What Information We Collect?
When you visit our Website you may provide us with two types of information: Personal information you knowingly choose to disclose such as contact information is collected on an individual basis. Website Use information is collected by Cookies and Web Beacons as you browse our Website and receive our emails.
Personal Information You Choose to Provide:
When making an online donation.
You will provide us information about yourself, your financial information such as credit card number, expiration date, and PIN number. This information is collected briefly for credit card validation and transaction only. As soon as you complete the transaction, no private record is stored in our server or placed in your computer. In addition, all transactions are transmitted in encrypted form using Secure Socket Layer (SSL).
If you choose to correspond with us through email while using our contact form, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.
Update Form Information
If you complete an update form, the information you provide will be used to update our database. We may also use this information to contact you by phone, mail, and/or email.
Website Use Information
Similar to other commercial Websites, our Website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and Web server logs to collect information about how our Website is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Website, and the Websites visited just before and just after our Website.
Some of our emails may contain “web beacons” similar to the above-mentioned cookies, which allow us to count the users who have opened our emails and clicked on any links within those emails. You may unsubscribe from these emails at any time using the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of the email.
Sharing and Usage
We will never share, sell, or rent your personal information with third parties without your consent. We may disclose or report personal information in limited circumstances where we believe in good faith that disclosure is required under the law.
Links to Other Sites
Lincoln Foundation’s Website may contain links to other sites. While we try to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content, security, or privacy practices employed by other sites.