Privacy Policy

By accessing or using the Pierce Family Foundation (PFF) website, you agree to the terms of this online Privacy Policy, as outlined below. PFF can revise this policy at any time by updating this posting, and your use after such change signifies your acceptance of the changed terms. 

PFF is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to its website. The following outlines our online policies and the ways in which we collect, store, and use personally identifiable information via our website. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the use or disclosure of information that is collected or obtained by us through means other than this website.

Notice of Proprietary Information 

All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by PFF or other individuals or entities. All rights are reserved. The names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of PFF appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or affiliation with any product or service without PFF’s prior written permission.

Website Disclaimer 

Although the PFF website includes links providing direct access to other internet sites, PFF takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those other sites, and does not exert any editorial or other control over those sites.

Under no circumstances shall PFF be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site. If you are dissatisfied with any materials on this site or these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using or visiting this site.

Information We Collect

  1. Personal Information: PFF collects personal information only with your explicit consent. On the website, this information is collected via contact forms.
  2. Aggregate Information: PFF collects aggregate information via IP address and computer settings. This information is not tied to your personal account and is used only to improve the website and provide content based on audience preferences.

Information We Do Not Collect

Financial Information: PFF does NOT collect any personal financial information via this website.

How We Collect Information

Cookies: When you access this website, our analytics service might store some information on your computer in the form of a “cookie” (i.e. a small piece of text that stores information on your browser in your computers hard drive) or similar file. We do this to analyze the effectiveness of the website. The information saved in the cookie is not tied directly to any personally identifiable information.

How We Use Information

  1. E-mail Communications: PFF uses the information you provide to send you email communications about your inquiry.
  2. Third Party Access: PFF will only disclose your information to third parties if necessary to complete your request for more information. PFF will not rent, sell, or otherwise disclose your information. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, PFF will have no liability for disclosure of any information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties.


Special Cases

PFF reserves the right to disclose personal information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other PFF website users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. 

This Privacy Policy Was Last Updated On: August 31, 2015

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