Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This document was last updated on September 22, 2012

Acknowledgment and acceptance of terms

The Women’s Foundation of California is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you or your computer interact with our blog, www.womensfoundationofcalifornia.org. By accessing www.womensfoundationofcalifornia.org you acknowledge and fully understand the Women’s Foundation of California privacy statement and freely consent to the information collection and use practices described in this website privacy statement

Participating Merchant Policies

Related services and offerings with links from this website, including vendor sites, have their own privacy statements that can be viewed by clicking on the corresponding links within each respective website. Online merchants and others who participate in the Women’s Foundation of California’s website services are encouraged to participate in industry privacy initiatives and to take a responsible attitude towards consumer privacy. However, since we do not have direct control over the policies or practices of participating merchants and other third parties, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or contents of those sites. We recommend and encourage that you always review the privacy policies of merchants and other third parties before you provide any personal information or complete any transaction with such parties.

Information We Collect and How We Use It

The Women’s Foundation of California collects certain information from and about its users three ways: directly from our web server logs, the user and with cookies.

Web Server Logs

When you visit our blog, we may track information to administer the site and analyze its usage. Examples of information we may track include:

    • Your Internet protocol address
    • The kind of browser or computer you use
    • Number of links you click within our site
    • State or country from which you accessed our site
    • Date and time of your visit
    • Name of your Internet service provider
    • Web page from which you linked to our site\
    • Pages you viewed on our site

Use of Cookies

The Women’s Foundation of California may use cookies to personalize or enhance your user experience. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalize a web page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. Hence, this simplifies the process of delivering relevant content and eases site navigation by providing and saving your preferences and login information as well as providing personalized functionality.

The Women’s Foundation of California does not allow other companies to place cookies on our blog.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you reject cookies by changing your browser settings then be aware that this may disable some of the functionality on our blog.

Personal Information Users

Visitors to our blog can register to purchase, participate in services, sign up for email newsletters and donate. When you register, we may request some personal information such as name, address, e-mail, telephone number and other relevant information. You may also be asked to disclose personal information to us so that we can provide assistance and information to you.

We will not disclose personally identifiable information we collect from you to third parties without your permission except to the extent necessary including:

    • To fulfill your service requests for services
    • To protect ourselves from liability
    • To respond to legal process or comply with law

In connection with a merger, acquisition, or liquidation of the company?.

Accessing Web Account Information

We will provide you with the means to ensure that personally identifiable information in your web account file (your first and last name, email and, in some cases, address) is correct and current. You may review this information by contacting us by sending an email to Nicole McMorrow at nicolem@womensfoundca.org.

Changes to this Statement

The Women’s Foundation of California has the discretion to occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the “updated” date at the top of this privacy page. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy statement to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Your continued use of the service constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Statement and any updates.

Contacting Us

If you have questions regarding our privacy statement, its implementation, failure to adhere to this Privacy Statement or our general practices, please contact Sanja Alajbegovic at sanjaa@womensfoundca.org.