The Westminster Pride website is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Westminster Pride Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Westminster Pride website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Westminster Pride may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Westminster Pride also may collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Westminster Pride. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Westminster Pride for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Westminster Pride Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through any of our “Communication Services,” this information may be collected and used by others.
Westminster Pride encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Westminster Pride so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Westminster Pride is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of Westminster Pride and the PFLAG- Westminster (Carroll County) family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Westminster Pride collects and uses your personal information to operate the Westminster Pride Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Westminster Pride also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Westminster Pride and its affiliates. Westminster Pride may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Westminster Pride does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Westminster Pride may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Westminster Pride may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Westminster Pride, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Westminster Pride does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Westminster Pride keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Westminster Pride, in order to determine what Westminster Pride services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Westminster Pride to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Westminster Pride Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Westminster Pride or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Westminster Pride; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Westminster Pride, or the public.
The Westminster Pride Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Westminster Pride pages, or register with Westminster Pride site or services, a cookie helps Westminster Pride to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Westminster Pride Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Westminster Pride features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Westminster Pride services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Westminster Pride takes reasonable efforts to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
Changes to this Statement
Westminster Pride will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Westminster Pride encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Westminster Pride is protecting your information.
Westminster Pride welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Westminster Pride has not adhered to this Statement, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Westminster Pride is owned and operated by PFLAG – Westminster (Carroll County) MD.