Last updated: March 2021
We ask to collect your data (specifically outlined below, but generally basic information like your email and phone number) to be able to share important organizational updates and send content that is relevant and matches your preferences.
You acknowledge that we may store the personal information that you provide to us on servers located in the United States of America, and you warrant that you have obtained the consent of the relevant individuals to the storage and transmission of their personal information in this manner.
We honor your right to privacy and will comply with your wishes to remove your data from our systems. To stop receiving emails from NIAC, NIAC Action, or other affiliated entities, please click the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of our emails.
Our Commitment to Privacy
We are committed to maintaining your privacy and protection of data, and to full transparency regarding how we collect and use the data you provide to us.
We may view, copy, and internally distribute your data in order to better understand our community. We may aggregate your data to create statistical information. Aggregated, anonymized statistical information may be shared externally for research, marketing, or other lawful purposes.
How We Use Your Information
We use the data you provide to us for the following purposes:
Contact you with content and information about NIAC, NIAC Action, or affiliated entities’ activities.
In specific cases we may use the data you give us, like email address or pixels, for targeted ads on third-party advertisers.
To carry out other legitimate organizational purposes, as well as other lawful purposes.
Better understand our audience such as key regions and demographics that constitute our supporter base.
We will store this information to keep you informed about other relevant issues that may be of interest to you, but we will aim to use or share the information provided to us online in ways related to our organization’s mission.
The Information We Collect
Across our web platform and events, you will be presented with the opportunity to sign up for newsletters, attend events and trainings, and submit your information to contact your lawmakers or other leaders on issues of importance to you.
The type of information collected on those pages generally includes but is not limited to:
- Email address
- Issue interests
- Zip code
- Phone number
When you make an online contribution, you will also be asked to submit your credit card information. The credit card information is used solely to process your payment and is never stored on any of our servers. The transmission of this information is encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology.
Based on the information you provide to us, we may create or append other information to your profile in the interest of better serving you (for example, your interests). As is the case with all data we collect, this will be kept private and for our organizational purposes.
How to Ask Us to Update or Delete Your Data
If you would like to unsubscribe from our communications at any time, you may do so in the footer of any of our emails. Otherwise, by continuing to interact with our emails and programs, you provide us with permission to manage and use your data as described above.
Data Removal Request
To remove your name from our email system, click the unsubscribe link. If issues persist, you can email [email protected] which is only checked periodically.
Our Commitment to the Security of Your Data
To prevent unauthorized parties from accessing your data and to maintain the accuracy and cleanliness of our own data while ensuring the correct use of it, we have put in place reasonable procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. NIAC, NIAC Action, and affiliated entities reserve the right to use your data in ways that align with the organizational goals.