Privacy Policy

Last updated: June 29, 2020

Section 1. What data do we collect? How is your data used? How long do we keep your data? 

 

 

​Subsection 1.1 Submitting a scholarship application

 

When you submit an application, for the scholarship, we collect the following personal information you give:

  • name,

  • address

  • email address

  • phone number, and

  • Essays

 

We use this information to complete the following:

  • verify you are a SC student,

  • contact you with the scholarship decision

  • provide city level demographics to donors, subscribers, and for our records of impact, and

  • share your essays with donors to promote fundraising.

 

The following information below is used to determine data retention policies once you are notified of the scholarship decision. 

 

If you are not awarded a scholarship, we remove your application from our database within three months of notifications. We retain your city of residence to understand the impact of outreach. 

 

If you are awarded a scholarship, we remove your application from our database within three months of notifications. We retain your name and essays to promote you on our website, social media platforms, newsletter, and with our donors. We retain your email address and phone number to provide you updates for your scholarship. We retain your city of residence to understand the impact of outreach.

 

 

​Subsection 1.2 Subscribing to Newsletter

When you subscribe to our newsletter, we collect the following personal information your give: 

  • email address.

 

We use this information to complete the following:

  • send you emails about organizations updates, upcoming events, and other information relating to our mission. 

 

Once you have subscribed to the newsletter, you are free to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Please contact us at info@unlockingthegoldendoor.org

 

​Subsection 1.3 Browsing our website

Usage Data is collected automatically when using our website.

 

Usage Data may include information such as your Device's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

 

When you access the website by or through a mobile device, we may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

 

We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website or when you access the website by or through a mobile device.

 

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Section 2. Cookies policy

We do NOT use cookies on our site. 

 

Section 3. Third party Services

Our website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. Wix stores your data on secure servers behind a firewall. Please refer to Wix’s privacy policy here and Terms of Service here.

 

When you submit a donation on our website, you use PayPal to complete the transaction. Please refer to PayPal’s privacy policy here. 

 

Our website may contain links to other websites that are not operated by Us. If You click on a third-party link, You will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise You to review the Privacy Policy of every site You visit. ​ 

 

Section 4. Children’s Privacy

Our website is not directed to, and we do not knowingly collect any information from, anyone under the age of thirteen (13). If you are under thirteen (13), please do not use this website or its applications. If you learn that your minor child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at info@unlockingthegoldendoor.org.

 

Section 5. Changes to the Privacy Policy

This privacy policy may be updated to ensure consistency with data collection, use and sharing practices and legal or regulatory requirements. If changes become necessary, they will be posted here. The most recent update date is shown at the top of this privacy policy. Your continued use of the website after any changes to this privacy policy constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Section 6. Contact Details

If you would like to access, correct, amend, or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at nbookert@unlockingthegoldendoor.org

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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