What information does www.lwvhouston.org collect from website visitors and how is this information used?
When you visit the League of Women Voters of the Houston Area’s website, your browser automatically sends us an Internet Protocol (“IP”) address and certain other information (including the type of browser you use). We will use this IP address and other information to manage our website.
We will ask you to provide additional contact information, which may include your name, street address, city, state, zip code, phone number, email address and billing information, depending upon which of the following you wish to do:
- Sign up for email alerts;
- Fill out the contact form;
- Make a donation;
- Join or renew as a League member;
Refunds are given based upon mutual agreement between LWV-Houston and the member.
The League will never rent, sell or trade your email address or phone number with any third party.
League members and those who have signed up to receive email news may receive communications from the League, such as occasional news and alerts about issues of interest.
Like many websites, we use “cookie” technology to facilitate access. Some portions of the League’s website are hosted by vendors providing services to the League, such as PayPal; these vendors have their own privacy policies.
How do we protect your information?
The League takes every precaution available to us to protect our website users’ information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, their information is protected both online and off-line. Our servers are in a locked, secure data center. Our online transactions (join, donate, etc.) use a secure server and encryption to protect your personal information during processing.