At NorCal, we are committed to protecting the privacy of our website visitors.
- How we collect information from you
- What information we collect from you
- How we use your information
- How we protect your information
- How we communicate any changes to this policy
- How to contact us regarding any concerns you have regarding our policy.
HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
We collect information from you when you do the following:
- register for an event on our website.
- subscribe to our email lists.
- respond to a survey.
- browse the site.
- fill out a contact form.
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
Information may include names, email addresses, and contact information. You may opt out of this data collection by not filling out forms or requests for information. Information collected through usage of cookies is not linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. You may opt out of this data collection by turning off cookies.
If you make a donation or payment using credit card through our website, an outside party, PayPal, processes this information. If you make a credit card payment directly to NorCal and not through Paypal, NorCal submits this information directly to a secure credit card processor and does not disclose credit card account information.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use information to do the following:
1) improve our website and services.
2) respond to your “contact us” message.
3) distribute survey.
4) send email newsletters.
5) send information about new events or services.
6) process your order.
We only collect information that you voluntarily give us by email or other contact method.
We do not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We do not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g., to ship an order.
We do not release your information unless appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or other people’s rights, or safety.
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon or “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
We use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online and store information in secure cloud or environment. Access to information is limited to employees performing specific job (e.g, billing service). The computers/servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our website contains links to other sites. These sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Third party links include, but are not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.
CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (COPPA) COMPLIANCE
In compliance with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, NorCal does not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.