Information You Provide to Us
We collect information you provide to us, for example when you create or modify your account, register to use our Site, purchase products or services from us, request information from us, or otherwise communicate with us. This information may include name; address; billing address; shipping address; email address; telephone number; credit card, debit card number or bank account number (or a portion thereof, and solely for payment purposes); date of birth; and other information you choose to submit to us.
Google Analytics. We may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) to collect certain information relating to your use of the Site. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the Site analyze how users use the site. You can find out more about how Google uses data when you visit our Site by visiting “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps”, (located at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/). We may also use Google Analytics Advertising Features or other advertising networks to provide you with interest-based advertising based on your online activity. For more information regarding Google Analytics please visit Google’s website, and pages that describe Google Analytics, such as www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. To learn more about interest-based advertisements and your opt-out rights and options, visit the Digital Advertising Alliance and the Network Advertising Initiative websites (www.aboutads.info and www.networkadvertising.org). Please note that if you choose to opt out, you will continue to see ads, but they will not be based on your online activity.
No Information from Children Under Age 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not attempt to register with us at this Site or provide any personal information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 18, we will promptly delete that information. If you believe we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 18, please Contact Us at [email protected].
To Provide Products, Services, and Information. We collect information from you in order to provide products and services that you purchase using the Site; register and service your online account; contact you about your orders; process credit card and debit card transactions; ship products to you; and send you promotional materials or advertisements about our products and services, as well as new features and offerings.
Sharing with Third Parties. We may provide information to third party service providers that help us operate and manage our Site, process orders, and fulfill and deliver products and services that you purchase from us. These service providers will have access to your personal information in order to provide these services, but when this occurs we implement reasonable contractual and technical protections to limit their use of that information to helping us provide the service.
Do Not Track Signals. We do not track you over time and across third-party websites or other online services for any purpose. Some web browsers permit you to broadcast a signal to websites and online services indicating a preference that they “do not track” your online activities. At this time, we do not honor such signals and we do not modify what information we collect or how we use that information based upon whether such a signal is broadcast or received by us.
Advertising. We may disclose certain of your information to our third-party service providers for advertising and marketing of our products and services. We may use how you browse and shop in order to show you ads for The Alliance that are more relevant to your interests.
Donors. We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by The Alliance, both online and offline, on any Platform (‘Platform’, includes the The Alliance website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.
Your Consent. In addition to the sharing described elsewhere in this Policy, we will share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of The Alliance when we have your consent to do so.
Legal Proceedings. We will share personal information with third party companies, organizations or individuals outside of The Alliance if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to:
You can access and update certain information we have relating to your online account by signing into your account and going to the privacy section of our Site. If you have questions about personal information we have about you or need to access or update your information, you can email us at [email protected]. You can opt-out of receiving marketing and promotional emails from The Alliance by using the opt-out or unsubscribe feature contained in the emails, or by emailing us at [email protected] or mailing us at the address listed in Section 8 below titled “Questions and How to Contact Us.”
We use industry standard physical, technical and administrative security measures and safeguards to protect the confidentiality and security of your personal information. However, since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot guarantee, ensure, or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information. Please note that emails and other communications you send to us through our Site are not encrypted, and we strongly advise you not to communicate any confidential information through these means.
This Site and Services are not directed to residents of the European Union. By using and accessing our Site, users who reside or are located in countries outside of the United States agree and consent to the transfer to and processing of personal information on servers located outside of the country where they reside, and that the protection of such information may be different than required under the laws of their residence or location.
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The guidelines following describe behaviors that will not be permitted by The Alliance either on its website or its social media sites (including but not limited to Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter). Violations of these guidelines will result in removal of posts and/or content and may result in the expulsion of individuals from The Alliance Community.
Racism and discrimination create an environment of exclusion, intimidation, and fear. No one within our community should feel this way or be subjected in any way to this form of toxic abuse.
This behavior includes, but is not limited to:
Racism, discrimination, or insults
Hate speech, violence, or threats
Protected and marginalized groups include: People grouped together based on their actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, immigration status, national origin, religion or faith, sex or gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or medical condition. It also includes people who are grouped together based on their housing or socio-economic status, age, weight or size, pregnancy or veteran status.
We encourage discourse and debate and hope that members of our community will have conversations about issues that matter to them and that affect us all in a way that’s constructive, civil and builds community. However, when conversations become heated, lead to insults, abusive language and personal invective, we reserve the right to remove them and to caution those individuals involved in these conversations that continued behaviors will result in them being removed from The Alliance Community.
Examples include: attacking, berating, bullying, belittling, insulting, harassing, threatening, trolling, or swearing at others or their views even if you disagree with them.
The Alliance will not tolerate any form of public shaming or ridicule. This includes, but is not limited to, remarks about an individual’s, or company’s, work, skills or industry contributions.
The Alliance will not provide its main website and/or it’s social media sites as a platform for the airing of personal disputes and grievances.
Any such postings will be removed and individuals engaged in these activities or behaviors will be cautioned. If this behavior continues it may result in the removal of such individuals from access to The Alliance Community website and social media.