Thank you for visiting the Georgia Mountain Food Bank’s website. The protection of your privacy is important to us. This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for the Food Bank’s website at www.gamountainfoodbank.org.
Information collection and use
Because this site accepts online donations, certain personally identifiable information is collected. The types of information we collect includes names, addresses, e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and credit card information. We may also collect other non-personally identifiable information about your computer such as the type of browser you are using or the domain name of your Internet Service Provider. The Food Bank is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
How we use the information we collect
The personally identifiable information collected by the Food Bank site is used to fulfill online donations. We may also use this information to send users further details about the Food Bank and its upcoming events, programs and projects. Non-personally identifiable information may be used in aggregate form to analyze the usage of our site and improve site design and interface. This information that we collect will not be disclosed to third parties unless in response to a legal claim or law enforcement agency’s request.
Cookies are small text files stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies do not contain personally identifiable information. They enable us to provide a more seamless experience for our users. For example, by setting a cookie for our site, the user would not have to log in with a password more than once, thereby saving time while navigating our site. If a user rejects the cookie, there may be areas of our site that are restricted. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience of our site.
This Web site contains links to other sites. The Food Bank is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. When we link to a new site we will launch a new browser window. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.
E-mail and postal mail from the Food Bank
Registered users are automatically subscribed to our e-mail list. Users can unsubscribe or cancel reception of promotional information by contacting us in one of the following ways:
This website has made commercially reasonable efforts to protect our users’ information with appropriate physical and electronic procedures to prevent unauthorized access both online and offline. The website maintains a “SSL Certificate,” which secures data through encryption, including form and donation information, as it transmits from a user’s browser to the website’s server. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (such as volunteer coordinator) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
Users may provide feedback to the Food Bank by sending an email to email@example.com. Any contact information entered when providing feedback will only be used to acknowledge or respond to that feedback.
Correcting or accessing personal information
If a user’s personally identifiable information changes (such as e-mail address or ZIP code), or if a user no longer desires our service, we will correct, update or remove that user’s personal data provided to us. Personal information may be updated by contacting us in one of the following ways:
Notification of changes
At Georgia Mountain Food Bank every dollar makes a difference. In fact, for every dollar donated we can provide five meals to those in need. Extend your impact by partnering with us.