Americans For Fair Skies (A4FS) values the protection of all personal information provided via its Website, fairskies.org, including, but not limited to registration information.

A4FS will not sell or impart personally identifiable information about you to unaffiliated third parties except in agreement with this “Privacy Policy”.

A4FS will work assiduously to ensure proper administrative and technical measures  have been taken to prevent the unauthorized or unlawful use of personally identifiable information, and to prevent any accidental loss or destruction of, or damage to, such information.

 

Information Collection and Uses

A4FS Website compiles certain information about visitors to its site. A4FS may record IP addresses, URLs of the Website, and pages visited (before, during, and after visit), software & computer hardware, as well as the times and dates of such visits will all be available to us.

A4FS may request additional information about yourself, including your name, contact information, the organization you are affiliated with and other information that A4FS may use to identify you. If you choose not to provide such information, you may not be permitted to access certain Website features, content, or services.

Additionally, A4FS may place “cookies” on your computer to maximize your browsing experience. You may alter your browser settings or use other means to prevent cookies from being placed on your computer, however, doing so may result in reduced functionality and a less personalized browsing experience.

A4FS uses data that it retains about you to enhance your browsing experience by personalizing our Website to your specific interests, and to utilize content and services that you may find pertinent. Information about the content you visit and services you use may be used alone or in tandem with information collected from other users to help A4FS modify its Website and its services to better fit the needs and interests of you and other users.

Information that you provide may also be used as part of A4FS’ effort to keep you up to date about events, and services that you may find applicable. In some cases, A4FS may reach out to you with information from carefully selected third parties, but A4FS will not provide information to third parties for such purposes. In other cases, your data might be shared with a third party pursuant to a process that contemplates such sharing but which you knowingly initiate.

A4FS reserves the right to disclose any information that it obtains through its Website to appropriate governmental or regulatory authorities, if required by law or any governmental agency.

From time to time, A4FS may share information about you to carefully selected service providers that A4FS may engage to host our Website or to provide other services. A4FS will require all such service providers to use the information solely to provide the specified services, and otherwise to conform to the requirements of this Privacy Policy. Except as provided in this Privacy Policy, A4FS will not provide your information to third parties for any other purpose, including marketing.

Any information sent to A4FS by Internet e-mail or through the Website is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis. Any information you send A4FS over the Internet, either through our Website or via email is done at your own risk.

 

Children Under the Age of 13

A4FS’ content is meant for an adult audience. If you are under the age of thirteen, please do not provide us with any of your personal information, including, without limitation, your email address.  A4FS welcomes children to learn more about our organization and, where appropriate, find opportunities to serve their communities through volunteer activities.  However, we encourage children to do this only with their parents’ knowledge and supervision.

 

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Users seeking to opt-out should reply to any communication with the subject line “unsubscribe”.

 

Additional Services

From time to time, A4FS may offer additional services through its Website. In some cases additional services may be subject to alternative terms of use (as identified by A4FS), and your use of any such services will constitute your acceptance of such alternative terms of use. Unless otherwise stated, such alternative terms of use shall apply to supplement this Agreement and in the context of any conflicting terms, this Agreement shall govern with respect to our Website, content and services, excepting only those services, which are expressly covered, and then only to the extent so expressly covered, by such alternative terms.

 

Privacy

A4FS is committed to the value of privacy of its financial and in-kind donors, whether the donation is made online, by mail, or another method. When you make a financial or in-kind donation, you provide your name and contact information. Financial donors provide standard payment information including, in many circumstances, credit card data. We protect your information in a variety of ways:

AF4S use industry standard safeguards to protect your information. Many donors use credit cards for donations. We protect the security of credit card transactions using methods such as: encryption, access controls, network firewalls, and physical security. These measures ensure a safegaurd for anyone to intercept the credit card information you wish to send to us. When we work with other companies to process credit card transactions, those companies also use stringent encryption and security measures to ensure client safety.

Except as set forth herein, we will not sell, share or trade our donors’ personal information with any other entity. Additionally, we will not send mailings to our donors on behalf of any other organizations, unless a donor has given us explicit  permission to do so.

A4FS has vendors that help manage with processing, donations, and donor data. On occasion, we give these vendors access to donor data, and they are bound by strict confidentiality rules.