Collection and Use of Information
Visitors to our website are not required to reveal any information about themselves. Our web server automatically collects IP addresses, but not individual email or domain addresses, to compile data such as the number of visits to our site, what pages are visited, average time visited, etc. This anonymous data helps us measure and analyze site usage so that we may improve the design and content of our site. We do not link this information to personally identifiable information.
There are some sections of this site where you may choose to provide personal information, such as name, address, telephone number, email address, to MCFB. These areas include:
- Submitting a “Contact Us” form
- Making a tax-deductible donation
- Requesting additional information by email
The information we collect is used to fulfill your request and WILL NOT BE SHARED WITH OTHER ORGANIZATIONS FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES. We may also use this information to notify you about updates to our website and/or contact you for marketing purposes. If you supply us with your postal address or email address online, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information about our services, fundraisers, and upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by contacting us via phone or postal mail. See above for contact information. Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online will ONLY receive telephone contact from us if they have specifically asked us to call them – NO SOLICITATIONS.
This information may be disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Web site and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Web site.
Retention Of Your Information:
Depending on the law that applies, you may have a right to access and rectify or erase your personal data or receive a copy of your personal data, restrict or object to the active processing of your data, ask us to share (port) your personal information to another entity, withdraw any consent you provided to us to process your data, a right to lodge a complaint with a statutory authority and such other rights as may be relevant under applicable laws. To exercise these rights, you can write to us at email@example.com. We will respond to your request in accordance with applicable law.
Do note that if you do not allow us to collect or process the required personal information or withdraw the consent to process the same for the required purposes, you may not be able to access or use the services for which your information was sought.
The security of your information is important to us and we will use reasonable security measures to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorized alteration of your information under our control. However, given the inherent risks, we cannot guarantee absolute security and consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
A cookie is a message given to your web browser and stored as a text file. This file transmits information back to the website’s computer to collect information about your activities on the site or make it easier to use certain site functions. The main purpose of cookies is to identify users and possibly prepare customized web pages for them.
Third Party Links & Use Of Your Information:
Grievance / Data Protection Officer:
If you have any queries or concerns about the processing of your information that is available with us, you may email our Grievance Officer at Mercer County Food Bank, 109 South Sharpsville Ave., email: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will address your concerns in accordance with applicable law.