Privacy Policy

Meat and Food for Christ, inc. is committed to the highest standards of privacy protection.

Meat and Food for Christ, inc. Privacy Policy

(Last Modified: January 23, 2021)

OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY

Meat and Food for Christ, inc.  (“Meat and Food for Christ, inc.”, “Website”, “we”, “us” or “our”) is committed to protecting the privacy of every individual who visits meatandfoodforchrist.org., and any other subdomains or domain names that may be used by the “Website”. This Meat and Food for Christ, inc. Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) outlines how your personally identifiable information and other personal data (collectively your “user information”) will be collected, used and shared in connection with your access to and/or use of the Website and the content and features thereof. By visiting the Website, you consent to the use of your user information as outlined herein.

USE OF COOKIES

We may use cookies, small files that are sent to us from your computer or mobile device, to enhance your Website experience. Our cookies provide additional functionality to the Website and help us analyze Website usage more accurately. Most web browsers accept cookies but generally allow users to adjust their cookie preferences. Please note that if you choose to disable cookies on the Website, some Website functionality may be lost.

DATA COLLECTION

When you interact with us through the Website, we may collect information from you as further described below.

  1. Standard web server traffic pattern information. General traffic, site usage, browser information IP address, location, device information, and length of stay information is collected and stored in by domain, search engine, and website hosting companies not Meat and Food for Christ, inc.

  2. Personal information that you provide to us. Certain optional activities may require your personal information for us to provide you with that service. These activities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Registration for meat and food distributions.

  2. Contributions: We use a third party payment processor to process payments made to us. In connection with the processing of such payments, we do not retain any financial information such as credit card numbers. Rather, all such information is provided directly to our third party processor service, whose use of your personal information is governed by their privacy policy.

  3. Requests: If you submit an online request for additional information or submit a question through a “contact us” query, we may have to gather additional information from you to respond to your request. Such information will vary with the request but often includes name, address, telephone number, and email address.

DATA USE

We limit the use of personal information provided to us on our Website to the following:

INTERNAL USE

  1. We will only use aggregate information derived, in part, from your use of our site to improve our site and our service to you.

  2. We may enter your name, phone number, address, and email address into our constituent database and contact you in order to: (i) complete voluntary surveys seeking feedback for quality and service improvement purposes; (ii) supply you with information including news, programs, events and services; or (iii) request voluntary time or monetary contributions.

  3. We collect the email addresses of those who communicate with us by email. Inquiries may be forwarded to the appropriate department for response and may be entered into our constituent database. If your name is entered into the database, we may contact you (see 1(b) above).

EXTERNAL USE

Your personal information will not be shared or released to any organization or business entity other than those affiliated with or working in conjunction with us and those supported by you as follows:

  1. With nonprofit organizations, fundraiser organizers, trip administrators or Meat and Food for Christ administrators and staff members, unless you adjust your personal settings to refect their desires for who can see your information. No other website is owned or controlled by Meat and Food for Christ, and third parties that have been granted access to information may have their own policies and practices for its collection and use. Please check the privacy settings and notices for such organizations and contact them directly with any questions regarding their privacy policies.

  2. We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf. We will only provide those companies the information they need to deliver the service and prohibit them from using that information for any other purpose.

YOUR OPTIONS

We respect your privacy and allow you to restrict the internal and external sharing of your personal information. We recognize that you may wish to limit the ways in which we contact you. If you contact us with an opt-out request, all reasonable efforts will be taken to ensure that you will not receive any of the selected communications from us in the future. If you opt back in to a specific service, you will receive communication in that manner, regardless of your overall opt-out selections. These services may include newsletter subscriptions or email communication by asking a question using the “Contact Us” feature on the Website.

We will also retain your personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

DATA SECURITY

We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information and honoring your choices for its intended use. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we strive to maintain physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards. Examples of our security measures include: (i) physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards; (ii) sophisticated security monitoring tools; (iii) documented security policies; (iv) use of strong encryption (e.g., SSL) by our donation payment processor for credit card transactions; (v) restricted access of personally identifiable information; and (vi) periodic security audits.

Internally, data is stored on secured servers. Our staff and volunteers are educated about the importance of safeguarding your information and we are committed to holding them accountable for protecting your confidentiality. However, such precautions do not guarantee that our Website is immune to all security breaks. There is no such thing as 100% safe Internet. We make no warranty, guarantee, or representation that the use of our Website is protected from viruses, security threats, or other vulnerabilities or that your information will always be secure.

Whenever we permit an external third party to access your personal information, appropriate procedures are followed to help ensure that such information is used only for authorized purposes and by authorized persons in a manner consistent with the choices constituents have made under this Privacy Policy, and that the security, integrity, and privacy of the information is maintained. While we will employ procedures to help ensure that your information is only used for authorized purposes as described above, we cannot make any guarantees with respect to the actions or policies of such third parties.

EXCLUSIONS

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any personal information collected by Meat and Food for Christ other than personal information collected through the Meat and Food for Christ Website or services provided by Meat and Food for Christ. This Privacy Policy shall not apply to any unsolicited information you provide to Meat and Food for Christ through this Website or through any other means (i.e, through a comment on our Facebook page, Instagram account, Twitter account, or general message board). All unsolicited information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and Meat and Food for Christ shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, distribute, and exploit such unsolicited information without limitation or attribution.

EXTERNAL LINKS

This Privacy Policy applies only to the Meat and Food for Christ Website. The Meat and Food for Christ Website may contain links to other websites not operated or controlled by Meat and Food for Christ defined as (“Third Party Websites”). The policies and procedures described in this Privacy Policy do not apply to the Third-Party Websites. The links to the Third Party Websites located on our Website do not imply that Meat and Food for Christ endorses or has reviewed the Third-Party Websites. We suggest contacting the Third Party Websites directly for information on their privacy policies.

OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Your access and use of the Meat and Food for Christ Website is subject to our Terms of Use found on this website.

CHANGES TO Meat and Food for Christ, inc.’s PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting revisions on our Website. You recommend that you review our Privacy Policy each and every time you access or use our Website so that you are aware of any modifications. By accessing or using our Website, you agree to be bound by the terms of our Privacy Policy as posted at the time of your access or use.

QUESTIONS?

If you have any questions send an email to meatandfoodforchrist@gmail.com.

Safety and Security

DATA SECURITY

We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information and honoring your choices for its intended use. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we strive to maintain physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards. Examples of our security measures include: (i) physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards; (ii) sophisticated security monitoring tools; (iii) documented security policies; (iv) use of strong encryption (e.g., SSL) by our donation payment processor for credit card transactions; (v) restricted access of personally identifiable information; and (vi) periodic security audits.

Internally, data is stored on secured servers. Our staff and volunteers are educated about the importance of safeguarding your information and we are committed to holding them accountable for protecting your confidentiality. However, such precautions do not guarantee that our Website is immune to all security breaks. There is no such thing as 100% safe Internet. We make no warranty, guarantee, or representation that the use of our Website is protected from viruses, security threats, or other vulnerabilities or that your information will always be secure.

Whenever we permit an external third party to access your personal information, appropriate procedures are followed to help ensure that such information is used only for authorized purposes and by authorized persons in a manner consistent with the choices constituents have made under this Privacy Policy, and that the security, integrity, and privacy of the information is maintained. While we will employ procedures to help ensure that your information is only used for authorized purposes as described above, we cannot make any guarantees with respect to the actions or policies of such third parties.

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