Last Updated: 5/21/2021
Information We Collect
When you visit our Website, we will request that you provide information that may personally identify you, or that is linked or linkable to information that may personally identify you. We refer to this information as “Personal Information,” and we use it in order to provide certain features as described below:
|Feature||Information We Collect||How We Use this Information|
|ChatBot (known as the “GuideBot”)||
|SMS Text Messaging (“Messaging”)||
A Note About Children
Our Website is intended for individuals aged 16 and older. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from individuals younger than age 16. Should we learn that we have inadvertently collected Personal Information from someone younger than 16, we will take steps to promptly delete it.
Usage Information and Tracking Technologies:
When you visit our Website, our servers automatically collect the Internet Protocol (“IP”) address associated with your device. We may also collect additional information such as your browser type and version, the operating system of your device and language, country, as well as areas in the Website you visit most frequently and when. We use this information to help us administer the Website, remember your preferences, and diagnose technical problems. We also analyze the information for aggregate trends about how our Website is used and to help us improve our Website.
To collect this information, we use the following technologies:
Cookies. Cookies are small data files sent by a website and stored on the computer or device at the request of that site. Cookies store information related to a user’s browser to enable us to recognize the browser on return visits to our Website and to remember your preferences.
Most browsers can be set to detect browser cookies and to let a user reject them. To learn more about cookies, including how to manage or delete them, visit the Tools, Help, or similar section of your website browser.
Pixel tags. A pixel tag (also referred to as a “clear gif” or “web beacon”) allows us to track the online usage patterns of the Website and to understand which links are clicked. When we send you emails, pixel tags also allow us to track which emails are opened. We use this information to help us improve the Website and measure the effectiveness of our marketing.
Third Party Cookies and Tracking:
We do not honor “do not track” signals transmitted by web browsers. For more information about third-party advertisers and how to prevent them from using your information, visit the NAI’s consumer website at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices or http://www.aboutads.info/choices/. If you do want to opt out using these tools, you need to opt out separately for each of your devices and for each web browser (such as Chrome, Edge Firefox, Safari or others) that you use on each device.
How We Use and Share Your Personal Information
We do not access or disclose your Personal Information except as noted at the time that we request it and as described below:
How You May Modify Your Information
If you would like to review, correct, update or request that we delete Personal Information you have provided to us, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and specify what you would like to review, correct, update or have deleted.
We engage with third parties to facilitate our delivery of our Websites and to provide certain features on our behalf, such as data hosting, analytics, content delivery, delivery of the GuideBot and Messaging features, maintenance, security and similar functions. These third parties may require a limited amount of information, including Personal Information, in order to deliver their services.
We may also share aggregated demographic information that is not linked or linkable to Personal Information with OneGoal funders and secondary school partners.
Our Website contains links to third party websites, including video players and social networking websites. The fact that we link to a website is not an endorsement or representation of an affiliation with that website. We do not control third party websites or their privacy practices. These other websites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information from you. These sites have their own privacy policies that govern their collection, use, and disclosure of personal information you may provide to them, and we encourage you to read them.
We use physical, administrative, and technical safeguards to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of your Personal Information. However, the Internet is not perfectly secure and we are not responsible for security incidents that are not reasonably within our control.
We delete the Personal Information you provide through use of Guidebot and Messaging after 6 months of inactivity. Otherwise, we retain your Personal Information for as long as is permissible under applicable law, including as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements, comply with applicable industry standards, and protect the security of our Website.
If you have opted in to receive SMS text messages, you may opt out at any time by texting “STOP” in response to a message or by sending a request to opt out to email@example.com.
Updates to This Policy