Content and Information
All Content is the responsibility of the Content provider, and we are not responsible or liable for the Content provided by others. Some Content may be protected by intellectual property rights owned by others who provide Content to us. Unless we permit you in writing, you may not copy, sell, trade, use or allow others to use the Content.
You are responsible for the information that you provide to us about yourself (“Information”) and for the consequences of providing us with that Information.
What Information we gather
You decide how much of your Information you disclose to us and to the independent entities Constant Contact, Yahoo! or PayPal (“Affiliates”) who collect information on our behalf.
If you want to receive email updates about the Festival (“Updates”), you will provide to Constant Contact your name, e-mail address, and zip code (“Subscriber Information”). The Constant Contact policy regarding this Subscriber Information is at
http://ui.constantcontact.com/roving/CCPrivacyPolicy.jsp. Constant Contact will not provide the Subscriber Information to us, but may provide us with demographic statistics about those who opt in to receive Updates.
You are responsible for the accuracy of the Information that you provide. You may correct and update your Information at any time by contacting us or, as appropriate, our Affiliates. We periodically audit the Information that we receive and will remove information that is incomplete or which you have informed us is inaccurate.
We may gather and archive basic Website logging statistics showing the daily number of visitors to our Website and its subdirectories, daily requests for particular files, originating server locations and server or browser domain names. We use these aggregated statistics internally to provide better services, but we may also provide these statistics to others.
What Information we do not gather
We do not gather non-public personal information such as your Social Security number or any other information that could be used to determine credit- or employment-worthiness.
Where we and our Affiliates gather Information
We and our Affiliates gather Information from you in plainly-marked areas of our Website. For example, we request Information from you when you:
- Sign up for Updates from us.
- Place an order for Festival merchandise.
- Donate to the Festival.
How we use Information
We may use Information to:
- Help us to know our visitors.
- Enable us to enhance your Website visit, and to improve and customize the content and layout of our Website and other communications tools.
- Track usage of the Website.
- Send to you Updates to which you have subscribed.
How we share Information
We do not sell, share or trade your Information to third parties. We may share Information with sponsors in the form of non-personalized, demographic information. Our Affiliates may share Information, subject to their own privacy policies.
If we or our Affiliates are required by law enforcement or judicial authorities to provide Information, we or our Affiliates will do so to the extent that we determine disclosure is appropriate. We or our Affiliates may also provide Information as necessary to protect the personal safety of the public.
How we store and send Information
We maintain security procedures and standards for storing and sending Information which we believe are as safe as today’s technology permits. We test these procedures and modify them regularly as new technologies become feasible.
If you do not want to receive Updates, Yahoo! Marketing, or Future Solicitations, you can opt out in several ways:
- Click on the opt-out link provided in an Update.
- Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org requesting that you name be removed from future Updates, Yahoo! Marketing or Future Solicitations.
Write us at 1250 H Street, NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005, requesting that you name be removed from future Updates, Yahoo! Marketing or Future Solicitations.
The Website may contain hyperlinks to other websites, content or resources (collectively, “Other Sites”). Other Sites may gather information about you when you view them. We cannot control their collection of information and suggest that you review Other Sites’ privacy policies before providing them with your personal information.