The Pacific Council is firmly committed to the privacy of its Members and supporters. We do not collect personally identifying information about those who visit our site, unless they choose to provide such information to us in the course of becoming Members and in retaining an active membership status. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. This policy is a guide to how we will handle any information we learn about those who visit our Web site.
Use of Links
Throughout our Web pages, we provide links to other servers which may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers. Creating a text link from your Web site to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you'd like us to consider adding to our Web site, please contact Kasia Bzdak, with the subject "Link request."
Use of Text and Images
If you would like to publish information that you find on our Web site, please send your request to Kasia Bzdak. We strive to ensure that all text and images posted on our site have been posted with the permission of the original copyright holder and/or are in the public domain.
This Web site is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us.
Reading or Downloading
We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or princeton.edu if you are connecting from Princeton University's domain), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked to our site.
We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.
Online Profile Updates and Donations
If you complete the Profile update form and share your personally identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted content. We may use your contact information to send further information about the Pacific Council or to contact you when necessary.
Sending us an Email
You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer you questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.
We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.
If you sign up for one of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won't share your name or email address with any outside parties.
Questions about our policies
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, contact Kasia Bzdak.
Please also see our Membership and Programs Policies.