Everyone that contacts the Foundation is treated with the same level of respect and privacy as any other legal client. Any information you provide is safe and protected thorough several levels of security. Information is not retained online and you can be certain that is is not shared with anyone outside of the Foundation. Once your situation is resolved or you withdraw as a client, all information is destroyed and files retained by the attorneys are handles in the same fashion as that of all their clients.
We have created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting and interacting with this web site. We hold the privacy of your personal information in the highest regard. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.
We recognize the importance of protecting your privacy and our policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and our customers’ needs.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit this web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Web site.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide
For example,in order to apply for services through the Foundation, you may need to provide the following information:
-Business and home phone number
-Detailed financial information
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by mail and telephone.
2. Web Site Use Information
Similar to other Web sites, our Web site utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and web server log files to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web site.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our services and activities, providing the products and services you requested,to monitor the use of the service, and improve our content and service offerings, and customize our site’s content, layout, services and for other lawful purposes. These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet your needs. Personally identifiable information or business information will not be shared with parties except as may be required by law.