Privacy Policy

  1. To govern the maintenance of the chapter website of Assistance League® of the Triangle Area and provide user privacy information.
  2. This website is operated by Assistance League of the Triangle Area, a chapter of National Assistance League®.  The chapter cares about the privacy of its website visitors and therefore does not sell or otherwise make available the personal identification information to any person or organization.  The names of individuals and businesses appearing on the website have been so placed with their express and implied knowledge.  Personal information shall not be divulged for any reason unless a link to that certain person or business has been granted and is in place on this website.  The chapter’s website may contain links to other sites not affiliated with the chapter.  Every effort is made to link to sites that share the same standards regarding privacy.  However, since Assistance League of the Triangle Area is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites, users are encouraged to be aware, when they leave this site, to read the privacy statements of each and every website that they visit.  The information contained in the privacy policy statement of Assistance League of the Triangle Area is for the website of the chapter only.
  3. Intellectual Property Rights. This website and the website of National Assistance League contain trademarks, service marks, graphics and text that are the property of Assistance League of the Triangle Area a chapter of National Assistance League.  These properties may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed without the prior written consent of Assistance League of the Triangle Area or National Assistance League.  Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any copyright or other intellectual property right.  Further information on the rules for trademark usage can be found at assistanceleague.org.
  4. User Information. This website takes every precaution to protect the user’s information.  When the user submits sensitive information via this website, the information is protected both online and off-line.  When a form asks for the user to enter sensitive information (such as credit card, date of birth, social security number), that information is encrypted and protected by encryption software.  The information provided shall only be divulged to members of the chapter needing access to this information, such as the event chair and database administrator.
  5. Donor Privacy. The chapter maintains records of all contributions to Assistance League of the Triangle Area.  Authorized members of the chapter may contact donor to obtain additional information.  This may be done through electronic or telephonic means or through postal mail.  Donors may choose to opt out from or restrict the use of their contact information by contacting the chapter through one of the methods below.  Donor names and addresses shall not be shared, unless required by law, or sold to outside organizations, and such policy shall be disclosed to donors.  Unless requested not to do so by the donor, the chapter may list the donor’s name and donation category in publications of the chapter that may be seen by individuals outside of the chapter.  This information may be contained in documents including, but not limited to annual reports, press releases, grant applications and community newsletters.  Donors may contact the chapter to view copies of annual reports, IRS (Form 990) or other financial documents prior to making the donation.  Donors may also ask for examples of prior publications showing the manner in which donor contributions are acknowledged.
  6. Surveys. The Chapter’s website may request information from users via surveys.  Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose the information.  Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.  The personal information of the user is not shared with third parties unless the chapter gives prior notice and choice.  Though an intermediary may be used to conduct these surveys, that intermediary may not use the user’s personal information for any secondary purpose.