At the Lyda Hill Foundation (“LHF” or “we”), your privacy is important to us and we know that you care about how your personal information is used and shared.
Lyda Hill Foundation
This policy applies to information we collect:
This policy does not apply to information collected by:
Collection of Information
In the course of using this Site, LHF may ask you for certain information, including, but not limited to, your name, email address, postal address, and telephone number (home and work) (any of which is “Personal Information”). Such information is provided voluntarily and knowingly. You can visit our Site without telling us who you are or revealing any Personal Information about yourself; however, you must provide Personal Information in order to receive communications, certain grant-related information from LHF, and/or other information.
LHF may also collect non-personally identifiable information when you visit our Site, including but not limited to the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address, aggregate data about the number of visits to the Site, and aggregate data about the pages visited, but in doing so, we do not connect this information with your Personal Information such as your name or email address.
Cookies and Tracking Technologies
LHF does not engage in the collection of Personal Information over time and across third-party websites, and we do not permit third parties to gather information passively on our Sites for behavioral advertising purposes.
How We Use the Information We Collect
LHF uses General Information to improve the design and content of the Site, to diagnose and fix issues with the Site, and to analyze Site usages. LHF shall own such General Information and maintain copies of such as part of its records indefinitely.
Sharing Your Information
We may disclose the Personal Information that we collect from you or that you provide, as follows:
We may disclose aggregated, General Information about our users without restriction.
If you do not wish to have your Personal Information used by LHF as noted above, please notify LHF directly at 214-922-1100. Notwithstanding the foregoing, LHF may be required to use your Personal Information to cooperate with government officials or parties in litigation under process of law, or as otherwise required by law and/or to protect against legal liability.
Please note that the limitations on LHF’s use of Personal Information and General Information as set forth above do not apply in the event of a transfer of LHF’s assets, and General Information and Personal Information owned or in the possession of LHF may be transferred, distributed, or sold as part of LHF or its assets, except as prohibited by law. In addition, we may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
Accessing and Correcting Your Information
Site users may review or modify their contact information by contacting us at 214-922-1100. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.
LHF has implemented security measures to help protect against the risk of loss, misuse and alteration of any General Information or Personal Information under LHF’s control. Nevertheless, such security measures may not prevent all loss, misuse or alteration of information on the Site, and LHF is not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to any such security failures. By using this Site, you understand that there is a risk that data and communications, including email and other electronic communications, may be accessed by unauthorized third parties when communicated over the Internet. The foregoing does not affect any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Your California Privacy Rights
Under California law, a California resident with whom LHF has an established relationship has the right to request certain information with respect to the types of personal information LHF has shared with third parties for their direct marketing purposes (if any), and the identities of those third parties, within the immediately preceding calendar year, subject to certain exceptions. In response to a written request, LHF is allowed to provide a cost-free means to opt-out of such sharing.
Since LHF does not provide your Personal Information to third parties for direct marketing purposes, it is not necessary for us to establish this procedure; however, if you do not want LHF to use your Personal Information to provide information about our programs, please follow the cost-free opt-out procedures in this policy.
Transfer of Information to the United States
Information of Children
Our Site is not directed to children under the age of 13 years. We will not request personally identifiable information from anyone whom we know to be under the age of 13. By using our Site, you represent and warrant that you are at least 13 years old. If we become aware that a customer is under the age of 13 and has registered without prior verifiable parental consent, we will remove his or her Personal Information.
Links to Third Party Websites
Last updated: December 10, 2014
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