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Grassroot Soccer Website Privacy Policy

Introduction

Grassroot Soccer is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. We use the information we collect about you to help us understand more about how our site is used and to be able to send you communications about Grassroot Soccer that may be of interest to you, either electronically or otherwise. The ‘personally identifiable information’ is information that enables us to identify you, such as your email address, name, title, and address. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated. This policy may change from time to time so please check back periodically.

Cookie Usage

Like many websites, Grassroot Soccer uses cookies in order to provide you with a more personalized web service. A cookie is a text-only string of information that we pass to your computer’s hard disk through your web-browser so that the website can remember who you are. Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify you. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

Use of Personal Information

Grassroot Soccer uses the information we collect about you to help us with understanding more about how our site is used and to be able to send you communications that may be of interest to you, either electronically or otherwise.

Ownership of Information

When you are on the Grassroot Soccer website and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with Grassroot Soccer alone unless stated otherwise. For example, when you are using our secure online donation pages you are going through to a partner company.

Use of Information

Grassroot Soccer is the sole owner of any information collected on this site. We will not sell, trade or share your personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. Personal information you provide is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff. Again, any information provided here will be kept confidential.

If you indicated that you are interested in receiving regular information about Grassroot Soccer’s work we will send you communications regarding Grassroot Soccer’s work and activities, either electronically or otherwise.

We comply with all laws to which we are subject. With respect to personally identifiable information you provide to us, we will only disclose it to the extent that we, in good faith, believe that applicable law requires it.

Online Donations

When you are using our secure online donation pages you are going through to a partner company and the information you give such as your credit card number and contact information is provided so that the transaction can take place. Otherwise, your credit card information will not be disclosed to others.

Emails

This privacy policy applies to the website and is inapplicable to information that you may send to Grassroot Soccer by email or other means of communication.  We may retain your emails or other communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our services.

How we protect information:

Grassroot Soccer attempts to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information. Grassroot Soccer uses industry accepted data collection and encryption methodologies in an attempt to insure the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information.

Updating Information

The accuracy of your individual identifying information is important to Grassroot Soccer. If you would like to review or change your personal information, please send an e-mail to info@grassrootsoccer.org.