Our Children LA and WIN’s Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

WIN (our “APP”) and ourchildrenla.org (our “Website”) are owned and operated by Our Children LA (OCLA). Your privacy is important to us so we have developed this policy (“Policy”) to explain OCLA’s online information practices and the ways in which OCLA collects, shares, uses and protects any personally identifiable information that you provide to us, including your name, e-mail address, mailing address, and credit card information (“Personal Information”).

By accessing or using the App and/or Website, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is currently effective and is subject to change from time to time.

What Information does OCLA collect?

Automatically Collected Information

Non-Personal Information: Our Website’s and our App’s servers automatically collect certain information, not including Personal Information, when you use our App or visit our Website. This Non-Personal Information includes, without limitation, your internet service provider, internet protocol (IP) address, browser type, any website that referred you to our Website, the pages you request on our Website, and the date and time of those requests and the time you spend on each page. It also includes your device operating system, device identifier as a unique object, your location, if you have activated your location system or otherwise provided your location to us, log information including view/exit pages, date/time stamps. We use this information to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of our Website and our App. This information is for our internal review only and your individual Non-Personal Information is not shared with third parties. Your Non-Personal Information may be aggregated with other users and the aggregated data may be shared with other noncommercial third parties such as public or private service providers.

Cookies: Like many websites, OCLA uses cookies to enhance your experience while using our Website. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that can be downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any Personal Information. Your browser is probably set to accept cookies. You can disable cookies on your device by indicating this in the preferences or options menus in your browser; however, doing so may limit your ability to view or use our Website. You can find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.

Personal Information

In addition to the Non-Personal Information noted above, on some pages, you may choose to send your Personal Information to us, such as when you log into our App, email us, offer feedback or suggestions, post on our Website or social media pages, share or link to friends from our App or Website, create a profile, make a donation, join our email list, join our youth team, or otherwise contact us. If you choose to provide any personal information, through any means of your choice, (such as by offering feedback or suggestions, logging into our App, posting on our Website or social media pages, sharing or linking to friends from our App or Website, creating a profile, donating, emailing us, joining our youth team or by joining our email list, or otherwise contacting) we will use the information for the purpose for which it was collected and for other reasonably related purposes we determine are appropriate in our sole and absolute discretion. We may remove all Personal Information in order to aggregate such data and share the aggregated data with other noncommercial third parties such as public or private service providers, however, OCLA will not sell, rent, trade, share or otherwise disclose your Personal Information to any third party for any other purpose.

Legal Disclosure

We may access and/or disclosure 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 (b) comply with legal process served upon us.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us and for this reason sensitive Personal Information, such as that involving credit card transactions, is handled by third party providers. Donations made to OCLA on our Website are processed by one or more third party payment systems. Donors’ credit card information used to process the payment is not stored by our Website or on our App. Please refer to the policies of the listed payor(s) system at the time of payment to understand their policies with respect to your personal information. If you are concerned about using your credit card to make a donation online, please feel free make a donation via check and send it to our mailing address.

Third-Party Links

When you link to third-party websites or mobile applications through our Website or our App, or use our App or our Website to autoshare with other social platforms of your choice, these external social platforms, apps and other third parties may also collect information about you through cookies or other technologies. We do not monitor or control the terms of use, information collection or privacy practices of these social platforms, apps or any other third parties, and are not responsible for their practices or the content of their websites or applications. If you visit external social platforms, apps or third-party websites, we encourage you to review the privacy statements and terms of use posted on all such sites as their policies may differ from ours.

Opting-out

If you sign up for emails and decide at a later time that you prefer not to receive communications from OCLA in the future, you can do so by following the instructions in our emails or emailing us at the address provided on our website. We endeavor to implement your opt-out requests promptly, but you may still receive communications from us while we process your request.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, or if you wish to update your contact information, please contact us at: info@ourchildrenla.org