What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We receive and collect any information, personal or otherwise, that you voluntarily enter on our web site or give to our web site in any other way. We may collect personally identifiable information from you in a variety of ways. We may also collect information about how users use our web site, for example, by tracking the number of unique views received by the pages of the web site or the domains from which users originate. From time to time, we may also collect information for market research purposes. In order to tailor our subsequent communications to you and continuously improve our products and services (including registration), we may ask you to provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experience with our web site, and more detailed contact preferences. You are at no time under any obligation to provide this information and any information collected will be used for internal marketing analysis and communications to you.
Contact forms, Surveys, Petitions and other submission forms
Our contact, donation, join, scholarship, surveys, petitions and other forms require users to voluntarily give us contact information that may include name, email address, address, phone number, as well as other information that may include interests, scholarship contest submissions, school names, and similar information. We do not request or store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit card or social security numbers.
NPG does not sell, rent, or lease emails to other companies or organizations. NPG has established internal controls to ensure that all donor information is secure.
Embedded content and third party links from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Internet Protocol Address
We collect an IP address from all visitors to our Site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our Site, analyze trends, track users’ movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the site, and deliver customized, personalized content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Who we share your data with
We may share information with trusted affiliates, independent contractors and business partners. We may also disclose aggregate, anonymous data based on information collected from users. Finally, we may transfer information collected from users in connection with a user joining our organization or making a donation to our organization.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
It is our desire to not send unwanted email and mail to our donors. Please contact us if you wish to be removed from our email or mailing list.
NPG does not sell, rent, or lease data or emails to other companies or organizations. NPG has established internal controls to ensure that all donor information secure.
How we protect your data
NPG is committed to ensuring the security of your information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain effective data security, accuracy of information, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. All transactions are protected using industry standard encryption technologies, including, but not limited to, Secure Sockets Layering (SSL).
For Further Information
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