The Site is not intended for, directed at, or targeted to children under the age of 13. By proceeding to access and use the Site, you represent and warrant to Akron Community Foundation that you are an adult aged 13 or older. If you are below the age of 13, you ARE NOT authorized to access or use the Site; in that case, please do not proceed.
Akron Community Foundation is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit www.akrongiving.org. When you visit the Site, we may collect personal information from you by which you can be identified, including without limitation your name, email address, and credit card information (“Personal Information”). You may visit our Site without providing Personal Information; however, if you do so, some functionality of the Site may remain unavailable to you.
Our third-party hosting company and our credit card processing company (http://www.authorize.net/company/privacy/) will also collect additional, non-personally-identifiable information from you (“Non-Personally-Identifiable Information,” together with Personal Information collectively referred to as “Information”), including without limitation the URL you came from, your IP address, your domain name, your browser type, the country and state where your server is located, and the pages that were viewed during your visit to our Site. All Information is kept on a secure server to protect it from disclosure to outside parties.
Personal Information Collected
Uses of Personal Information Collected
Akron Community Foundation collects the Personal Information set forth above in order to improve the Site and our services, and to provide you with better service. In particular, we may use your Personal Information (and other Information) for the following purposes, without limitation: (i) for sending you updates and useful information about our programs; (ii) for sending you promotional information; (iii) for enhancing the Site’s operations; (iv) for statistical purposes and overall systems administration; (v) for internal record keeping; (vi) to facilitate online giving; (vii) to improve our products and services; (viii) to maintain the integrity of the information and services provided on the Site; and (ix) to customize the Site according to user interests.
Akron Community Foundation does not sell or rent your Information to others. Except as set forth herein, and unless required by law, we will not distribute your Personal Information to third parties without your permission.
Security for Personal Information
Akron Community Foundation is committed to ensuring that your Personal Information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure of your Personal Information, we use suitable, industry-standard physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the Personal Information that we collect via the Site.
We understand and respect your right to privacy, especially as it relates to your online giving. When making a donation to a donor-advised fund, only your name and donation amount may be visible to the fund’s donor advisors.
Correcting Your Personal Information
You may request details about your Personal Information that Akron Community Foundation holds by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you believe that any of your Personal Information is incorrect or incomplete, please email us at the foregoing email address to request correction. Upon receipt of your email, we will correct any of your Personal Information found to be incorrect.
Akron Community Foundation collects information through cookies and other similar technologies. We may use third parties to provide advertisements for other websites that may be of interest to you, based on Information collected about your use of our Site and other websites. To do this, these Akron Community Foundation and/or these third parties may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser, which may include without limitation the use of pixel tags and/or web beacons. You can choose to accept or decline cookies; most browsers automatically accept cookies unless you modify settings to decline them. However, declining to accept cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of the Site. Further, Akron Community Foundation does not recognize automated browser signals regarding tracking mechanisms, which may include “do not track” instructions.
Akron Community Foundation also uses web analytics services, which currently include without limitation Google Analytics, Crazy Egg and Mouseflow analytics. Although we currently use the foregoing analytics services providers, Akron Community Foundation reserves its right, within its sole discretion, to change analytics services providers, or to add additional analytics services providers, without notice to you.
Akron Community Foundation currently uses Google AdWords, Facebook, and Bing Remarketing Services as remarketing services providers. Akron Community Foundation reserves its right, within its sole discretion, to change remarketing services providers, or to add additional remarketing services providers, without notice to you.
You can set preferences for how Facebook advertises to you or opt out in your browser or device settings.
To opt out of Bing or another third party, you may use the NAI opt-out tool here, which will allow you to opt out of targeted ads from NAI-approved member companies. The advertisers we use are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and adhere to the NAI Code of Conduct.