Harmony Youth Center (HYC) Network Privacy Policy

Introduction

Harmony Youth Center ("HYC") respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through compliance with our website privacy policy (“Policy”). Maintaining protection of the information entrusted to us is of high importance to HYC. This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit our website www.harmonyyouthcenter.org (“HYC Website") and our practices for using, protecting and disclosing that information. This Policy applies to information we collect on i) HYC Website, ii) in e-mail, and other electronic messages between you and the HYC Website, iii) when you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites and services, if those applications or advertising include links to this Policy.

Our Commitment to Privacy

HYC Website does not rent, sell, exchange or share mailing lists nor any information submitted through this website. We will not disclose your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. This information collected by Harmony youth Center (HYC) may be shared with its partnering teachers, institutes or organizations on need basis as elaborated in segment below

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 procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure.  All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls. The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of HYC Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Passwords registered with HYC Website are encrypted to ensure protection against unauthorized access to your personal information. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of HYC Website. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of HYC Website.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to HYC Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on HYC Website.

Types of Information Collected Online

We may collect several types of information from and about users of HYC Website, including personal information such as first and last names, postal addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses. We may also collect information such as age, gender, expertise, date of birth, grade level, allergies, medication needs, primary physician etc. We collect the information you provide to us on HYC Website and at the time of registering to classes and workshops, donating to HYC, and subscribing to services available on HYC. We do not store credit card information or other financial information.

Children Under The Age of 13

No one under age 13 may provide any personal information to or on HYC Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on HYC Website through any of its features such as register on HYC Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of HYC Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from a child under 13, please contact us at info@harmonyyouthcenter.org;

How We Use the Information Collected Online

With your permission, we will use personal information collected from you for internal record keeping and to communicate to you information such as updates or news about upcoming events or classes and information regarding your contributions. We may use the information to improve our programs and services including efficient functioning of classes. We will use information for financial processing, for furthering objectives of HYC and communicating organizational messages. If you do not elect to receive such materials, they will not be sent to you. HYC Website reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests, or an investigation on a matter of public safety.

Access

You are in control of any personal information you provide to us online. If at any time you would like to correct the personal information we have about you or if you would like to change your preferences for contacts from us, you can let us know by contacting at the address listed below. You can also ask to review any personal information we have about you or ask us to delete that information or stop further use of it by sending us an email or writing to us at the postal address.

Links to Other Websites

Our websites and emails may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should understand that we do not have any control over any outside website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites which are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Computer Tracking and Cookies

Our Web sites are not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our traffic logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public and may also be provided to others, but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being visited. This helps us analyze data about web pages and improve the performance of our website in order to better meet our readers’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find most useful. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

From time to time, it may be necessary for HYC Website to change this privacy policy. Your continued use of HYC Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes so we suggest that you check the HYC Network Privacy Policy periodically for updates.

Questions about Our Privacy Policy?

If you have any questions, comments or complaints about the HYC Network Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Harmony Youth Center
Yugal Kunj
2769 Duluth Hwy
Duluth, GA 30096
Phone: 678-920-6669
info@harmonyyouthcenter.org
http://harmonyyouthcenter.org