Collection and Use//
The District recognizes the privacy concerns of users of our web site and the importance of protecting the privacy of personally identifiable information collected from them. As a general policy, no personally identifiable information, such as a visitor’s name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, or credit card information is automatically collected on our web site. Such information is collected only when knowingly and voluntarily submitted, and the District uses such information only for the purpose for which it was submitted, unless we disclose other uses in this policy or at the time of collection. We maintain reasonable and appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of such information in our possession. The District does not sell, trade or rent personally identifiable information to third parties. We reserve the right to monitor traffic patterns and web site usage.
When submitting sensitive data like credit card information, we use secure server technology to protect the information. The secure server software (SSL) encrypts the information you input before you send it to us. All of the data is protected against unauthorized access, as indicated by the secure icon on your browser.
This web site may be linked to or from other web sites that are not operated by the North Texas District Resource Center or any affiliates. The District is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these third party web sites. This web site may also be linked to web sites operated by organizations affiliated with the General Council. Visitors to those web sites should refer to their separate privacy policies and practices.
PATRIOT Act and Legal//
The District retains the right to monitor donor or customer activity, including browsing to or within, or using the search engine within this site as well as registering, requesting information, or making transactions. The District may disclose information requested in any government subpoena or court order. Under certain circumstances defined in the PATRIOT Act or other applicable law, the District may voluntarily disclose information concerning imminent or potential terrorist threats. We will or retain the right to share personal information with companies, organizations or individuals outside of the District if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to: (1) meet or comply with any applicable law or enforceable governmental request; (2) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations; (3) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues; and (4) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of the District, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.