not store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit card numbers. We do not rent, sell or share personally identifiable information about users with other people or non-affiliated entities, except to provide our services, or under the following circumstances:
We reserve the right to transfer information about you if Schools for Children is acquired by or merged with another school or entity.
Schools for Children maintains physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personally identifiable information. We use commercially reasonable tools and techniques to protect against unauthorized access to your information as it is transferred to our Partners. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information.
You agree that Schools for Children shall not be liable for Schools for Children’s or any partner’s security safeguards.
Notices and Revisions
Schools for Children
8 Winchester Place
Winchester, MA 781.641.2424