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TERMS OF USE
Single copies of the resources on ProLiteracy Education Network may be downloaded for educational purposes. For all other uses or for more information, contact ednet@proliteracy.org.

PRIVACY POLICY
ProLiteracy respects your privacy. This document outlines the ways that the ProLiteracy family of websites may collect information from you and what we do with that information. This includes the main ProLiteracy website as well as specialized websites such as New Readers Press, ProLiteracy Education Network, News For You Online, and others.

Personal Information
Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable such as your name, address, email address, phone number, or the ProLiteracy products and services you use. We may ask you to provide some personal information if you want to do any of the following on a ProLiteracy website:

  • contact us from the website
  • request information
  • order materials
  • register for an online course
  • register for a conference or event
  • make a donation
  • participate in a promotion or an online survey
  • follow us on a social media site such as Twitter or Facebook
  • share a message or comment with other people who use the site
  • sign up to receive an RSS feed
You may choose whether to enter this personal information. You are not required to do so. If you choose not to provide the information that we request, we may be unable to respond to your request.

ProLiteracy will not distribute or sell your personal information to any third party. We use this information to respond to your message or request. We also add names and contact information provided on our web pages to our databases so that we can send you information about ProLiteracy products, services, and donor opportunities that might interest you. The information about you in our database is password protected and available only to approved ProLiteracy personnel.

Links to Other Sites
The ProLiteracy websites sometimes include links to other websites. ProLiteracy is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those sites.

Information for Donors and Customers
ProLiteracy is grateful for your support, which enables us to continue our important work. When you donate to ProLiteracy or make a purchase online, your credit card information is secure through a reputable Internet SSL site. Your credit card number is used only for that particular transaction and is not stored. If you have any questions regarding the security of your credit card information online, please contact us at ednet@proliteracy.org, or call 1-888-528-2224 for more information.

We do ask for personal information on our online donation pages so that we can properly process the transaction. This includes sending you an acknowledgement of your donation for tax purposes. It also helps us prevent fraudulent donations. If you give a gift to ProLiteracy, your name and address will be placed on our mailing list for occasional mail updates unless you ask us not to send you communications (see below). If you are making a donation in honor of or in memory of someone, we will not use their personal information for any purpose other than sending the acknowledgement card.

ProLiteracy will not use a donor’s name without written permission. The exception is ProLiteracy’s annual report. However, you can request anonymous status for your records to ensure that your information will be withheld from this publication. Contact us at ednet@proliteracy.org and ask to have your name be anonymous.

Cookies
ProLiteracy uses "cookie" technology as part of our online courses, allowing our website to send and store data on your computer's hard drive that keep track of where you are in the online course. Many web browsers automatically accept cookies by default, but contain an option to turn off the cookie acceptance if you prefer. If you turn off acceptance, the courses will not work properly. We do not allow unrelated third parties to set cookies on ProLiteracy websites.

ProLiteracy does not use tracking or measurement tools that would allow your individual browsing activity to be tracked across third-party websites or that would give information about you as an individual to third-parties based on your browsing activity.

Choosing Not to Receive Communications from ProLiteracy
If you do not wish to receive physical mail from ProLiteracy, you may call us anytime at 1-888-528-2224, ext. 325 or email us at ednet@proliteracy.org and ask to be removed from our mailing list. You also may opt out of email communications at any time by clicking the Email Preference link that is included at the bottom of every email communication from ProLiteracy by logging in and editing your profile (if you are a member) or by emailing ednet@proliteracy.org.

Security and Disclaimer
Although no computer system is 100 percent secure, ProLiteracy uses extensive security measures appropriate to protect your personal information.

Policy Changes
ProLiteracy reserves the right to make changes to its web policy at any time. New policy, when posted, will apply to everyone using one of our websites and will replace any prior policies. You may wish to check periodically for changes to our web policy.

Thank You
Your privacy is very important to us. We rely on the good will and generosity of our supporters and want to make sure that your experience with ProLiteracy is as positive as possible. If you have concerns about your privacy with ProLiteracy, please contact us:

  • by mail at:
    ProLiteracy EdNet
    104 Marcellus Street
    Syracuse, NY 13204
  • by phone at:
    1-888-528-2224
  • by email at:
    ednet@proliteracy.org


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