Collection of Personal Information
Capital Sisters collects personal information provided by you when you log in to the website for any purpose. When you provide personal information through our website, the information may be sent to servers located in the United States and other countries around the world.
The personal information we collect may include the following: name, home address, e-mail address, your home and/or mobile phone numbers, your gender and your date of birth. The exact types of information required are identified in detail at the time the information is collected. All such information is retained indefinitely.
Capital Sisters does not collect personally identifiable information from users of those parts of its website that do not require a sign in, except when users send e-mails to Capital Sisters. Capital Sisters retains such e-mails indefinitely, and data retained may include the e-mail sender’s name, e-mail address and any other information provided in the e-mail. Capital Sisters regards such information as confidential and does not use or disclose it without the permission of the sender except as specifically necessary for Capital Sisters to carry out its mission and activities associated with its mission as described on its website.
Collection of Non-Personal Information
Capital Sisters may automatically collect non-personal information about visitors to our website, such as number of visitors, Internet Protocol address, browser type, operating system and pages viewed, but we will not combine such data with any personal information. We maintain this data indefinitely and use this data in the aggregate to determine how visitors use our website for internal management and so that we can improve your experience on our website.
Use of Your Information
We may use personal information collected from you for several general purposes:
- To deliver the products and services that you have requested;
- To respond to your inquiries;
- To send you important reminders about Capital Sisters and your donations to Capital Sisters;
- To send you promotions and news about Capital Sisters which we think may be of interest to you;
- To conduct market research relating to our mission and/or website;
- To maintain and administer the website;
- To ask your opinions on our products and activities (e.g., through surveys), which will help us improve our products and activities;
- To verify your identity and prevent or detect fraud; and/or
- To perform functions as otherwise described to you at the time of collection.
Please note that we may contact you by mail, e-mail, telephone or fax for any of the above purposes.
Disclosure of Your Information
Capital Sisters maintains personally identifiable information and any other information submitted to it indefinitely, but uses such information only for its internal purposes and for the purpose of compliance with its non-profit reporting obligations.
We may also use and disclose information in aggregate (so that no individual website visitor or donors are identified and no personal information is revealed) for reporting purposes related to our non-profit status.
Links to Third-Party Websites
Capital Sisters’ Commitment to Security
The security of your information is very important to us. Capital Sisters takes appropriate physical, electronic and managerial precautions to secure against unauthorized access and use of information you send to Capital Sisters.
Your Privacy Choices
Your California Privacy Rights
Pursuant to California Civil Code Section 1798.83, a California resident who has provided personal information to a business with whom he/she has established a business relationship, including a donor relationship, has the right to request certain information regarding the disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please Contact Us.
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