Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement

This web site is owned and operated by or on behalf of Washington Community Alliance for Self-Help (CASH). We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us and how we use that information. By visiting www.washingtoncash.org, you accept the practices described in this statement. This Privacy Statement may be changed or updated at any time.

Our Policies

Washington CASH uses its best efforts to respect and protect the privacy of our online visitors and donors. We will not share your personal information with any third parties. This includes name, address, financial information, and email address.

Data Collection - Personal Information

We do not collect personally identifiable information from you unless you provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. If you make a donation, register for an event or register for our newsletter, for example, we may collect your name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, and credit card information.

If you provide personal information, we may enter that information into our constituent database and contact you in order to:

• Complete voluntary surveys seeking feedback for quality and service improvement purposes

• Supply you with information, including Washington CASH news, events and services

• Request voluntary time or monetary contributions to Washington CASH

We use high-grade encryption and security protocols (Secure Socket Layer-SSL) when processing financial transactions. This method is the industry standard security protocol, which makes it difficult for anyone to intercept the information you send us. Inside Washington CASH, data is stored on password-protected servers. Our staff is educated about the importance of safeguarding your information. However, such precautions do not guarantee that our web site is invulnerable to all security breaks. Washington CASH makes no warranty, guarantee or representation that the use of our web site is protected from viruses, security threats or other vulnerabilities and that your information will always be secure.

Standard web server traffic pattern informationGeneral traffic, site usage and length of stay information are collected. This type of information is used to help Washington CASH improve the functionality of our web site and such information is not linked to individual visitors.

External Links

Our Privacy Statement applies only to your use of the Washington CASH web site. This site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these sites. Links to other sites do not imply an endorsement of the material or policies of those web sites. You should read the privacy policies of each site you visit to determine what information they may be collecting from you.

Contact Us

This Privacy Statement applies only to our online practices and does not encompass other areas of the organization. By accessing or using the web site, you agree to be bound by all terms and conditions of the Washington CASH Privacy Statement as posted at the time of your access or use. If you have any questions about our policies or compliance, you may send an email to info@washington.org or write to:

Washington CASH  2100 24th Avenue S., Suite 380  Seattle, WA 98144

Thank you for visiting our site.  August 2009