The Adventure Collective - Privacy Policy

The Adventure Collective takes your privacy seriously. This policy explains how we collect, use and protect your Personal Information submitted and collected as part of our services and website(s).

 

We encourage you to read this Privacy Policy before using The Adventure Collective website or providing information to us. By using The Adventure Collective or providing information to us, you acknowledge that we may collect, use and disclose your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 

Personal identification information

 

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

 

Non-personal identification information

 

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. The non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider’s utilized and other similar information.

 

How we use collected information

 

The Adventure Collective may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

 

  •    To improve customer service

 

The information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.

 

  •    Purpose of purchasing a membership

 

Personal details will only be used for the travelers to purchase a membership access to the database of jobs & volunteering opportunities.

 

  •    To personalize user experience

 

We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.

 

  •    To improve our Site

 

We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.

 

  •    To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature

 

To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.

 

Disclosure of information

We will not voluntarily share your name and email provided via the Site to any third party, except:

  1.    With third parties that we hire to perform services for us (these third parties are not authorized to keep or use your personal information for any other purpose),
  2.    To comply with legal requirements, such as law, regulation, warrant, subpoena, court order, or with a regulator or law enforcement agency or personnel or

iii.     In connection with a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, acquisition, dissolution or similar event.

Visitor information described above under “Information that we collect and how we use it” may be provided to third parties as described below under “Cookies “and “Web Beacons.”

Choices and Access

Your choices regarding our use and disclosure of your Personal Information for marketing purposes:

We give you many choices regarding our use and disclosure of your Personal Information for marketing purposes. You may opt-out from:

Receiving marketing-related e-mails from us based upon your Personal Information: If you no longer want to receive marketing-related e-mails from us on a going-forward basis based upon Personal Information collected pursuant to this Privacy Policy, you may opt-out of receiving such marketing-related e-mails by accessing the "E-mail Subscriptions" page on the Site, or by clicking the "unsubscribe" link that is included at the end of such marketing-related e-mails.

We will try to comply with your request(s) as soon as reasonably practicable. Please note that if you opt-out as described above, we will not be able to remove your Personal Information from the databases of third parties with which we have already shared such information (i.e., to which we have already provided such information as of the date that we implement your opt-out request). Please also note that if you do opt-out of receiving marketing-related e-mails from us, we may still send administrative messages to you; you cannot opt-out from receiving administrative messages.

Links to other Websites

We do not endorse and are not responsible for the information practices or privacy policies of any other Web sites that may be linked to or from the Site.  If you decide to access any other Web site that may be linked to or from the Site, you should consult that Web site’s privacy policy.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that the Site can place on your computer’s hard drive. When you visit the Site, a cookie may be placed on your computer for customizing and enhancing your experience on the Site. Your name and email address are not shared in this cookie. We use a cookie that collects anonymous traffic data. You can set your Web browser to block cookies, but doing so may affect your ability to access certain features of the Site.

 

Web Beacons

Web beacons are small bits of code embedded in Web pages or in emails. Web beacons may be used to deliver or communicate with cookies, to count users who have visited a Web page and to understand usage patterns. Web beacons also may be included in emails to learn if messages have been opened, acted on or forwarded. You can disable the ability of Web beacons to capture information in this manner by blocking cookies as described above under “Cookies.”

 

Security

We take reasonable steps to protect personal information from loss and misuse. Please keep in mind that no Internet transmission is 100% secure. Some email sent to or from the Site may not be secure. Please consider this when sending information to us by email.

 

Minor’s Privacy Policy

The Site is not intended for minors. We do not permit the use of the Site by minors, and we do not knowingly, directly, or passively collect information from minors.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may change this privacy policy from time to time. When we do, we will post the change(s) on our website. If we change the policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate online notice to you.

Questions

Any Question(s) regarding these policies or our services should be addressed by email to: privacy@adventurecollective.org