eFundraising Data Collection and Use
"Personal Information" means and consists of any information that can be used to identify and/or contact you. You may be required to submit Personal Information to access certain aspects of the Platform. We collect Personal Information when you create a user account, and when you contribute a donation through the Platform.
Information collected when you form your user account may include your name, phone number, physical address, email address, occupation, and employer ("Identifying Information"). Additional information collected at the time you contribute a donation may include the recipient of your donation(s), the amount donated, and the date and time of your donation(s) ("Donation Information"). To facilitate your donation transaction, we may collect and store your bank information (including institution, account number, and routing number) and/or credit card information (including the type of card, card number, expiration date, and code) ("Financial Information"). We also may collect data consisting of your password, Internet Protocol ("IP") address, the type of browser you used, and the amount of time you spent using the Platform ("Log Information").
Your Identifying Information and Donation Information
The Identifying Information you provide to us allows us to communicate with you, and enables us to provide the Platform to you for your use and convenience. This includes verifying your identity, processing, collecting, and distributing your contributions, compliance with legal requirements relating to political donations, providing excellent customer service and responding to questions or issues, and notifying you of information, contribution opportunities, general announcements, messages, or updates to the Platform that may be of interest to you based on your activity on the Platform.
We may share your Identifying Information and/or Donation Information with other organizations or individuals interested in notifying you of contribution opportunities or other information that might be of interest to you based on your activity on the Platform. We may also develop and create analytical and statistical analysis tools or databases by aggregating your Identifying Information and/or Donation Information with that of other users, and may share your Identifying Information and/or Donation information for such purposes.
You grant us a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable and fully transferable right and license to use your Identifying Information and/or Donation Information as described herein, whether independently or for analytical and statistical analysis tools using information we collect in providing the Platform (the "Data"). We may make commercial use of the Data, including, without limitation, sharing the Data with third parties. We may also share any of your Personal Information with state and other governmental authorities as necessary for regulatory and legal compliance purposes, depending on your local jurisdiction and/or the local jurisdiction of the campaign(s) to which you contribute.
Except as provided herein, we do not share your Identifying Information or Donation Information except as may be necessary for regulatory and legal compliance purposes, to enforce the Terms of Service of our Platform, or as otherwise may be required by law.
You have the right to opt out by directing us not to sell or share your Identifying Information, Donation Information, or other Personal Information or Data. This right is referred to as your "Right to Opt-Out of Sale or Sharing." To opt out, you may contact us at email@example.com and include the phrase "Opt-Out of Sale or Sharing" in the subject line of your email communication, and include in the substance of your email a description of all Personal Information or Data you are directing us not to sell or share.
It is our policy and practice not to discriminate against Platform users who avail themselves of their Right to Opt-Out of Sale or Sharing. By choosing to exercise your Right to Opt-Out of Sale or Sharing, you will not be denied access to the Platform, charged different rates, or denied the same level of quality of service as Platform users who elect not to opt out. You will not be charged for opting out.
Your Financial Information
We may collect and store your bank information (including institution, account number, and routing number) and/or credit card information (including the type of card, card number, expiration date, and code) for the sole purpose of facilitating and processing any financial transactions initiated by you on the Platform. We will never share your Financial Information except as may be necessary for regulatory and legal compliance purposes or as otherwise may be required by law.
Your Log Information
Other Circumstances That May Impact Your Information and Data
In the event eFundraising is involved in a merger or acquisition transaction by which most or all of the assets of eFundraising are acquired by another entity, the Personal Information and Data described herein may be included among the assets transferred in the transaction. Under such circumstances, eFundraising will make commercially reasonable efforts to provide you with notice of the transaction and advise you with regard to how the transaction is anticipated to impact the privacy and security of your Personal Information and data, if at all.
Your Control Over Your Information and Data
Additionally, we will keep your contact information in a file, and may retain other Personal Information and/or Data in a confidential file exclusively for internal account management, fraud prevention activities, and for regulatory and legal compliance purposes or as otherwise may be required by law, including but not limited to compliance with the California Electronic Communications Privacy Act, and for all other purposes reasonably necessary for us to complete the transaction for which the Personal Information and/or Data was collected, to ensure the security and integrity of the Personal Information and/or Data, to repair errors that impair existing intended functionality, to exercise free speech or ensure the right of another to exercise free speech or exercise any other right provided for by law, to engage in public or peer-reviewed statistical research, to enable solely internal uses reasonably aligned with your expectations as a user, and/or to comply with any other legal obligation.
If you wish to modify or correct your Personal Information and/or Data at any time, you may send a request directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us by telephone at (916) 790-6150, and a representative will work with you to implement any appropriate corrections. You will not be charged for any modification or correction of your Personal Information and/or Data.
Users of the Platform subject to the California Privacy Rights Act have the right, pursuant to California Civil Code section 1798.130, to request deletion of certain Personal Information.
You may modify your account preferences for the Platform by accessing the interface provided through the Platform. However, if you disable your account, we will keep your contact information on file, and may retain other Personal Information and/or data for internal account management, fraud prevention activities, and for regulatory and legal compliance purposes or as otherwise may be required by law.
Applicability to Users Under the Age of 18
The Platform is not intended directly for minors under 18 years of age, and we do not knowingly provide the Platform to minors under the age of 18, or do we knowingly collect their Personal Information or Data.
IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MUST HAVE YOUR PARENT OR GUARDIAN PROVIDE ANY NECESSARY PERSONAL INFORMATION IN CONNECTION WITH ANY USE OF THE PLATFORM BY YOU OR ON YOUR BEHALF.
Minors under the age of 18 should not provide any Personal Information or utilize the Platform directly, but instead should have a parent or guardian utilize the Platform on their behalf, and using the parent or guardian's Personal Information. If we become aware that we have received Personal Information or Data from any minor under the age of 18, we will delete that information and terminate the associated account.
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