What personal information do we collect from the people who visit our website?
When commenting or registering on our site for our newsletter you will be asked to enter your name and email address or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- To improve our website to better serve you.
- To send periodic emails about your membership, subscriptions, donations or other products and services.
- To use integrated services such as Google Apps securely for client projects.
How do we protect visitor information?
Your personal information is protected behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
We implement a variety of security measures enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
All monetary transactions are processed through a gateway provider (such as PayPal, Swipe or Google Wallet) and are not stored or processed on our servers. Your financial information is not stored by United Community Partners.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
• Understand and save user’s preferences and progress for future visits.
• Compile non-personal aggregate data about website traffic and site interactions to offer better website experiences and tools in the future.
We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled. It may affect your experience and some of our services will not function properly.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, organizations we collaborate with on events, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Our blog is integrated with Facebook, if you have a Facebook account and interact with our page we are able to see how our business page is performing via your “likes” and other interactions there. Facebook Privacy settings are something each user must manage themselves. You should regularly check how your account, groups and pages work. Here is a Facebook privacy primer. On all social media your privacy is something you need to review and manage.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We have NOT enabled Google AdSense on our site and do not serve advertising on the UCP site.
In the case of some clients Google Apps for Work and or Google Apps for Nonprofits are part of the installation and interactions between this site and the client site.
• Demographics and Interests Reporting
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together better serve our customers, target our keywords to search terms visitors use when looking for our content.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
To be accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:
• NOT use false, or misleading subjects or email addresses
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor unsubscribe requests quickly
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future UCP newsletters, you can follow the instructions at the bottom of each newsletter email.
If you run into any problems feel free to get in touch and we will fix it ASAP.