What Personal Information Do We Collect?
GASA provides early childhood education and social services to individuals and families in St. Louis’ 63104 and 63118 zip codes. GASA may collect certain information from you through the Sites, including personal information (i.e., individual information that may be used to personally identify or contact you). Collection is done both actively (information you voluntarily submit to us) and passively (information automatically gathered from your computer within our site analytic capabilities).
At several places on our Site, we collect certain information you voluntarily provide to us which may contain personally identifiable information. For example, if you make a donation, request information, become a member of our e-newsletter list, fill out a form or register for an event through the site, we may collect your name, phone and email. When making a donation, you are required to provide us with credit card information for payment. Credit card information is collected through PayPal, a third party, and no information is shared with GASA. Paypal is a secure service and all information submitted is terminated once the transaction is complete.
Our website content platform automatically collects certain information from your computer (such as your Internet address and browser type) using two methods: (1) “cookies” and (2) log files.
Log Files. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather very broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
How Do We Use the Personal Information We Collect?
GASA is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. Personal information that you provide (such as a personal email address) may be used by GASA in the following ways:
• to contact you about your use of the site or about our programs, services, products, activities or special events;
• to respond to your comments or requests;
• to request feedback and to enable us to develop and improve the site and our products and services;
• for internal and marketing, promotional, informational and fundraising purposes; and
• for the specific purpose for which the information was provided.
What Personal Information Do We Share with Third Parties?
We will not sell, share, or rent any personal information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement without first obtaining your authorization. We may provide aggregate information (i.e., information we collect that does not allow you to be personally identified or contacted) to third parties, such as our marketing firm, without your authorization, such as information about your access and use of the site.
We may disclose personal information you provide to independent contractors, volunteers, agencies, service providers and consultants who are engaged by or working with GASA and who need access to such information to carry out their programs or services.
Please note: This site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that GASA is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users/subscribers to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of every website that collects personally identifiable information. Similarly, if you entered this site through another website,
What Steps Do We Take to Protect Your Information Online?
We use reasonable precautions to protect user information online. For example, our employee’s computers are password protected, and we provide regular education to our employees regarding our security and privacy practices.
How Can You Correct and Update Your Personal Information?
If you wish to verify, correct or delete any personal information, please contact us and, we will correct, update or remove the personal data you have provided us as you indicate to the extent such information is not necessary to complete any services or transactions with us.
What Choices Do You Have Regarding the Use of Your Information?
You may “opt-out” of receiving communications from GASA, except to the extent such information is necessary to complete any services or transactions you have entered into, by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 314.231.3188