Privacy Policy

VS.: Confronting Modern Slavery in America (“VS.”, “we,” or “us”) respects the privacy of our visitors, contributors and personnel. We provide this Privacy Policy to explain the types of personal information that VS. may collect about you on, or for use on, this website www.vsconfronts.org, (the “VS. Site”), the purposes for which we use the information, the options available to you with respect to such information, and the circumstances in which it may be provided to third parties.

1. The Information Collected and Maintained on the VS. Site

Personal Information: You are not required to provide personal information to visit our VS. Site but you may choose to provide such information in order to receive publications or to use other features of the VS. Site.

Non-personal Information: In addition to the personal information mentioned above, we collect certain non-personal information about your visit to the VS. Site whenever you access the VS. Site such as your browser type and IP address. We may also collect other data such as the referring page that linked you to the VS. Site, the pages you visited, and the search terms you used. We may use cookies or similar tools to collect non-personally identifying information about visitors to the VS. Website. A cookie is data stored on a visitor’s hard drive containing information about the visitor. We use cookies to allow you to store your password when logging in to the VS. Site. A cookie cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. If you prefer not to receive cookies through the site, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence. You can also refuse all cookies by turning them off in your browser. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use any pages within our web site.

2. How This Information Is Used

We use the information on the VS. Website to advise you of news, events and services related to VS. mission statement, as well as for internal statistical purposes. We pledge to protect the confidentiality and security of such information. While we may forward contact details to appointed agencies that assist us in processing mailings, we will not provide contact details to any other party for any other purpose, other than as required by law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.

3. Email Choice/Opt Out

You can remove yourself the VS. Newsletter at any time by visiting the Newsletter page and choosing the Unsubscribe from our newsletter link.

4. Securing Personal Data

While VS. endeavors to protect the security and integrity of the information provided to us, due to the inherent nature of the Internet as an open global communications vehicle, we cannot guarantee that information, during transmission through the Internet or while stored on our system or otherwise in our care, will be safe from intrusion by others, such as hackers.

5. Links to Other Web Sites

The VS. Website may provide links to other Web sites sponsored and maintained by third parties. VS. is providing such links solely as a convenience to you. This Policy does not apply to such websites and we are not responsible for privacy policies or practices of those other websites.

6. Our commitment to data security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

7. Our commitment to children’s privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information on our web site from those we know are under 13, and no part of our web site is structured to attract anyone under 13.

8. Changes To Our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this Policy from time to time. These changes become effective upon posting on the VS. Website. Your use of the VS. Website constitutes your acceptance of this Policy as amended or revised by us, and you should review this Policy periodically to make sure you are aware of its terms and how it affects your use of the VS. Website.

9. Questions

If you have questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at inquiries@vsconfronts.org