CONTACT THE WEBSITE
The website is the responsibility of Dragonfly. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of the website, or your dealings with the website, you can contact us by email at<a href=”[email protected]ragonfly.org”>[email protected]</a>, or by U.S. Mail at The Dragonfly Foundation, 9275 Governors Way, Mason, Ohio 45040. You can reach us by phone at 513-494-6474.
WHAT KIND OF PERSONAL INFORMATION DOES DRAGONFLY COLLECT
The privacy and security of your information is important to us. We give you the option of signing up to receive updates and news by email, text, phone and/or regular mail. If you choose to register with us, we require you to give us your email address. In addition, the website collects contact information in connection with
- Donations to Dragonfly;
- Communications with Dragonfly
- Registering as a Dragonfly family or volunteer. We take care to protect the online data you submit to us when using the website and store such information in a secure database. Additionally, some information about your server address, web browser, and computer system are automatically transmitted to our web servers so that we can operate and improve the website. For example, we track the number of people who view each page, the order in which pages are viewed, and other information to learn which features are the most popular and to refine our design and marketing efforts. We collect and store such information on an aggregated (collected) basis. As part of the website operation, we reserve the right to collect automatically and track:
- The home server, IP addresses and domain names, email addresses, type of computer, and type of web browser you are using while you visit the website;
- Information regarding what pages of the Dragonfly website you choose to access; and
- Other information volunteered by you at the website.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
- Email SignUp: When you provide us with your email address we will use that information to contact you by email about news and event opportunities.
- Aggregated Uses of Information: o IP addresses are used to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the website. In addition, your IP address is used to gather broad demographic information. o Demographic and profile data are used only for personalized content and statistical information and are not shared with other companies except in ways that do not personally identify our users. We use this data to tailor the visitor’s experience at the website, showing you content that we think you might be interested in, and displaying the content according to your preferences. In all cases, users may opt out of receiving future mailings. Please see the “OptingOut” section below for more information.
DRAGONFLY WILL NOT SHARE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS WITH ANYONE ELSE. PUBLIC MESSAGE BOARDS AND FORUMS
The website may, in the future, make support chat rooms, forums, message boards, or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
The security of all personally identifying information associated with our users is of great concern to us. Although “perfect security” does not exist in any process online, the website has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Please be assured that we are constantly reviewing our security processes to keep up to date with the absolute highest levels of security encryption and service.
The website provides users the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about the visitor. At your request, we shall remove all of your information from our database. You can send your request by email to [email protected], or by phone or U.S. Mail, in order to unsubscribe from any and all email lists.
REQUESTING TO SEE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may request via email, U.S. Mail or telephone that we provide you with the personal information we have concerning you. Once you receive this information, you may request that we modify or remove any of your personal information. We reserve the right to verify your identity before sending you this information.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The website contains links to other websites. Dragonfly is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. Occasionally, you may receive cookies from third party advertisers, partners and vendors. We do not control these cookies.
ACCESS TO CHILDREN
There are no features of the website directed to children under the age of 13. No one under 18 may register with Dragonfly, or use any of the services available on the website. Although Dragonfly and sites that it powers are not currently directed to children under the age of 13, any forthcoming sites that interact with children under 13 will always obtain parental consent prior to collecting personal information. Such sites will also provide parents with access to information collected about their child and the opportunity to opt out of future collection and have us delete such information. Without prior parental consent, Dragonfly will use a child’s online information only to respond directly to the child’s request and will not use it for other purposes without prior parental consent. Dragonfly strongly encourages parents and guardians to supervise their children’s online activities and to consider using parental control and/or monitoring tools available from online services and software manufacturers to help provide a childfriendly online environment. These tools also can prevent children from disclosing online their name, address, and other personally identifiable information without parental permission. Products and services for sale are intended for purchase by adults. By making a purchase on the website, you agree that you are at least 13 years of age. Dragonfly and websites that it powers will… NOT collect personally identifiable offline contact information from children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent. NOT distribute to third parties any personally identifiable information with respect to children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent. NOT give the ability to post publicly or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information with respect to children under the age of 13 without prior parental consent. NOT entice children under the age of 13 by the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity, to divulge more information than is needed to participate in the activity.
Things you do and information you provide. We collect the content and other information you provide when you use our Services, including when you sign up for an account, create or share, and message or communicate with others. This can include information in or about the content you provide, such as the location of a photo or the date a file was created. We also collect information about how you use our Services, such as the types of content you view or engage with or the frequency and duration of your activities.
Things others do and information they provide. We also collect content and information that other people provide when they use our Services, including information about you, such as when they share a photo of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync or import your contact information.
Your networks and connections. We collect information about the people and groups you are connected to and how you interact with them, such as the people you communicate with the most or the groups you like to share with. We also collect contact information you provide if you upload, sync or import this information (such as an address book) from a device.
Information about payments. If you use our Services for purchases or financial transactions (like when you buy something on Facebook, make a purchase in a game, or make a donation), we collect information about the purchase or transaction. This includes your payment information, such as your credit or debit card number and other card information, and other account and authentication information, as well as billing, shipping and contact details.
Device information. We collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you install or access our Services, depending on the permissions you’ve granted. We may associate the information we collect from your different devices, which helps us provide consistent Services across your devices. Here are some examples of the information we collect:
Attributes such as the operating system, hardware version, device settings, file and software names and types, battery and signal strength, and device identifiers.
Device locations, including specific geographic locations, such as through GPS, Bluetooth, or WiFi signals.
Connection information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, browser type, language and time zone, mobile phone number and IP address.
