Our Commitment To Privacy:
Meals For The Elderly is committed to maintaining and protecting your privacy to the best of our abilities. One of the ways we hope to secure your trust is by explaining our online information practices and our safeguards for protecting your privacy with in-house donations mailed and dropped off for our program.
The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Meals For The Elderly website. On some pages, you can make a donation, register to receive e-mails, or register to attend or participate in an event. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
- Email address
- Phone number
- Credit/Debit Card Information
On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you register for our Santa Letter program during winter, you will need to submit the recipient's address. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
- Phone Number
How We Use Information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing a donation but to only complete that donation. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your donation.
We use the information you provide to register to receive materials and/or newsletters only to complete the registration process. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete the registration process.
We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
You can register with our website if you would like to receive our newsletter as well as updates on our agency and its services. Information you submit on our website will not be used for this purpose unless you fill out the registration form.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to report to our Board, staff and donors. For example, we may tell an donor that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
Our Commitment To Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.
How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information:
You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by emailing [email protected], visiting Meals For The Elderly at 310 E. Houston Harte, San Angelo, TX 76903, or calling Meals For The Elderly at (325) 655-9200. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How To Contact Us:
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at (325) 655-9200 or send us an email at [email protected].