SFA Privacy Policy

It is Sheldon Family Association’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to www.sheldonfamilyassociation.org (hereinafter, “us”, “we”, or “sheldonfamilyassociation.org”). We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms of Service posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

  • Website Visitors – Like most website operators, Sheldon Family Association collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Sheldon Family Association’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Sheldon Family Association’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Sheldon Family Association may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website. Sheldon Family Association also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://Sheldonfamilyassociation.org blog posts. Sheldon Family Association only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
  • Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information – Certain visitors to Sheldon Family Association’s websites choose to interact with Sheldon Family Association in ways that require Sheldon Family Association to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Sheldon Family Association gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who register as members to provide information such as name, address, phone number, email address and Sheldon family background information (optional). 
  • Security – The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
  • Advertisements – Ads that may appear on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Sheldon Family Association and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.
  • Links To External Sites – Our Service may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy and terms and conditions of every site you visit. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites, products or services.
  • Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information – Sheldon Family Association discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its board members, volunteers/members and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Sheldon Family Association’s behalf or to provide services available at Sheldon Family Association’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those board members, volunteers/members and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Sheldon Family Association’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Sheldon Family Association will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone, other than to its board members, volunteers/members and affiliated organizations, as described above. Sheldon Family Association discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Sheldon Family Association believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Sheldon Family Association, third parties or the public at large.

    If you are a registered member of Sheldon Family Association and have supplied your email address, Sheldon Family Association may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new events, SFAQ newsletters, news and information, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Sheldon Family Association. We primarily use our website to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via contact form or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Sheldon Family Association takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

  • Aggregated Statistics – Sheldon Family Association may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Sheldon Family Association may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Sheldon Family Association does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
  • Cookies – To enrich and perfect your online experience, Sheldon Family Association uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.

    A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Sheldon Family Association uses cookies to help Sheldon Family Association identify and track visitors, their usage of https://Sheldonfamilyassociation.org, and their website access preferences. Sheldon Family Association visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Sheldon Family Association’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Sheldon Family Association’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

    By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to Sheldon Family Association’s use of cookies.

  • E-commerce – Those who engage in transactions with Sheldon Family Association – by purchasing Sheldon Family Association’s services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Sheldon Family Association collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Sheldon Family Association. Sheldon Family Association does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described above. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities or purchase transactions.

Privacy Policy Changes – Although most changes are likely to be minor, Sheldon Family Association may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Sheldon Family Association’s sole discretion. Sheldon Family Association encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

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Last Updated: January 5, 2023