The security of our site is managed on multiple levels, including physical, network, host, software, and user account security. NSCF maintains internal security policies and procedures in support of its ongoing operations. Access to resources is granted only to those who reasonably require access, based on their responsibilities. Additionally, NSCF regularly undergoes PCI (Payment Card Industry) Compliance security reviews, including scanning for vulnerabilities and compliance on an ongoing basis to ensure PCI Security Standards. Any vulnerabilities discovered are addressed immediately.
Personal Information Collection
NSCF may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:
- Information about the use of this website
- Information that is provided for the purpose of registering with the website
- Information about transactions carried out over this website
- Information provided for the purpose of subscribing to website or communication services
- Any other information that you send to NSCF
Using Personal Information
NSCF may use your personal information to:
- Administer the website
- Collect contributions through NSCF’s secure, encrypted donation system
- Send marketing communications
Where NSCF discloses your personal information to its agents for donation purposes, the agent in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement. In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, NSCF may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.
We maintain reasonable security procedures to help protect against loss, misuse or unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the information you provide through our Website. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or stored on a server can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personal information. Accordingly, we assume no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third party access or other acts of third parties, or acts or omissions beyond our reasonable control. Information relating to electronic transactions entered into via this website will be protected by Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software.
Links to Other Websites
Occasionally there are links to other websites on NSCF’s websites. We are not responsible for the privacy and security practices of other websites.