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Privacy/Refund Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. The following information concerning the gathering and use of personal information through this site is being provided to enable you to make knowledgeable choices about whether to provide information to us and to give you the opportunity to limit the manner in which personal information about you is used. Please read this privacy statement carefully before using this site. Your use of this site indicates your consent to our processing, use, disclosure and transfer of your personal information as described in this privacy statement. We may revise this privacy statement from time to time. You are responsible for checking this statement when you visit our site to review the current privacy statement. If you do not agree with the privacy statement, you should cease using the site immediately.

Information gathered when making a donation or pledge:
To make a donation through the site, you may need to provide certain other information relevant to how you choose to contribute in order to complete your pledge/gift transaction. (e.g. If you choose to give by credit card, you will be prompted to provide information such as your credit card number.)

Information gathered through traffic monitoring:
Like many other Web sites, this site is equipped with a program that monitors traffic by automatically recording every visitor's host and/or IP address. This program tracks the number of times the site is hit, how many visitors come to the site, and which parts of the site they frequent. KCSARC does not disclose this information to anyone outside of the organization. Our Web site logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site.

Cookies:
This Web site utilizes a session cookie; no persistent cookies are used. Once the browser session is done the cookie is gone.

Privacy Statement:
With whom does KCSARC share my personal information? KCSARC will not sell, reveal or share with unaffiliated third parties any of your personally identifiable information except in the following limited circumstances:

  • we are authorized to do so under this privacy statement; or

  • we are authorized to do so under this privacy statement; or

  • we are required by law to disclose your information or to protect against fraud or illegal activity.

Security:
The safety and security of your transaction and information is important to us. We use encryption and the https security protocol, SSL, to communicate with your browser software. This method is the industry standard security protocol.

Linked Sites:
If you click on a hypertext link that takes you to another site outside of KCSARC, we are not responsible for the information collection practices and use at that other site. In addition, when you initiate a transaction through such a link, the information you and we submit to such an entity to complete your transaction becomes subject to that entity's privacy or information use policies. KCSARC is not responsible for the privacy or information use policies of such entities.

Refunds:
KCSARC will grant refunds upon appropriate request. Requests for refund should include identifying information and must include name, address, date(s) of donation, and amounts, in addition to the reason for the request. Requests can be emailed to our External Relations Department at externalrelations@kcsarc.org or can be mailed to: KCSARC, Attention: Development, PO Box 300, Renton, WA 98057.

Who can I contact for more information?
Alexandra Lee, Development Assistant
E-mail Address: alee@kcsarc.org
Telephone: 425.282.0351
Fax: 425.282.0951
Postal mail: KCSARC, PO Box 300, Renton, WA 98057