Information from websites and apps that use our Services. We collect information when you visit or use third-party websites and apps that use our Services (like when they offer our Like button or Facebook Log In or use our measurement and advertising services). This includes information about the websites and apps you visit, your use of our Services on those websites and apps, as well as information the developer or publisher of the app or website provides to you or us.
Information from third-party partners. We receive information about you and your activities on and off Facebook from third-party partners, such as information from a partner when we jointly offer services or from an advertiser about your experiences or interactions with them.
Facebook companies. We receive information about you from companies that are owned or operated by Facebook, in accordance with their terms and policies. Learn moreabout these companies and their privacy policies.
Provide, improve and develop Services. We are able to deliver our Services, personalize content, and make suggestions for you by using this information to understand how you use and interact with our Services and the people or things you’re connected to and interested in on and off our Services.We also use information we have to provide shortcuts and suggestions to you. For example, we are able to suggest that your friend tag you in a picture by comparing your friend’s pictures to information we’ve put together from your profile pictures and the other photos in which you’ve been tagged. If this feature is enabled for you, you can control whether we suggest that another user tag you in a photo using the “Timeline and Tagging” settings.When we have location information, we use it to tailor our Services for you and others, like helping you to check-in and find local events or offers in your area or tell your friends that you are nearby.We conduct surveys and research, test features in development, and analyze the information we have to evaluate and improve products and services, develop new products or features, and conduct audits and troubleshooting activities.
Communicate with you. We use your information to send you marketing communications, communicate with you about our Services and let you know about our policies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.
Show and measure ads and services. We use the information we have to improve our advertising and measurement systems so we can show you relevant ads on and off our Services and measure the effectiveness and reach of ads and services. Learn more about advertising on our Services and how you can control how information about you is used to personalize the ads you see.
Promote safety and security. We use the information we have to help verify accounts and activity, and to promote safety and security on and off of our Services, such as by investigating suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies. We work hard to protect your account using teams of engineers, automated systems, and advanced technology such as encryption and machine learning. We also offer easy-to-use security tools that add an extra layer of security to your account. For more information about promoting safety on Facebook, visit the Facebook Security Help Center.
People you share and communicate with.When you share and communicate using our Services, you choose the audience who can see what you share. For example, when you post on Facebook, you select the audience for the post, such as a customized group of individuals, all of your Friends, or members of a Group. Likewise, when you use Messenger, you also choose the people you send photos to or message.Public information is any information you share with a public audience, as well as information in your Public Profile, or content you share on a Facebook Page or another public forum. Public information is available to anyone on or off our Services and can be seen or accessed through online search engines, APIs, and offline media, such as on TV.In some cases, people you share and communicate with may download or re-share this content with others on and off our Services. When you comment on another person’s post or like their content on Facebook, that person decides the audience who can see your comment or like. If their audience is public, your comment will also be public.
People that see content others share about you. Other people may use our Services to share content about you with the audience they choose. For example, people may share a photo of you, mention or tag you at a location in a post, or share information about you that you shared with them. If you have concerns with someone’s post, social reporting is a way for people to quickly and easily ask for help from someone they trust. Learn More.
Apps, websites and third-party integrations on or using our Services. When you use third-party apps, websites or other services that use, or are integrated with, our Services, they may receive information about what you post or share. For example, when you play a game with your Facebook friends or use the Facebook Comment or Share button on a website, the game developer or website may get information about your activities in the game or receive a comment or link that you share from their website on Facebook. In addition, when you download or use such third-party services, they can access your Public Profile, which includes your username or user ID, your age range and country/language, your list of friends, as well as any information that you share with them. Information collected by these apps, websites or integrated services is subject to their own terms and policies.Learn more about how you can control the information about you that you or others share with these apps and websites.
Sharing within Facebook companies. We share information we have about you within the family of companies that are part of Facebook. Learn more about our companies.
New owner. If the ownership or control of all or part of our Services or their assets changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner.
Advertising, Measurement and Analytics Services (Non-Personally Identifiable Information Only). We want our advertising to be as relevant and interesting as the other information you find on our Services. With this in mind, we use all of the information we have about you to show you relevant ads. We do not share information that personally identifies you (personally identifiable information is information like name or email address that can by itself be used to contact you or identifies who you are) with advertising, measurement or analytics partners unless you give us permission. We may provide these partners with information about the reach and effectiveness of their advertising without providing information that personally identifies you, or if we have aggregated the information so that it does not personally identify you. For example, we may tell an advertiser how its ads performed, or how many people viewed their ads or installed an app after seeing an ad, or provide non-personally identifying demographic information (such as 25 year old female, in Madrid, who likes software engineering) to these partners to help them understand their audience or customers, but only after the advertiser has agreed to abide by our advertiser guidelines.Please review your advertising preferences to understand why you’re seeing a particular ad on Facebook. You can adjust your ad preferences if you want to control and manage your ad experience on Facebook.
Vendors, service providers and other partners. We transfer information to vendors, service providers, and other partners who globally support our business, such as providing technical infrastructure services, analyzing how our Services are used, measuring the effectiveness of ads and services, providing customer service, facilitating payments, or conducting academic research and surveys. These partners must adhere to strict confidentiality obligations in a way that is consistent with this Data Policy and the agreements we enter into with them.
Please contact Facebook, Inc. online or by mail at:
1601 Willow Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
The data controller responsible for your information is Facebook Ireland Ltd., which you can contact online or by mail at:
Facebook Ireland Ltd.
4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour
Dublin 2, Ireland