What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, make a donation or recommend a grant.
What do we use your information for?
The information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience
- To improve client service
- To improve our web site
- To process transactions
- To send periodic emails
The email address you provide may be used to send you information and updates about Foundation For The Carolinas. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include a link to update your email preferences at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our database to be accessed only by those authorized with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
Your privacy is important to us. 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 servicing 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.
We may store information about you using cookies. Cookies are small data files which are stored on your computer’s (or other device’s) hard drive each time you visit a website. Cookies, including the cookies used on our website, allow us to recognize your computer and improve your experience by making your interaction with the website quicker, easier and more efficient. Cookies do not contain any personal or private information. Our web may use the following types of cookies: (a) Functionality cookies enable the “Share” feature on our website where users may send information to other websites such as Facebook and Twitter, and also may enable the use of user “favorites”; (b) Analytics cookies are used to measure and analyze how users are using our website; (c) Marketing cookies help identify how users are reaching our website, which helps us determine the effectiveness of our marketing; (d) Customer preference cookies enables our website to remember user preferences such as your username, location and language to help save you time by avoiding repetitive entry of information.
If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software or browser software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. Further information about deleting or controlling cookies is available at the third-party website www.aboutcookies.org. We are not responsible for the content of any third-party website. Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site. Our website does not recognize Do Not Track (DNT) requests that may be automatically transmitted by your web browser.
220 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
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