You may also contact the Foundation by mail:
The Community Foundation of South Alabama
P.O. Box 990
Mobile, AL 36601-0990
What Is Personal Information?
"Personal information" is information about an identified or identifiable individual. Your personal information may include your name, your address, and your e-mail address.
What Personal Information Does The Foundation Collect Through This Web Site?
The Community Foundation of South Alabama collects personal information you knowingly and voluntarily provide to the Foundation when you use this web site. For example, you will be asked to provide personal information when you: subscribe to a newsletter, apply for a grant or scholarship, add your name to our mailing list, complete a survey, complete an application to volunteer, or register for an event.
How Does The Foundation Use Your Personal Information?
The Community Foundation of South Alabama uses your personal information for the purposes for which it was provided. For example, if you subscribe to a newsletter, we use your contact information to mail or e-mail the newsletter to you. If you apply to volunteer, we use information about your background, interests, and skills to help you find the right volunteer opportunity. If you register for an event, we use the information you provide to process your registration. If you complete a poll or survey or send us comments or other information, we use that information to improve our programs, services, and communications. We also use your personal information to respond to your questions and comments, and to thank you for donations.
The Community Foundation of South Alabama uses personal information to compile statistics about visitors to our web site, and our donors, volunteers, and other supporters. These statistics do not identify you personally.
If you provide your name and address, you may receive periodic mailings from the Foundation with news, information, programs, events, and requests for support.
In order to better serve the web site visitor, cookies are used in some areas of the web site to track general user trends. Cookies are small files that a web server requests web browsers to store and send to the same web server in the future – usually to provide the web site visitor a “personalized” or “persistent” browsing experience. Cookies are not used to store personally identifiable information.
Credit Card Transactions
The Community Foundation of South Alabama uses carefully selected third-party service providers to process credit card transactions on behalf of the Foundation. When you provide credit card information through this site, your information goes directly from your computer to a secure server operated by our service provider. The service provider uses your credit card information only to process your transaction and is bound by contract to treat all of your personal information as confidential. Although our service providers send us the information you provide when you complete a transaction, for your security, our service providers do not share your credit card information.
Does The Community Foundation of South Alabama Share Personal Information With Others?
The Community Foundation of South Alabama shares the personal information it collects with third-party vendors who act for or on behalf of the Foundation. For example, when you register for an event, a third party may process your registration on behalf of the Foundation. These third- party vendors may need information about you in order to perform their functions. These companies are not authorized to use your personal information for any other purpose and are bound by contract to treat all of your personal information as confidential.
There may be some other limited circumstances in which the Foundation may share or transfer information in our databases to an unrelated third party. For example, to comply with a legal requirement or court order, in the event of a tax audit or other investigation, to protect the security of our web site and the integrity of our databases, if we reorganize or merge with another organization, or some similar event. Whenever the Foundation shares personal information with third parties, the Foundation takes appropriate steps, by contract or otherwise, to limit the use and prevent the unauthorized disclosure of personal information.
Technical Information Collected Through This Web Site
When you access this web site, The Community Foundation of South Alabama uses standard web server technology to collect technical information, such as the name of your Internet service provider, its IP address, the name of your operating system (such as Windows® or Macintosh®), your browser type (such as Netscape® or Internet Explorer®), the length of time you spend on our site during a visit, the pages you visit, and so forth. This information does not identify you personally, and the Foundation does not attempt to tie this technical information to any of the personal information you provide. The Foundation uses this information to improve our web site and make it more compatible with the technology used by our visitors.
No organization can guarantee that its web site is completely secure. The Community Foundation of South Alabama does not warrant that this web site is completely secure or that it cannot be “hacked”. For this reason, you use this web site solely at your own risk.
Links To Other Web Sites
This web site may contain links to other web sites owned and operated by The Community Foundation of South Alabama. It also may contain links to web sites that are not operated by the Foundation.
Information About Children
The Community Foundation of South Alabama makes every effort to ensure that published information is accurate and current. No officer or employee of The Community Foundation of South Alabama warrants the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on the CommunityEndowment.com web site nor endorses any products or services linked from this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Portions of the information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.
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