Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Save Our Cemeteries

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at soc@saveourcemeteries.org.

At SaveOurCemeteries.org we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by SaveOurCemeteries.org and how we use it.

Overview

Thank you for visiting the Save Our Cemeteries website and reviewing our Privacy Statement. Save Our Cemeteries does not collect personal information about visitors to our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. Save Our Cemeteries will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information you have requested.

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

When you visit our website, we automatically gather and store the following information about your visit so that we can track the use of our website in order to make improvements. This information is stored and used in the aggregate only, and is not used to contact you personally:

• The IP address from which you access our website(s).
• The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, gmail.com, if you are connecting from a Google account).
• The type of browser and operating system used to access our Websites.
• The date and time you access our sites.
• The pages, files, documents and links that you visit, and…
• The domain of the website which referred you to this Website (the last website you visited before visiting this one).

Cookies

In addition to information collected automatically, we use cookies to support the internal functionality of our website. Cookies, which are small pieces of information sent to your browser by a website that you visit, are used to track usage patterns, traffic trends and customer behavior, as well as to record other information from the website. When you register on the website, cookies also allow us to save information so that you will not have to re-enter it the next time you visit. Many content adjustments and customer service improvements are made based on the data derived from cookies. The Save Our Cemeteries website use third-party vendors, such as Google Analytics, to place cookies and analyze the information collected by cookies in order to make Save Our Cemeteries website more interesting and useful to you. No personally identifiable information is collected. Information that we collect from cookies will not be used to create profiles of individual users and only will be used in aggregate form. The data is retained for as long as necessary to support the mission of the Save Our Cemeteries Website. You may set your browser to refuse cookies from any website that you visit. If you so choose, you may still gain access to most of the Save Our Cemeteries website, but you may not be able to conduct certain types of transactions (such as purchasing tour tickets) or take advantage of some of the interactive elements offered. You may opt-out of Google Analytics using the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Additionally, Save Our Cemeteries website may use the Demographics and Interest reporting feature for Google Analytics for Display Advertising. The data provided by this service (such as age, gender, and interests) is used to better understand visitors to our website and customize our website to our users’ interest. You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising by visiting Ad Settings.

If You Send Us Personal Information

Save Our Cemeteries website will only collect personal information which you knowingly and voluntarily provide by, for example, sending emails, completing membership forms, registering for events, tours or other programs, responding to surveys or ordering merchandise. If you provide us with personal information, we will normally respond to your inquiry, request or order. We may also contact you to provide information about Save Our Cemeteries activities, programs, membership and development opportunities, products and special events that may interest you. Except as described below, we will not share your name or information outside Save Our Cemeteries unless you affirmatively authorize us to do so by opting-in.

When we send you such information by email, you will always have an immediate opportunity to decline further communication. Please use the contact specified in the email so that we can remove you from the list that contains your name.

Save Our Cemeteries uses outside vendors to provide certain services, such as companies that process credit card transactions for Save Our Cemeteries. These third-party vendors will have access to the information needed to perform their functions, but may not use your information for any other purpose.

Security

Save Our Cemeteries takes reasonable steps to design and manage our websites technology to ensure that its information technology systems, applications, and information technology infrastructure are secure. Save Our Cemeteries requires credit card processing be secured based on compliance with Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards. When you use your credit card for any purchase on the Save Our Cemeteries Website, that transaction is always encrypted when traveling over the Internet.

As appropriate and feasible, Save Our Cemeteries monitors network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to access, upload, or change information or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized access and/or unauthorized attempts to change information on Save Our Cemeteries Websites are strictly prohibited and punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. In addition to limiting access to personal information to those who have a business “need to know”, Save Our Cemeteries requires its service providers who help maintain or operate its Websites to contractually agree to protect the confidentiality, integrity, availability and security of the personal information.

Log Files
Like many other web-sites, SaveOurCemeteries.org makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting service’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons
SaveOurCemeteries.org uses cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Embedded Plug-Ins, Widgets, and Links

Within the Save Our Cemeteries website there are embedded applications, plug-ins, widgets or links to non-Save Our Cemeteries Websites (collectively “sites”). These sites operate independently of Save Our Cemeteries and have their own privacy policies. When you visit these sites, you leave our Website and no longer will be subject to our privacy and security policies. Save Our Cemeteries is not responsible for the privacy or security practices or the content of other sites, and such sites are not intended to be an endorsement of those sites or their content.

SaveOurCemeteries.org has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. SaveOurCemeteries.org’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. You may find a comprehensive listing of these privacy policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?

Children’s Information
We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
SaveOurCemeteries.org does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that SaveOurCemeteries.org has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there.
This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Update

Should we update, amend or make any changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here.

Updated on: Friday, May 29th, 2015

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