Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY
Thank you for visiting our website. Privacy is an important issue for our visitors, and ACTforNIH.org is committed to protecting the privacy of your information. This Privacy Policy describes the types of information we collect from and about you when you visit our website www.ACTforNIH.org (the “Site”). This Privacy Policy also explains how ACTforNIH.org may use and disclose such information, as well as your ability to control certain uses of it.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

  • Information Automatically Collected

When visitors access the Site, ACTforNIH.org may automatically collect non-personally identifiable information about them through commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, log files, local shared objects (Flash cookies), or other technologies. This information may include, but is not limited to, the date and time you visit the Site, the areas or pages of the Site that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing or using the Site, the number of times you return to the Site, the links you used to arrive at the Site, the domain and host from which you access the Internet, the type of web browser that you use, the type of operating system in use, IP address, and the number and frequency of visitors who visit various pages of the Site.

  • Cookies

ACTforNIH.org uses cookies to make interactions with the Site easy and meaningful for visitors. For example, when you visit the Site, ACTforNIH.org servers send a cookie to your computer. On its own, a cookie does not personally identify a visitor. Cookies may be used to provide better service and a more effective site, facilitate interaction with the visitors' web browsers, collect non-personally identifiable information, and recognize visitors when they return.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You may adjust your browser settings to limit certain tracking or to decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain features on the Site. To adjust your browser settings so as to accept or reject cookies from us or from any other websites, please consult the "Help" section of your browser application.

  • Information Collected From Other Sources

We may obtain information about you from other sources, including social networks that you use to connect with ACTforNIH.org. This information may include name, user name, demographic information, updated address or contact information, interests, and publicly-observed data, such as from social media and online activity. We may combine this information with the information we collect from and about you to help us tailor our communications to you and to improve our Site.

USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED
ACTforNIH.org may use non-personally identifiable information collected from visitors to the Site for internal purposes such as to conduct reviews of the Site, guide decisions about the development of the Site, provide an enhanced online experience for visitors, or identify, on an aggregate basis, general trends that may assist ACTforNIH.org in providing services and offerings to visitors.

Personally identifiable information collected from visitors may be used to answer visitors' questions, provide services, newsletters, and other information that visitors request or register for through the Site, or for internal business purposes.

SERVICE PROVIDERS
ACTforNIH.org may contract with third parties to perform functions related to the Site (“Service Providers”). Service Providers will have access to your information needed to perform their business functions, but may not use or share that information for other purposes.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The Site may contain links to third-party websites, which may have privacy policies that differ from our own. We are not responsible for the information practices or the content or practices of such websites. ACTforNIH.org encourages you to review the privacy policies of other websites to understand their information practices.

OUR COMMITMENT TO CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
Protecting children’s privacy is important to us. We do not direct the Site to, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from, children under the age of thirteen.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
ACTforNIH.org reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy. When we do, we will post the change(s) on the Site. If we change the Privacy Policy in a material way, ACTforNIH.org will provide appropriate notice of the change to you.

CONTACT US
Questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the information practices of the Site should be directed to connect@actfornih.org.