Privacy Policy

The following privacy policy discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices of our website, www.stjohnshomeforchildren.org. (Please note this site contains links to other sites and that St. Johns Home for Children is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those sites.)

This site is owned and operated by St. Johns Home for Children. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. Accordingly, St. Johns Home for Children wants to make your experience online satisfying and safe.

Information Collected and How it is Used

St. Johns Home for Children collects and analyzes general statistics about visitors to our site to help make it more useful. However, we do not collect any personal information from these statistics. The statistics gathered help us to understand how our site is being used and not who is using it. For example, the statistics help show us such things as how often the site is visited and what pages get the most views.

Optional Voluntary Information

St. Johns Home for Children offers the following free services, which require some type of voluntary submission of personal information by users:

1. Electronic Newsletters

We will offer electronic newsletters to users. St. Johns Home for Children gathers email addresses of users who voluntarily subscribe. Users may remove themselves from this mailing list by following a link provided in every newsletter that points users to the subscription management page. Users may also subscribe to the newsletters at the time of registration.

2. Surveys

St. Johns Home for Children may occasionally conduct user surveys to better target our content to our audience. St. Johns Home for Children may share aggregated demographic information in these surveys with our sponsors, advertisers and partners; however, St. Johns Home for Children never shares any of this information about specific individuals with any third party.

Usage Tracking

St. Johns Home for Children tracks user traffic patterns throughout our website. However, St. Johns Home does not correlate this information with data about individual users.

Use of Information

St. Johns Home for Children uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience in our network of sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements on the sites or to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users.

E-Mail Privacy

Your privacy is extremely important to us, and we will do everything we can to protect it. Therefore, St. Johns Home for Children maintains an opt-in policy for its e-mail communications. That means we only want to send e-mail to individuals who have requested that these e-mailings be sent to them or to people with whom we have an ongoing individual or business relationship.

Your right to control what e- mailings, if any, you receive from our organization is important to us. Though we may include announcements from partners or other third parties in some e-mailings, these messages will come directly from us and we will not share your e-mail address with anyone. We will not sell or rent your e-mail address.

Legal Notice

The content, arrangement and layout of St. Johns Home’s for Children website are proprietary to us and should not be copied, imitated, reproduced, displayed, distributed or transmitted without our express permission. Any unauthorized use of the content, arrangement or layout of this website may violate civil or criminal laws, including, but not limited to, copyright and trademark laws.

Policy Changes

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of St. Johns Home for Children’s Privacy Policy at any time. If we change our Privacy Policy, we will post the changes on this page so that you may become aware of the information we may collect, how we may use the information and under what circumstances we may disclose it.

Security

St. Johns Home for Children operates secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems. Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorized individuals have access to the information provided by our customers.

Opt-Out Policy

We give users options wherever necessary and practical. Such choices include:

  • Opting not to register to receive our electronic newsletters.

  • Opting not to participate in certain interactive areas, which completely alleviates the need to gather any personally identifiable information from our users.


YOUR CONSENT

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by St. Johns Home for Children. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it.