Thank you for visiting the website of The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County, Inc. (“The Food Bank”). The protection of your privacy is important to us. This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for The Food Bank’s website at http://www.foodbanklfc.org.

 

Information collection and use

 

Because this site accepts online donations, certain personally identifiable information is collected. The types of information we collect includes names, addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and credit card information.

 

We may also collect other non-personally identifiable information about your computer such as the type of browser you are using (e.g. Internet Explorer or Firefox), the type of operating system you are using (e.g. Windows XP or Mac OS) or  the domain name of your internet service provider (e.g. AT&T or Verizon or Comcast).

 

The Food Bank will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.

 

How we use the information we collect

 

The personally identifiable information collected by The Food Bank site is used to fulfill online donations. We may also use this information to send users further details about The Food Bank and its upcoming events, programs and projects.

 

Non-personally identifiable information may be used in aggregate form to analyze the usage of our site and improve site design and interface.

 

The information that we collect will not be disclosed to third parties unless in response to a legal claim or law enforcement agency’s request.

 

Cookies

 

Cookies are small text files stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies do not contain personally identifiable information. They enable The Food Bank to provide a more seamless experience for our users. For example, by setting a cookie for our site, the user would not have to log in with a password more than once, thereby saving time while navigating our site. If a user rejects the cookie, there may be areas of our site that are restricted. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience of our site.

 

Links

 

This website may contain links to other sites. The Food Bank is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. When we link to a new site we will launch a new browser window.

 

This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

 

Security; No Liability

 

This website has made commercially reasonable efforts to protect our users’ information with appropriate physical and electronic procedures to prevent unauthorized access both online and offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (such as sending a thank you letter) are granted access to personally identifiable information. Nevertheless, such security measures may not prevent all loss, misuse or alteration of information on this website, and The Food Bank is not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to such failures. Data and communications, including e-mail and other electronic communications, may be accessed by unauthorized third parties when communicated over the internet.

 

Feedback

 

Users may provide feedback to The Food Bank by sending an e-mail to feedback@foodbanklfc.org. Any contact information entered when providing feedback will only be used to acknowledge or respond to that feedback.

 

Modification of Privacy Policy

 

The Food Bank may change this privacy policy at any time by posting the changed privacy policy on this page. Your continued viewing of this website following the posting of any changes to this privacy policy will signal your acceptance of any such changes.

 

 

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