Last Modified: June 4, 2021
What Information We Collect
When you visit the Sites, CHILD BRIDGE and its service providers may collect personal information that you provide, such as your name, address, email address, and payment information. “Personal Information” is information that identifies you as an individual or relates to an identifiable person.
In addition, CHILD BRIDGE and its service providers may use a variety of techniques to gather other information about your use of the Sites, including, among other things, your IP address, browser type, mobile device type, content visited while on the Sites, and the duration of your visit to the Sites. “Other Information” is any information that does not reveal your specific identity or does not directly relate to an individual.
How We Collect Information
CHILD BRIDGE and its services providers may collect Personal Information that you provide while using the Sites, either directly or through other user actions, including, without limitation, any Personal Information provided or otherwise obtained while the Sites web pages are open. For instance, CHILD BRIDGE may gather information when you fill out forms on the Sites, including, for example, e-newsletter, sign-up forms, donation forms, surveys and or other alerts. We may also use analytics that enable us to obtain your Personal Information based on your use of the Sites, including, for example, your clicks on Sites pages and page elements as well as information entered into the Sites’ html form fields, regardless of whether the form is submitted. We may supplement the information we collect from you with information we collect from and about you from other online and offline sources, such as public databases, social media platforms and from people with whom you are friends or otherwise connected on social media platforms. For example, if you choose to connect your social media account to your Site account, certain Personal Information from your social media account will be shared with us. This may include Personal Information that is part of your profile or your friends’ profiles.
We and our service providers may collect Other Information in a variety of ways, including:
How We Use Collected Information
CHILD BRIDGE may use your Personal Information:
Your Personal Information may be disclosed:
We may also use and disclose your Personal Information as we believe to be necessary or appropriate: (a) under applicable law, including laws outside your country of residence; (b) to comply with legal process; (c) to respond to requests from public and government authorities, including public and government authorities outside your country of residence; (d) to enforce our terms and conditions; (e) to protect our operations or those of any of our affiliates; (f) to protect our rights, privacy, safety or property, and/or that of our affiliates, you, or others; and (g) to allow us to pursue available remedies or limit the damages that we may sustain.
We may use and disclose other information for any purpose, except where we are required to do otherwise under applicable law. If we are required to treat other information as Personal Information under applicable law, then we may use it for all the purposes for which we use and disclose Personal Information. In some instances, we may combine Other Information with Personal Information. If we do, we will treat the combined information as Personal Information as long as it is combined.
How Can You Control Collection of Your Information?
Please note, however, that if you choose to reject or erase cookies, your ability to navigate the Sites may be limited. Further, in the event you choose not to share information, CHILD BRIDGE will be unable to respond to your request for CHILD BRIDGE information, enter you in any sweepstakes or contests, facilitate your action via CHILD BRIDGE's Action Network, or send online postcards.
If you would like to request that CHILD BRIDGE not share your Personal Information with our third-party partners and service providers for their marketing purposes, please call 1-406-2-FOSTER and ask that the representative mark your record as “No Exchange.”
Finally, if you would like to modify Personal Information when creating or administering a fundraiser, please manage your profile by visiting https://www.classy.org/.
How Can You Stop Receiving Communications from CHILD BRIDGE?
If you would like to opt out of receiving content from CHILD BRIDGE, you can:
Does CHILD BRIDGE Collect Information from Children?
CHILD BRIDGE does not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13. The Sites are not directed at children under the age of 13. In the event that CHILD BRIDGE learns that it has collected personal information from a child under age 13 without parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have collected any personal information from a child under 13, please contact us at the number or email address directly above.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information about our disclosure of your personal information to third parties for those parties’ own direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send a letter to:
PO BOX 310
Bigfork, Montana 59911
CHILD BRIDGE is committed to ensuring that any personal information we collect is secure. We have procedures and technology in place to safeguard and secure the information we collect. Records containing personal information are stored at secure facilities. CHILD BRIDGE employees are provided training on how to treat your data securely. Our websites use standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private. All online donation transactions are handled by Payment Card Industry (PCI)-compliant vendors. PCI refers to the technical and operational standards that businesses must follow to ensure that credit card data provided by cardholders is protected. These security standards are in place for CHILD BRIDGE to protect your information.
The Sites are controlled and operated by us from the United States and are not intended to subject us to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country, or territory other than that of the United States. Your Personal Information may be stored and processed in any country where we have facilities or in which we engage service providers, and, by using the Sites, you consent to the transfer of information to countries outside of your country of residence, including the United States, which may have different data protection rules than those of your country.
CHILD BRIDGE, Inc.
PO BOX 310
Bigfork, Montana 59911