Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City
(Effective: October 12, 2005)
RMHC-KC is committed to safeguarding the information Users entrust to RMHC-KC and believes every User should know how RMH-KCC utilizes the information collected from Users. This www.rmhckc.org website ("Website") is not directed at children under 13 years of age.
The Information We Collect
RMHC-KC may collect personally identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways. Personally identifiable information may include (i) contact data (such as a User's name, mailing and e-mail addresses); (ii) financial data (such as a User's credit card number); and (iii) demographic data (such as a User's ZIP code, age and income). If you communicate with RMHC-KC by e-mail, post messages to forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected by RMHC-KC. RMHC-KC may also collect information about how Users use our Website, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the Website, or the domains from which Users originate. We may use "cookies" to track how Users use our Website. A cookie is a piece of software that a Web server can store on the Users' PC and use to identify the User should they visit the Website again. While not all of the information that we collect from Users is personally identifiable, it may be associated with personally identifiable information that Users provide us through our Website. In the future, we may use third party ad networks to serve ads on the Website. The cookies received with banner ads served by these networks may be used to collect and build anonymous behavioral profiles by these companies to deliver targeted ads and tracking referrals, and RMHC-KC would not generally have access to this information.
How We Use Information
RMHC-KC may use personally identifiable information collected through our Website to contact Users and send them information, such as, RMHC-KC updates or information regarding Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City openings and events, fundraising campaigns or major grant initiatives. We may also use such information to assist with donation collection and providing technical services for our Website. RMHC-KC may also use information collected through our Website for research regarding the effectiveness of the Website and the marketing and fundraising efforts of RMHC-KC.
Disclosure of Information
RMHC-KC may disclose information collected from Users to trusted affiliates, independent contractors and partners who will use the information for the purposes outlined above. We may also disclose aggregate, anonymous data based on information collected from Users for any purpose. Finally, we may transfer information collected from Users in connection with a sale or restructuring of RMHC-KC.
Security of Information
Information about Users that is maintained on our systems is protected using industry standard security measures. However, we cannot guarantee that the information submitted to, maintained on, or transmitted from our systems will be completely secure.
Correcting/Updating Personal Information
If a User's personally identifiable information changes (such as your ZIP code), or if a User no longer desires to receive information from us, please complete the Privacy Information Request Form and we will process such request. Please understand that it may take several weeks for the information to be updated or your information removed completely.