Terms and Conditions of Use Statement
We are: The Nonprofit Village
Our website address is: www.thenonprofitvillage.org
Your use of this website in any form signifies your agreement to be bound by the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, whether in whole or in part, you may not access or otherwise use the site.
License to use the site
You are granted a non-exclusive, limited right to access, use, and display the website and the materials thereof for your personal use only with your full agreement to this Terms and Conditions of Use statement.
We own, control, license or have the right to use and provide the website and all material on the website, including without limitation: text, images, audio clips, and video clips (collectively, the “Content”). The website is protected by copyright. We own the copyright of the entire website. We own a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the site. You agree to abide by all copyright notices, information or restrictions displayed on the website.
You may not modify, create derivative works from, participate in the transfer or sale of, or in any other way exploit the website or any portion thereof for any public or commercial use without the express written permission from us. You may download a copy of the Content from the website for your personal use, if you maintain all copyright, attribution and other notices contained in such content including logo, author’s name and any other branding markers.
Online Privacy Statement
What personal data we collect, and why it is collected:
When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Website visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, and any information needed to provide a requested service.
By registering for an event, program or mailing list, your email address will be added to the contact list of those who may receive email messages containing information of commercial or promotional nature from us.
How we use information collected on the website
We may use information for several general purposes:
- To fulfill your requests for certain services
- To generate website statistics
- To improve the content of the website
- To personalize your experience on the website
Our website makes use of order forms, registration forms, and survey forms for members and customers to request information, products, and services. We collect visitor contact information, method of payment, and event-specific data. This information is used to process orders and registrations, as well as to improve services. We do not sell this information.
If you leave a comment on this site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Ad servers: We do not partner with, or have special relationships with, any ad server companies.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on the website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, or filled out a form, you can request that we erase any of your personal data. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Who we share your data with
We establish partnerships with third parties to deliver better services and enhance communications with members and website users. The following are some of the third parties we use or partner with:
- WordPress Stats – generate website statistics
- Google Analytics – generate website statistics
- PayPal and Stripe – process payment
- MailChimp and/or Constant Contact – generate email mailing list
- Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
- Montgomery County Maryland
Third party Internet websites and services accessible through our site have separate Terms and Conditions of Use and privacy and data collecting practices, independent of this website. We have no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions.
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