Privacy of Donors
The Information We Collect
When you register with Edward Waters College via this website, text message, or other mobile platforms, you provide us with certain personal information, such as your name, your email address, your telephone number, your address, your gender and any other personal or preference information that you provide to us.
Edward Waters College may also collect information about you from other sources, such as newspapers, blogs, and instant messaging services in order to provide you with more useful information and a more personalized experience.
By communicating with Edward Waters College, you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
Use of Information Obtained by Edward Waters College
Edward Waters College may send you announcements from time to time through phone, email, or text message. In regards to broadcast text messages, you may opt-out of these communications. If you do not wish to receive them, you may text “STOP” to the received message.
We may use information about you that we collect from other sources, including but not limited to newspapers and Internet sources such as blogs, and instant messaging services. Where such information is used, we generally allow you to specify, in your privacy settings, that you do not want this to be done or to take other actions that limit the connection of this information.
Sharing Your Information with Third Parties
We do not provide contact information to third party marketers without your permission. We share your information with third parties only in limited circumstances where we believe such sharing is 1) reasonably necessary to offer a service, 2) legally required or, 3) permitted by you.
· We may provide information to service providers to help us bring you the services we offer. Specifically, we may use third parties to facilitate our business, such as to host the service at a co-location facility for servers, to send out email updates about Edward Waters College, to remove repetitive information from our user lists, to process payments for products or services, or to provide search results or links (including sponsored links). In connection with these offerings and business operations, our service providers may have access to your personal information for use for a limited time in connection with these business activities. Where we utilize third parties for the processing of any personal information, we implement reasonable contractual and technical protections limiting the use of that information to the Edward Waters College-specified purposes.
· In conjunction with the use of the Edward Waters College Platform, third parties who agree to abide by the Edward Waters College Platform Terms of Service, including restrictions on access, storage and use of such data, may have limited access to your personal information. We have undertaken contractual and technical steps to restrict possible misuse of such information by such third parties, but of course cannot and do not guarantee that all third parties will abide by such agreements. Please report any suspected misuse of information through the Edward Waters College Platform here and we will investigate any such claim and take appropriate action against the third party.
· We may be required to disclose user information pursuant to lawful requests, such as subpoenas or court orders, or in compliance with applicable laws. We do not reveal information until we have a good faith belief that an information request by law enforcement or private litigants meets applicable legal standards. Additionally, we may share account or other information when we believe it is necessary to comply with law, to protect our interests or property, to prevent fraud or other illegal activity perpetrated through the Edward Waters College service or using the Edward Waters College name, or to prevent imminent bodily harm. This may include sharing information with other companies, lawyers, agents or government agencies.
· We let you choose to share information with marketers or electronic commerce providers through sponsored groups or other on-site offers.
Edward Waters College
Division of Institutional Advancement
1658 Kings Road
Jacksonville, FL 32209