Use of Covenant Ability Network of Illinois (CANIL) Web Sites in General:
CANIL respects the privacy of every visitor to its web site. Except as disclosed in this policy, we do not gather information from visitors to our web site. You can visit CANIL on the Web without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. CANIL will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (e.g., your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) by means of this web site unless you provide such personal data to us by completing an online form. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit the online form to us. In order to engage in certain activities on this web site, such as requesting that we send you information (including our newsletters and marketing materials), or sign up for online contributions, CANIL may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, CANIL may require that you provide your name, mailing address, e-mail address, and other personal identifying information in order to complete your transaction.
Automatic Data Collection and the Use of “Cookies”
Use of Information obtained via our Web Site
CANIL understands the importance of responsible use of the information we obtain from visitors to our web site. CANIL collects this information in order to record and support your participation in the activities in which you elect to engage with us. CANIL also uses information that you provide as part of its effort to keep you informed about our Mission, services, programs, fundraisers and other CANIL products and services. CANIL does not share any information with third-party marketers. We may, however, provide such information to third party vendors with whom we contract in order to fulfill your requests. Examples of such vendors include, without being limited to, service bureaus that handle our mailings, copy shops and email broadcasting companies. We must also disclose your information to appropriate authorities if such disclosure is required by law or valid legal process.
Security of E-Commerce Transactions with Us
We strive to protect the security of your information during transmission of online orders to us by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information you input. We reveal only the last four digits of your credit card numbers when confirming an order. Of course, we must transmit the entire credit card number to the applicable credit card company during order authorization and processing. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer. Be sure to close all browser windows when finished if using a shared computer.