California Consumer Privacy Act Notice

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The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) provides California residents with additional rights.

A number of statutory exceptions apply under the CCPA and to this California Consumer Privacy Act Notice, including the following:

  1. personal information reflecting a written or verbal communication or a transaction between the business and the consumer, where the consumer is a natural person who is acting as an employee, owner, director, officer, or contractor of a company, partnership, sole proprietorship, non-profit, or government agency and whose communications or transaction with the business occur solely within the context of the business conducting due diligence regarding, or providing or receiving a product or service to or from such company, partnership, sole proprietorship, non-profit, or government agency
  2. personal information that is collected by a business about a natural person in the course of the natural person acting as a job applicant to, an employee of, owner of, director of, officer of, medical staff member of, or contractor of that business to the extent that the natural person’s personal information is collected and used by the business solely within the context of the natural person’s role or former role as a job applicant to, an employee of, owner of, director of, officer of, medical staff member of, or a contractor of that business
  3. personal information that is collected by a business that is emergency contact information of the natural person acting as a job applicant to, an employee of, owner of, director of, officer of, medical staff member of, or contractor of that business to the extent that the personal information is collected and used solely within the context of having an emergency contact on file
  4. personal information that is necessary for the business to retain to administer benefits for another natural person relating to the natural person acting as a job applicant to, an employee of, owner of, director of, officer of, medical staff member of, or contractor of that business to the extent that the personal information is collected and used solely within the context of administering those benefits.

We have set out below categories of personal information we have collected about California residents in the preceding 12 months and, for each category of personal information collected, the categories of sources from which that information was collected, the business or commercial purposes for which the information was collected, and the categories of third parties with whom we shared the personal information.

Categories of personal information The purpose of the collection The source of the information Categories of third parties with which we have shared your information

Identifiers, namely a real name, alias, postal address, Internet Protocol address, email address, or other similar identifiers.

To provide fundraising services.

To communicate with you.

You

Social Networking Service, when integrated by you

Browser

Device

Platform service provider

Customer Relationship Manager systems

Email service provider

Payment processor

Campaign Organizers

Charities

Any information that identifies, relates to, describes, or is capable of being associated with, a particular individual, including, but not limited to, his or her name, physical characteristics or description, address, telephone number, education, employment, employment history, bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information, health information. “Personal information” does not include publicly available information that is lawfully made available to the general public from federal, state, or local government records.

To provide fundraising services.

To communicate with you.

You

Social Networking Service, when integrated by you

Platform service provider

Customer Relationship Manager systems

Email service provider

Payment processor

Campaign Organizers

Charities

Commercial information, including records of services obtained, or considered, or other purchasing or consuming histories or tendencies.

Donation or fundraising information

You

Browser

Platform service provider

Customer Relationship Manager systems

Payment processor

Analytics and Product Developers

Internet or other electronic network activity information, including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer’s interaction with an Internet Web site, application, or advertisement.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Browser

Device

Platform service provider

Analytics and Product Developers

Geolocation data.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Browser

Device

Platform service provider

Customer Relationship Manager systems

Email service provider

Payment processor

Campaign Organizers

Charities

Analytics and Product Developers

Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Platform service provider

Education information.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Platform service provider

Professional or employment-related information.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Platform service provider

Customer relationship management systems

Inferences drawn from any of the information identified in this subdivision to create a profile about a consumer reflecting the consumer’s preferences, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes.

To provide service, in terms of fundraising.

You

Platform service provider

Analytics and Product Developers

California Residents' Privacy Rights under the CCPA

We did not sell the personal information of California residents in 2019.

California residents have rights to request access to certain personal information collected about them over the past 12 months or deletion of their personal information, subject to certain exceptions, and may not be discriminated against because they exercise any of their rights under the CCPA in violation of Cal. Civ. Code §1798.125. They can make requests as follows:

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