Thriving neighbourhoods (“thriving neighbourhoods“) operates thrivingneighbourhoods.org and may operate other websites. It is thriving neighbourhoods’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, thriving neighbourhoods collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. thriving neighbourhoods’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how thriving neighbourhoods’s visitors use its website. From time to time, thriving neighbourhoods may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.thriving neighbourhoods also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on thrivingneighbourhoods.org blogs/sites. thriving neighbourhoods only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to thriving neighbourhoods’s websites choose to interact with thriving neighbourhoods in ways that require thriving neighbourhoods to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that thriving neighbourhoods gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at thrivingneighbourhoods.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with thriving neighbourhoods are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, thriving neighbourhoods collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with thriving neighbourhoods thriving neighbourhoods does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Thriving neighbourhoods may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. thriving neighbourhoods may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, thriving neighbourhoods does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Thriving neighbourhoods discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on thriving neighbourhoods’s behalf or to provide services available at thriving neighbourhoods’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using thriving neighbourhoods’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. thriving neighbourhoods will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, thriving neighbourhoods discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when thriving neighbourhoods believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of thriving neighbourhoods, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an thriving neighbourhoods website and have supplied your email address, thriving neighbourhoods may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with thriving neighbourhoods and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. thriving neighbourhoods takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If thriving neighbourhoods, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that thriving neighbourhoods goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of thriving neighbourhoods may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.