Information You Provide to Us
Information that you may choose to give us includes your name, address, email address, phone number, credit card information, content you submit through the Site or through other contacts (e.g., photos, comments, and other material), and other information about your interests and preferences. We may obtain information from outside sources and add it to or combine it with the information we collect from you directly.
We use this information to operate the Site, to send you information and updates about the specific programs or activities that you sign up for, to provide you with news and information about Community Change and the issues that we work on, to acknowledge those who provide support for us, and for other purposes in support of our mission.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We work closely with allied and like-minded organizations, including our sibling organization Community Change Action. To further the mission of Community Change, we may make information we collect available to these allied and like-minded organizations as well as vendors carrying out services on our behalf.
Web Data and Cookies
In addition to your personal information, Community Change may also collect standard Web server traffic pattern information generated by your use of the Site. General traffic, site usage, and length of stay information may be collected and stored in log files. This type of information is shared externally only on an aggregated basis.
Except as Community Change explicitly indicates, Community Change is the sole and exclusive owner of all material on this Site. Community Change is also the sole and exclusive owner of its name, logo, and other trade and service marks used on this Site.
Users posting material to the Site retain any rights they have to the materials they post. However, by posting material to the Site, or to any other digital platform maintained by Community Change, users give Community Change a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free license and release to use the material on the website and in other Community Change publications. No user has any right to copy or distribute materials posted by other users.
You promise that all information and other material you provide to this Site, or to any other digital platform maintained by Community Change, is, to the best of your knowledge, true and correct.
You agree that you will not post or submit:
- falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage Community Change or any third party;
- material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, a personal attack, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate;
- material that supports or opposes any candidate for public office or that might otherwise constitute intervention in a Center for public office under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code;
- advertisements or solicitations of business.
You agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content, including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
Users who post materials in violation of this policy may be prohibited from posting material.
You remain solely responsible for the content of the material you post, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Community Change and its agents with respect to any claim based upon transmission of the material you post.
Community Change protects your personal information from loss, misuse, alteration, or unauthorized disclosure by encrypting the data which you provide us with current encryption tools, including HTTPS (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure) and SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protocols and by requiring employees with access to personal data to comply with this policy as well as our robust internal data privacy and security policy. We operate secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection systems. Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorized individuals have access to the information provided to us.
Anyone who believes that material has been posted to this Site or to any other digital platform controlled by Community Change in violation of these policies, including any owner of a copyrighted work who believes, in good faith, that the work has been reproduced on our site without authorization in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, is encouraged to report the violation, preferably with information supporting the claim:
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This service is made available strictly on an “as-is” basis. Community Change does not make any warranties, express or implied, including without limitation those of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to this service or any information or goods that are available through this site. Although we intend to take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses, worms, “Trojan horses” or other destructive materials, we do not guarantee or warrant that this site or materials that may be downloaded from this site do not contain such destructive features. We are not liable for any damages or harm attributable to such features. If you rely on this site and any materials available through this site, you do so solely at your own risk.
This website links to websites not maintained by Community Change or its sister organization Community Change Action. Community Change is not responsible for content on these other sites, including any sites managed by third parties that indicate a special relationship with Community Change. Keep in mind that the linked sites may collect personal information from you when you visit their sites, and those sites may maintain their own privacy policies.
None of our content is designed or intended for children under age 13, and we do not collect or maintain personal information from persons we know to be under age 13.