How we collect information about you
Information you voluntarily provide
For Kitty’s Sake collects and maintains certain personal information about you when you send us an email or complete any of our online forms, such as when you request information from us, make a donation, subscribe to one of our online newsletters, or fill out an application for adoption, fostering, or volunteering. Such information may include your name, mailing address and email address; it may also include a mobile phone number and any other information collected in the forms. You may be asked to provide credit card information to contribute to For Kitty’s Sake, or purchase anything from For Kitty’s Sake.
forkittyssake.org also collects certain other information that cannot identify you personally when you visit our website. This information includes your IP address and your domain name. forkittyssake.org logs these IP addresses and domain names and aggregates them for system administration and to monitor the use of our site. We use the aggregated information to measure the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site, the number of pages viewed and various other site statistics. This monitoring helps us to provide a more useful and engaging online experience to forkittyssake.org visitors and helps us to improve the quality of our content.
For Kitty’s Sake uses single pixel gifs, also called web beacons, in our emails. Web beacons track behavior such as who has opened an email and when, the IP address, the browser or email type, which links were clicked and other similar information. This allows us to measure the performance of email campaigns, see what actions subscribers took, create reports about email performance, improve the quality of our emails and segment messages for specific audiences.
For Kitty’s Sake uses remarketing with Google Adwords and analytics to display content specific advertisements to visitors that have previously visited our site when those visitors go to other websites that have the Google Display Network implemented. For Kitty’s Sake also uses Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.
For Kitty’s Sake and other third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party and third-party cookies together to inform and serve ads based on a visitor’s past visits to our website.
Ways information about you is used
We may use the information you voluntarily provided to contact you regarding animal-related issues we feel you may be interested in, to keep you updated regarding For Kitty’s Sake’s programs and to extend an invitation to you to support our programs. When we do so, our sole intent is to enlarge our family of informed animal advocates and organizational supporters. Every recipient of our electronic communications can quickly and easily “opt out” of future such communications by following the instructions on any electronic communication we send.
From time to time, we may make such voluntary information, excluding credit card information (which will never be disclosed), available to the For Kitty’s Sake’s affiliate organizations or to sponsors or licensees that provide special programs or services we think you might find interesting or beneficial. For Kitty’s Sake uses very strict standards in determining which reputable companies become sponsors and licensees, to ensure that such organizations are committed to the protection of visitors’ privacy and committed to the goals of For Kitty’s Sake. If your volunteered personal information will be used in any manner other than as stated above, such use shall be specifically posted. If you wish to update or remove your information, or if you do not wish your information to be shared with affiliated third parties, please email us. You may also unsubscribe at any time in every issue of our newsletters.
From time to time, the For Kitty’s Sake may link to other websites not affiliated with For Kitty’s Sake. For Kitty’s Sake attempts to link only to those websites which also respect a visitor’s privacy and the goals of For Kitty’s Sake. However, For Kitty’s Sake cannot be responsible for the content or policies of third-party websites. Please check with these third-party organizations or companies for their specific privacy policies. If you find inoperable links or are concerned about any of the sites that For Kitty’s Sake currently links to, please inform For Kitty’s Sake by emailing us .
For Kitty’s Sake uses generally accepted, industry-standard security systems, software and encryption technologies—Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)—for the secure transfer of personal and financial data and to protect against unauthorized access to For Kitty’s Sake’s servers, equipment and other components of our online presence. This includes using industry-standard security systems to protect credit card processing information. Our web servers are stored off-site at multiple, physically secure facilities with limited access.
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