Personal information you provide to us on the website and online credit card transactions through third parties are transmitted through a secure server using Secure Socket Layering (SSL) encryption technology. When the letters “http” in the URL change to “https,” the “s” indicates you are in a secure area employing SSL; also, your browser may give you a pop-up message that you’re about to enter a secure area.
Your financial information provided online is processed through PayPal, Facebook, or Crowdrise (you choose which one). We do not receive your financial information. We do get contact information (usually name and email) from these sites if you have agreed to give it to us when you signed up for those sites. When you send us checks through the mail, we do collect contact information off of those checks, but we do not save financial information.
We take appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative steps to maintain the security and accuracy of personally identifiable information we collect, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers, as well as employing electronic security systems and password protections that guard against unauthorized access. Our website uses encryption technology, such as Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), to protect your personal information during data transport.
We respect your privacy, and take great care to safeguard information in our possession. Your preferences for use of your information are our highest priority. We restrict access to your information to those individuals who need it to provide you with products or services available from our website. Any third-party companies we use to provide you with products or services are required to keep your information secure and confidential.
The Information We Collect
When you register with us as an online customer we may collect the following personally identifiable information: your name, address and email address.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We may use the information we collect for the following purposes:
- To email you about events, donation drives, or other happenings at Random Acts
- To send you thank you notes either through email or to your physical address
- To send you reports or newsletters from Random Acts
- We don’t share your information with anyone outside of Random Acts
Your California Privacy Rights
Under California Civil Code sections 1798.83-1798.84, California residents are entitled to ask us for a notice describing what categories of personal customer information we share with third parties or corporate affiliates for those third parties or corporate affiliates’ direct marketing purposes. That notice will identify the categories of information shared and will include a list of the third parties and affiliates with which it was shared, along with their names and addresses. If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this notice, please submit a written request to the following address: Random Acts, 1920 Hillhurst Ave, Suite 170, Los Angeles, California 90027.
You will receive emails from us only if you have asked to receive them. If you do not want to receive email from us you can email firstname.lastname@example.org and request that your name and contact information be removed. Emails that are sent through our email system also have an “unsubscribe” link at the bottom.