The GMO website is an education and information site. By using the GMO website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, GMO may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
- First and Last Name
- Mailing Address
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Particular interests related to our information resources
If you donate to GMO, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the donation transaction.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through GMO's social media channels, this information may be collected and used by others.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to proide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain services available on the site. These may include: (a) entering a contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (b) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (c) sending us an email message; (d) submitting your credit card or other payment information when making a donation on our site.
To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to information you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
GMO collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver information you have requested.
GMO may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services or events available from GMO and its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
GMO does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
GMO may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, process payments or provide other support. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to GMO, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
GMO may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on GMO or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of GMO; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of GMO, or the public.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by GMO. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the GMO website.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
GMO secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. GMO uses SSL Protocol for this purpose.
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
GMO does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
From time to time, GMO may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, upcoming events, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from GMO or click on a link therein.
If you would like to stop receiving communications via email from GMO, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE link.
Right To Your Data
GMO respects that its contacts have the right to access the data GMO may store, request rectification and revoke consent at any time. Please contact us directly to inquire about your data.
External Data Storage Sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
Changes to this Statement
GMO welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that GMO has not adhered to this Statement, please contact GMO at:
The Grey Muzzle Organization
14460 Falls of Neuse Road Suite 149-269
Raleigh, NC 27614
Effective as of May 24, 2018