Middle Peninsula African-American Genealogical and Historical Society Internet Privacy Statement

The website mpaagenealogicalsociety.org is owned and operated by Middle Peninsula African-American Genealogical and Historical Society (MPAAGHS). MPAAGHS collects personal and non-personal information and is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. We have created this Privacy Statement in order to describe and explain to users our information collection practice.

1. Information Collection and Use

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your email address, name, phone number, postal address, personal interests. If you provide contact information for our Surnames List, you are granting MPAAGHS permission to publish this information in the Surnames List on our website. We do not collect or store payment or sensitive information from our visitors that may be provided to PayPal, such as credit card information to make payments to MPAAGHS.

2. Communications

We may use your personal information to contact you with meeting notices, newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, and other information that may be of interest to you.

3. Log Data

Internet Protocol (IP) Address: We collect an IP address from all visitors to our website. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the internet. We use IP addresses to help administer our website, analyze trends, track navigation of the website, and gather broad demographic information. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

4. Third parties

We do not sell, rent, share, or otherwise dispose of the personal information collected on mpaagenealogicalsociety.org to third parties. We may, however, disclose your personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such disclosure is necessary to comply with law.

5. Links to other sites

This Privacy Statement applies solely to information collection practice on mpaagenealogicalsociety.org. This website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that when you click on one of these links you are entering another website over which MPAAGHS has no responsibility or control.

6. Security

The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

7. Changes to this Privacy Statement

If we change our Privacy Statement, we will post those changes on our website so our users are always aware how we handle any information that we collect. By using this website, you consent to the collection and use of the information as described here. For further information, contact MPAAGHS at mpaaghs.va@gmail.com.