We have created this statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. This policy is your guide to how we will handle all donor information we learn about you from your visit to our website, as well as information collected offline.
- Donor Confidentiality
Water Mission does not share, rent, or sell our donors’ personal information. Any contribution information is kept in strict confidence and is not shared with anyone outside of Water Mission. We do not store donors’ credit card information. Credit cards numbers used for monthly gift processing are encrypted in our secure database. Any confidential donor information is locked in a secure location.
- Online Profile Updates and Preferences
If you complete the Contact Us form, you will update your contact information in our database. The form also gives you the option to Opt In or Opt Out of receiving emails from Water Mission. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary.
- Use of Links
Throughout our website, we provide links to other servers which may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers. Creating a text link from your website to our site does not require permission.
- Use of Text and Images
If you would like to publish information that you find on our website, please send your request to [email protected]. Where text or images are posted on our site with the permission of the original copyright holder, a copyright statement appears at the bottom of the page. Information about using our logo and images is available upon request.
This website is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at [email protected].
- Reading or Downloading
We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or princeton.edu if you are connecting from Princeton University’s domain), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site. We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.
- Sending us an Email
You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Contact Us form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer your questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest. We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.
If you Opt In to receive information, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won’t share your name or email address with any outside parties.
Water Mission mobile app
If you connect using our mobile application (only applicable for Water Mission staff members and community members serving in Safe Water Committees), we collect:
- User submitted Information: We collect all information entered in by the user
- Mobile Device Access. Based on the features you use, we may request access or permission to certain features from your mobile device, including your mobile device’s camera, photos, storage, GPS, bluetooth, or wifi settings. If you wish to change our access or permissions, you may do so in your device’s settings.
- Mobile Device Data. We may collect device information (such as your mobile device ID, model and manufacturer), operating system, version information and IP address.
Ultimately, we use this information to provide better emergency and scheduled follow-up support to our communities, as well as to improve the services that we offer. To do this, we may share information we have collected about your community in certain situations. Your information may be disclosed as follows:
- To other Safe Water Committee members as part of the community collaboration process
- To third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, including, hosting services, data analysis, and customer service.
- To donors or organizations that help fund or support the WASH work in a community.
Options regarding your information in Water Mission mobile app
Questions about our policies
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or interaction with this website, please contact us at [email protected].