OUR COMMITMENT: RESPECTING AND PROTECTING OUR USERS AND CUSTOMERS´ PRIVACY
Fashioning Change is a values-driven social enterprise working to create positive systemic change. Your privacy is important to us. FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM respects and takes steps to protect the privacy of our customers. Fashioning Change collects the minimum information that allows us to fulfill our mission and strives to take reasonable care of information we may receive from you.
HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We use information collected to:
- Provide users with empowering information to change the world
- Create positive systems change in the manufacturing industry
- Show that when consumers are presented quality eco-friendly
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM may also use the information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide statistical reporting for internal and external like-minded accredited third-party advertisers, and clients.
WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM collects personal information when you register with FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM, when you use FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM products, services, or applications, when you visit FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM pages or the pages of certain FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM partners, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes.
We may, additionally, track non-personal information about your visit including the domain name and the name of the Web page from which you entered our site, how much time you spend on each of our pages and the IP address associated with your computer.
We use this information to improve the performance and operation of our site. When you register we may ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. For the purchase of FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM Once you register with FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us and we protect your personal information (see Security below) FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners and vendors, including information about your use of products and services that we offer.
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP Address, FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM cookie information, and the pages you request.
Your Ability to Edit Your Account Information and Preferences
You can edit your FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM Account Information, including your marketing preferences, at any time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving communications or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive. We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM service, such as service announcements and administrative messages that are considered part of your FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.
We believe in the power of community and appreciate your sharing our information and opportunities to create positive change. You may decide to provide us with another person's email address so that person may be invited to join FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM or so that we may facilitate your communication with other people through FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM (such as when you upload an address book).
Cookies and Related Technologies
On some of the pages on our site we may also use small bits of computer code called "one-pixel gifs," "clear gifs "or" Web beacons" embedded in Web pages to monitor the activity on our Web site. Again, the technology does not capture or contain any personal information.
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. The FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM website is not designed to attract children under the age of 15 and FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM does not knowingly collect personal information from children on our Web site.
Third Party Advertisers and External Links
Information we disclose to third parties
We may use aggregated information concerning how visitors use our Web site and share such information with third parties in order to improve our Web site, help mainstream brands, manufactures or companies become authentically sustainable, and to help us attract advertisers to support daily eco and social advocacy alerts. For example, we may share how many individuals visited our Web site and, on average how long they stayed on each page. Such use and sharing of aggregated information will not reveal any of your personal information to third parties.
FASHIONING CHANGE.COM does not rent, sell, disclose or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
- We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
- We believe it will significantly help legislation that supports our mission and vision
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view an ad.
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM takes your security seriously and takes reasonable steps to protect your information. No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of any firewalls or secure server software we may employ. FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM continues to evaluate and implement enhancements in security technology and practices, however we can only take steps to help reduce the risks of unauthorized access. FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM has taken the following steps in this regard:
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM maintains reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
Vendors and Partners
FASHIONING CHANGE.COM works with vendors and partners to protect the security and privacy of user information.
Employee and Contractor Access to Information
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM limits access to personal information about you to those employees who we reasonably believe need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
Education and Training for Employees
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM has implemented a company- wide education and training program about security that is required of every FASHIONING CHANGE.COM employee.
If FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this Web site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this site. FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM may post a notice on our Web site if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a Web browser enabling you to view the FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM Web site. FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM may also send an e-mail to you at the e-mail address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving an electronic notice) you should notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe your FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM account has been compromised, please report the incident to email@example.com. In the event that you believe that your personal safety is at risk or if you believe that you may be the victim of identity theft or other illegal conduct, please contact the appropriate federal, state or local law enforcement agencies directly.
CONTACTING US: QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, & CONCERNS:
FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM will happily address any concerns about its online privacy practices and policies; please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To be removed from future FASHIONINGCHANGE.COM marketing e-
mail campaigns, please e-mail email@example.com.
Effective: December 1, 2010