Last Updated on December 23rd, 2013
What information do we collect?
What does Alumni Fund use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used to help us run and improve our user’s experience. Here are some of the ways we use your information:
- To personalize and improve your experience on our Sites;
- To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs);
- To send periodic emails, such as, order processing, receipts, information regarding your donation, respond to customer service inquiries, in addition to receiving company news, updates, etc.
Please note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we will include unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your personal information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. We do not sell or transfer your personal information to third parties. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our rights or property.
Any organization you donate to through the Sites will have access to your personal information (except for your credit card number, which is outlined below). You consent to and agree that we are not responsible for how these organizations handle your personal information. You should contact the organizations you are donating to directly for their privacy policies and data usage practices.
What happens if Alumni Fund combines with another business entity?
Who has access to my Credit Card Number?
We integrate with the merchant gateway of third parties to process all donations made through our sites. Only the third party processors have access to your credit card number. Data handled by the third party processors is subject to theirs terms and privacy policies. Please contact us at the contact information below for any additional questions.
Please note: We do not have access to your credit card number at any time.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We recognize the particular importance of protecting privacy where children are involved and we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the requirements of Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Our website and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information online from children under the age of 13. If your child has used our sites and submitted personal information to us, please contact us and we will remove that information from our sites.
For information on how Worcester Polytechnic Institute will handle your personal information, you may consult their Privacy Statement.