Effective: August 23, 2021
We collect, process, and retain information from you and any devices you may use when you use or interact with our Websites, and in other ways described below.
Information You Give Us: We receive and store information you enter on our Websites or give us or Indivisible network volunteers in any other way. For example, when you register to receive updates, sign up to volunteer, make donations, or complete a form or survey, we may ask you to provide us with information such as your name, email address, mailing address or ZIP code, phone number, or payment information. We also collect information when Indivisible network volunteers register groups on the Websites, or when you answer survey questions by voice calls or text messages or through any of our web services.
Information We Automatically Collect: We collect information about your use of our Websites, such as the donations you make, the pages you view, and other interactions you have. We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our Websites. Our Websites use “cookies,” tagging, and other tracking technologies to help enable us to enhance or personalize your online browsing experience. This information includes computer and connection information such as statistics on your page views, traffic to and from our Websites, referral URL, ad data, your IP address, and device identifiers. This information also may include your browsing history, transaction history, and your web log information.
Information from Social Media: When you interact with us or our Websites on a social media platform, we may collect the personal information that you make available to us on that page, including your account ID or username and other information included in your posts. If you choose to log in to your account with or through a social networking service, we and that service may share certain information about you and your activities.
Information from Other Sources: We may supplement the personal information we collect with information from third parties and add it to your account information. We may also use or combine information that we collect offline or that we collect or receive from Indivisible network volunteers, and third-party sources for many reasons, including to enhance, expand, and check the accuracy of our records. This information may include, but is not limited to, demographic information that is publicly available, additional contact information, group affiliations, occupational information, and educational background.
We use your information to help us personalize and continually improve your experience on the Websites, including fulfilling requests for information and communicating with you, including connecting you with other users when you do things like host meetings or create events.
We also may use your information to provide, maintain, and improve the Websites and for internal or other purposes; optimize or improve our Websites, products, services and operations; track and evaluate the use of the Websites, including performing statistical, demographic, and marketing analyses; send you information about features and enhancements on or to our Websites; and detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be fraudulent or illegal.
If you choose to provide us with additional information through our surveys (conducted by phone, text, or web) we may use that information internally to better target our communications, build out our databases, and integrate our tools.
We may use the information you provide us internally, and also share your responses with Indivisible network groups, their leaders and third parties closely associated with our organization to help us improve our outreach and support.
We may use the information from one portion of the Websites on other portions of the Websites, and we may combine information gathered from multiple portions of the Websites into a single record. We also may use or combine information that we collect offline or that we collect or receive from local Indivisible network groups, and third-party sources for many reasons, including to enhance, expand, and check the accuracy of our records. Additionally, information collected from a particular browser or device may be used with another computer or device that is linked to the browser or device on which such information was collected.
For information about how to manage your information and the choices you have, see Your Choices below.
When you sign up for communications from us, register a group, or register an action, you acknowledge that we may use your e-mail address to communicate with you about our activities and respond to your inquiries, as well as take any other actions associated with your requests. You may unsubscribe from communications by using the unsubscribe mechanism provided in those communications. Please note that we may still need to retain information previously provided to comply with legal obligations.
Online Tracking Choices: You also have choices to limit some tracking mechanisms that collect information when you use the Websites. Many web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser’s setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, certain features of our Websites, including the Websites themselves, may not function properly or remain accessible to you. In addition, you may also render some web beacons unusable by rejecting or removing their associated cookies.
Many of the third party advertisers that place tracking tools on our Websites are members of programs that offer you additional choices regarding the collection and use of your information. You can learn more about the options available to limit these third parties’ collection and use of your information by visiting the websites for the Network Advertising Initiative and the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also learn more about Facebook’s ad preferences tool and manage your preferences.
Please note that opting-out of advertising networks services does not mean that you will not receive advertising while using our Websites or on other websites, nor will it prevent the receipt of interest-based advertising from third parties that do not participate in these programs. It will, however, exclude you from interest-based advertising conducted through participating networks, as provided by their policies and choice mechanisms.
Communications: We send subscribers information about upcoming events in their local region, as well as updates and informational resources as they become available. If you do not wish to receive emails about such events, resources, or other service offerings you may opt-out by clicking the opt-out button at the bottom of the email. We may send you communications via text messages from time to time. You may opt-in to receive such text messages through our mobile phone program. If you believe you have received and email or text message in error, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Periodically you may also receive account related emails that include confirmations of your registration for an event or group, transactional emails related to donations, or other significant notifications related to our service or your participation in activities. Please note that you may communicate with us via email, but be aware that information disclosed in emails may not be secure or encrypted and as a result may be available to others. Please exercise caution when deciding to disclose confidential or sensitive information through email. If you contact us via email, we will use your email address to respond directly to your questions or comments.
We do our best to provide you with a safe and secure experience when you use our website. Our Websites incorporate physical, technical, and administrative procedures to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information, including the use of encryption, firewalls, limited access and other controls where appropriate. Please understand, however, that while we do our best to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
You can help protect the privacy of your own information by using encryption and other techniques to prevent unauthorized interception of your personal information. You are responsible for the security of your information that you transmit to us or view, download, or otherwise access when using unencrypted, public or otherwise unsecured networks.
Users under Thirteen: Our Websites are intended for users ages 13 and older only. Accordingly, we will not knowingly collect or use any personal information from children that we know to be under the age of 13. If we learn that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, we will delete it in accordance with applicable law.
Users Outside of the United States: If you use our Websites outside of the United States, you understand and consent to the transfer of your personal information to, and the collection, processing, and storage of your personal information in, the United States and elsewhere. The laws in the U.S. and these countries regarding personal information may be different than the laws of your state or country.
Your California Privacy Rights: We do not disclose your personal information to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes unless you consent to such disclosures.
For the purposes of these terms and conditions, “text message(s)” includes, but is not limited to, communications sent via SMS (Short Message Service), MMS (Multimedia Message Service), and RCS (Rich Communications Services).
Indivisible offers an optional text messaging service for subscribers to receive important updates, ways to take action, and information about events in their area from the Indivisible network. Please read these Mobile Terms and Conditions before signing up to receive text messages from Indivisible.
There is no fee from Indivisible to receive text messages. Message and data rates may apply; this can be checked with your mobile service provider. Charges are billed and payable to your mobile service provider or deducted from your prepaid account. Consent is not a requirement for purchase.
Alerts sent via text message may not be delivered if the mobile phone is not in range of a transmission site, or if sufficient network capacity is not available at a particular time. Even within a coverage area, factors beyond the control of the wireless operator may interfere with message delivery, including the customer’s equipment, terrain, proximity to buildings, foliage, and weather. Wireless operators do not guarantee message delivery and will not be held liable for delayed or undelivered messages. We will not be liable for any delays in the receipt of any text message as delivery is subject to effective transmission from your network operator.
By subscribing to Indivisible mobile alerts, the user consents to receive automated text messages from the Indivisible network about our work to build a progressive movement. Recurring messages. Message & data rates may apply. If you have any questions, text HELP to the number you received a text message from or contact us at email@example.com.
To stop receiving messages, reply STOP to the number you received text messages from.
For questions about our Privacy Statement, to make choices about receiving promotional communications, to update your personal information, or to place an order, you can contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.