Last updated: October 10, 2020
Collection of Personal Information
Personal Information is information about you that identifies you as an individual, for example, your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number. AWAA only collects information that you voluntarily provide to us through our membership form and or other means. We may ask also you to provide additional information such as your e-mail address if you want to obtain additional services, information, or to resolve complaints or concerns.
How does Alberta Women's Advocacy Association use information gathered about online visitors?
Before forwarding us any personal information, please be advised that any information gathered by AWAA may be used in the aggregate for research and development relating to our website and/or for future site development and, if you ask us to, to send you promotional materials such as opportunities to participate or volunteer, events, newsletters, promotions, and other information as we deem relevant or necessary or available from time to time.
Promotional and Informational Offers
With your permission, information submitted at the time of registration or submission may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by AWAA provided notice of this fact is made available online. If you object to such use for any reason, you may prevent that use, either by e-mail request, or by modifying the registration information provided. AWAA uses reasonable efforts to maintain your information in a secure environment. If you have submitted personal information and want to change it or opt-out, please contact us at email@example.com.
Disclosure of Information
As is common with many website operators, AWAA may use standard technology called "cookies" on our website. Cookies are small data files that are downloaded onto your computer when you visit a particular web site. You can disable cookies by turning them off in your browser; however, some areas of the AWAA website may not function properly if you do so.
Protection of Children Online
AWAA considers the protection of children's privacy, especially online, to be of the utmost importance. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children, nor do we allow them to become registered users of, or to request information through, our website or information lines.
Additional Terms for Certain Websites
The following additional information applies to our website or society that require registration. Generally, you are not required to provide personal information as a condition of using our website, except as may be necessary to provide you with information, a product, or a service that you have requested.
Protection of Information
Our Commitment to Security
AWAA have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use any information we collect. AWAA applies security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information, such as retaining information in secure capacities and making personal information accessible only to authorized members or employees on a need-to-know basis.
Storage of Information: