Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Practices for Donors and Supporters
ALIGHT – Alliance to Lead Impact in Global Human Trafficking (“ALIGHT”) is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of our donors, website visitors and other individuals who communicate with ALIGHT. We wish to help you better understand the information we gather, how we handle it, whether we disclose it to anyone, and your options regarding our use of, and your ability to correct, this information. The following Privacy Policy applies when you make a donation to ALIGHT, either online or otherwise, as well as when you visit our site, alightnet.org, or otherwise share your personal information with ALIGHT as discussed below. By visiting our web sites, you are accepting this Privacy Policy.

Donations
If you make a donation, either online or otherwise, we will request certain personally identifiable information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, and credit card information). This information enables us to process your donation and communicate with you about it. In addition, we may use such information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, keep you updated about our work, analyze website usage, and improve our website’s content, layout, and services. Online donations are processed through a secure server operated by Paypal, a third-party vendor not owned by, or affiliated with, ALIGHT. Information provided by a donor through the online donation form will be accessible to PayPal in order to complete the transaction and, as indicated in PayPal’s privacy policy, is retained only as long as needed by PayPal to process the gift. PayPal states that it does not sell, trade or share personal or credit card information with any other third party. To learn about how Paypal collects, stores, and secures your data, please visit Paypal’s privacy policy, available here.

Privacy Preferences
ALIGHT reserves the right to send updates, newsletters, and donation solicitations (“Communications”) via email or mailing addresses provided by a donor or supporter through our email sign-up sheet unless specific preferences are otherwise noted. Online Communications are facilitated through Gmail by Google and Mailchimp, each third-party vendors not owned by, or affiliated with, ALIGHT. Read Google’s Privacy Policy here. Read Mailchimp’s Privacy Policy here.

In general, we may share your information with third-party business partners, for instance, for the purpose of enhancing our services. If you do not want us to share your personal information with these companies. Donors and supporters may change their communication preferences at any time, including by opting out of future Communications or by having their personal information deleted from our database. Change your privacy preferences please email connect@alightnet.org.

If you have questions or requests regarding your current privacy preferences, you may also email connect@alightnet.org or submit your question or request to:

ALIGHT
225 S Broadway #9912
Denver, CO 80209

Employment and Volunteering
In connection with seeking employment or a volunteer position with ALIGHT, you may decide to submit, through our sites or otherwise, personally identifiable information (including your name, address, telephone number, email address and any other personally identifiable information requested on our online and offline forms, as well as an electronic or paper copy of your resume/CV). All information entered into any online or offline forms related to employment or volunteering is strictly private, and will be viewed only by ALIGHT for human resources purposes. No information stored or submitted in such forms will be used for any purpose other than to assess your qualifications as an employee or volunteer for ALIGHT.

Other Disclosures
Please be advised that we may disclose your personal information to the government or to third parties pursuant to law enforcement inquiries, court orders, subpoenas and similar requests, or when we otherwise believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary or appropriate in connection with any activity that violates the law or may expose us to liability.

Information We Collect
ALIGHT may collect limited demographic and geo-locational information in order to conduct our operations. Any such information retained is core to our evaluation of services provided to persons contacting our service providers. Personal or other sensitive information will only be shared with service providers who help us achieve our core operations. In addition, such service providers may only use such information for the purposes for which we engaged them.

Use of Information
In addition to providing services, ALIGHT may use Aggregate Information collected form third parties to analyze trends, produce reports regarding such trends, or other such information as necessary to achieve ALIGHT’s mission. “Aggregate Information” is information from which Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) has been removed and PII cannot be derived from any such Aggregate Information with reasonable efforts.

Use of Website
Our web servers automatically collect non-personal information such as the domain name of the Internet access provider, the Internet protocol address used to connect the computer to the Internet, the average time spent on our website, pages viewed, information searched for, access times and other relevant statistics.

Our website includes social media features, such as the Facebook Like button, and widgets, such as the “Share This” button. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our website. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policies of the companies providing them.

External Links
This site contains links to other sites. Unless we expressly state otherwise, ALIGHT makes no representations whatsoever concerning the content of those sites. The fact that ALIGHT has provided a link to a site is not an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation with respect to such site, its owners, or its providers. There are risks associated with using any information, software, or products found on the Internet, and ALIGHT cautions you to make sure that you understand these risks before retrieving, using, relying upon, or purchasing anything via the Internet.

Please be aware that ALIGHT is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. Our Privacy Policy applies to all web pages under our domains, and not to any web pages not under our domains, regardless of any hyperlinks from a web page under our domains to a web page not under our domains.

Note to Parents and Children
We encourage parents to monitor their children’s use of the Internet and to help us protect their privacy by instructing them never to provide personal information on this site or any other without permission. We will never attempt to extract unnecessary information from our users, regardless of age. Consistent with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”), we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without prior verifiable parental consent. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with such information without consent, we will use our best efforts to remove such information from our files. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that a child under 13 has provided such information to us, he or she should contact us at connect@alightnet.org.

Opt-Out Preference
You may sign up to receive email or newsletter or other communications from us. If you would like to discontinue receiving this information, you may update your email preferences by using the “Unsubscribe” link found in emails we send you or email: connect@alightnet.org.

Changes to this Privacy Policy
We may, from time to time, make changes to our Privacy Policy, based on your comments and our need to reflect accurately our data collection and disclosure practices. If we make any material changes in the way we use your personal information, we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our website. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy.

Communication Through 4BELLS APP
For the policy related to use of the 4Bells App, including on information provided, automatic information collection, third party information collection, use of information, disclosure of information, choices regarding personal information, use by minors, data security and other matters, please see the 4Bells Privacy Policy here.

Data Security
Please be aware that, although ALIGHT endeavors to provide reasonable security for information in its possession and control, no security system can protect against all potential security breaches. If you have any questions about our security measures, please contact us at connect@alightnet.org.

Governing Law
You agree that your use of this Privacy Policy and any disputes relating thereto shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Colorado. Any dispute relating to this Privacy Policy shall be resolved solely in the state or federal courts located in Denver, Colorado.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 26, 2017.