What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you subscribe to our publications, sign a petition, sign up for text alerts, respond to a survey, fill out a form, purchase goods or services, make a donation, pay dues or register for an event.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone or cellphone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To process payments and donations. Note: Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of processing your payment or donation.
- To send periodic emails. The email address you provide when you sign up to participate in an online campaign, or to receive our newsletter may be used to send news, updates, and related campaign information. Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
- To send periodic text messages. If you sign up to receive text messages from us, that number may be used to send you information and updates. Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future text messages, we include unsubscribe instructions at the end of each message.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway provider's database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or providing services to you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
This policy was last modified on January 23, 2018.
Phone: (412) 471-8919
4 Smithfield St, 9th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2226