Privacy Policy

THE NATIONAL TRUST CENTER PRIVACY POLICY


The National TRUST Center is committed to protecting your privacy and places a high priority on safe and secure online practices in all aspects of our operations. This privacy policy governs The National TRUST Center data collection and usage. By using The National TRUST Center website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.


Visitors, participants, donors and users of The National TRUST Center website voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address and contact information). We may use this information for specific, limited purposes. The National TRUST Center also collects personally identifiable information, such as your e- mail, address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The National TRUST Center also may collect anonymous demographic information which is not unique to you such as your zip code, age, gender, preferences, interests, and favorites.


The National TRUST Center uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer www.nationaltrustcenter.org, and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic and analysis. We collect information about your computer hardware and software that is collected by The National TRUST Center and includes information such as: your IP address, browser type, domain name, access times, and website address. This information is used for operation of services to maintain quality of service and to provide general statistics regarding use of The National TRUST Center website domain.


The National TRUST Center uses "cookie" messages to automatically help provide better services and personalize your online experience. They remind us who you are and your preferences for our website based on what you've done and told us before. A “cookie” is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a web server but cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you're particularly interested in. They also let us track your usage of www.nationaltrustcenter.org, so we know which parts of our sites are utilized.


We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e- mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; to process your application; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to track visitors of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users' needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties.


The National TRUST Center does not sell or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization. The National TRUST Center does not use or disclose sensitive personal information such as race, religion, or political affiliation, without explicit consent of the individual.


The National TRUST Center will disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process or due process served on The National TRUST Center or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The National TRUST Center; and (c) act under pressing circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The National TRUST Center or the public.


www.nationaltrustcenter.org links to external websites. These links do not fall under the www.nationaltrustcenter.org domain, and The National TRUST Center is not responsible for the privacy practices, security policies or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.


We may amend this privacy policy from time to time and update it. We encourage all users to review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy policy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

The National TRUST Center is committed to securing and protecting your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The National TRUST Center respects the privacy of individuals that respond to any opportunity, provide program information, share inquiry information, donate or support programs of The National TRUST Center, and will not share personal information with third parties without consent.