Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson (BBBST) respects the privacy of its website visitors. We strongly believe that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, the organization has implemented the following policy.
The information BBBST collects
Most of the data we collect through our website is used only to help us achieve our mission. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our clients knowingly provide.
From website visitors
We do not collect any personal information from users browsing our website. When you use the public areas of our website you are doing so anonymously. We do collect aggregate use information, such as the number of hits (visits) per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes, but we don't collect any personally identifying information.
From our clients and donors
If on our website you order a product, register for an event or submit a question, you will be asked to provide certain information. In all cases this information is submitted voluntarily. In most cases, we ask you to provide your name, title, organization name, address, telephone and e-mail address. If you're making a purchase, you may be asked for credit card information in order to complete your purchase. Similar information may be submitted to us on an order form or registration form.
BBBST customer list
Our client list is not for sale. When you visit our website or become a client, your name and mailing information will not be sold to a commercial organization.
How we use credit card account information
We utilize secure transaction methods when collecting credit card information over the Internet. We do not disclose credit card account information provided by our clients. We only submit the information to the appropriate clearinghouse in order to obtain payment.