Resale or disclosure of information to third parties:
We do not sell any personal information, including your name, address, or email addresses to other organizations. Only The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute staff and our authorized agents have access to personally identifiable information provided by visitors to our site. Individual members of The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute may contact you about future Internet security issues.
Browser information collected on our website:
As with any website operator, The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute analyzes our website logs to constantly improve the value of our website. We use an external service to provide real-time reporting to us and our authorized agents of browser accesses to our site. This reporting includes page views, unique views, unique visitors, repeat visitors, frequency of visits, and peak-volume traffic periods. We do not use this service to gather, request, record, require, collect or track any Internet users’ personally identifiable information.
Personalization of Content:
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Privacy of our email lists:
The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute maintains an email list to keep The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute members, the press, and policy makers informed about breaking events. Individuals who provide optional information may also receive materials in the U.S. mail and or be contacted by telephone by authorized The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute representatives. In addition, we do share (not sell) mailing information to like-minded organizations on an occasional basis, as they share the same with us. We configure our list server software to refuse to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone but authorized The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute staff and agents. Only The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute staff and our authorized agents have access to personally identifiable information provided by visitors to our site.
Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying FTC regulation establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13, and we have designed our sites to block our knowing acceptance of information from children under 13 whenever age-related information is requested.
It is possible that by fraud or deception we may receive information pertaining to children under 13. If we are notified of this, as soon as we verify the notification, we will immediately obtain parental consent or otherwise delete the information from our servers. If you want to notify us of our receipt of information by children under 13, please do so by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving financial data from our site. In addition, we have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss or misuse of information at our site that we have collected from you.