What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, request more information, submit a donation, or fill out an application to one of our schools.
When donating or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, email address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. When applying to one of our schools, we will ask you specific questions about the applicant.
You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience
- To improve our website
- To improve customer service
- To process transactions
- To send periodic emails or mailings
- To process your online application into our lottery
The email and mailing address you provide may be used to send information and updates pertaining to your donation or your application, in addition to receiving occasional organizational news.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email we send.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you submit a donation.
These security measures include: password protected directories and databases to safeguard your information, SSL (Secure Sockets Layered) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely or PCI Scanning to actively protect our servers from hackers and other vulnerabilities.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell your personally identifiable information. We may share aggregate (not personally identifiable) information with third parties to further ILCHS's purposes or mission. We work with several trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business or market research, or servicing you. These parties agree to keep all information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
This policy was last modified on January 10, 2014