Privacy Policy

Empower One is committed to protecting your privacy. Empower One (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the empower-one.org website (the “Service”). This Statement of Privacy applies to the Empower One Web site and governs data collection and usage at all Empower One sites and services; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services.

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible at empower-one.org.

Empower One is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Statement of Privacy.

 

 

Information Collection and Use

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your email address, name, phone number, postal address, other information (“Personal Information”).

We collect this information for the purpose of providing the Service, identifying and communicating with you, responding to your requests/inquiries, servicing your purchase orders, and improving our services.

Empower One does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

 

 

Log Data

We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service’s functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.

 

 

Cookies

Cookies are files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and transferred to your device. We use cookies to collect information in order to improve our services for you.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. The Help feature on most browsers provide information on how to accept cookies, disable cookies or to notify you when receiving a new cookie.

If you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some features of our Service and we recommend that you leave them turned on.

 

 

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services and/or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

We will only provide those companies the Personal Information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

Empower One does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 

 

 

Donor and Contribution Information

Empower One staff members will be given access to donor and contribution information only as required in the performance of their responsibilities. In addition to the financial staff and financial contractors, donor information is available to assigned staff members of the development and marketing department as approved by the Executive Team. 

All donor and contribution information will be kept electronically in our password, access-protected donor software and accounting software. Paper donations or contribution information that is no longer needed will be shredded. 

 

 

Communications

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send or by contacting us.

 

 

Compliance with Laws

Empower One may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Empower One or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Empower One, including its Web site; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Empower One or the public.

 

 

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, and we strive to implement and maintain reasonable, commercially acceptable security procedures and practices appropriate to the nature of the information we store, in order to protect it from unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification, or disclosure.

However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and we are unable to guarantee the absolute security of the Personal Information we have collected from you.

 

 

International Transfer

Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the information, including Personal Information, to the United States and process it there.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

 

 

Links to Other Sites

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

 

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Empower One will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. If there are material changes to this Statement or in how Empower One will use your personal information, Empower One will prominently post such changes prior to implementing the change. 

Empower One encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Empower One is protecting your information. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

 

 

Contact Us

Empower One offers its customers choices for the collection, use and sharing of personal information. You may notify us of your preferences by emailing us at info@empower-one.org.  Please be sure to provide complete account information so we can identify you in our records.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@empower-one.org.