The NetWish.org website is intended to serve as a tool to inform our public constituency about our organization, activies, programs, and services. We value the support that the public provides for the mission of NetWish.org by visiting our website and telling others about it. In the course of providing this online service, information is exchanged between the web servers, online users, and their browsers. In some places on this site you may be asked to list your name, address, and other information if you wish to participate in or apply for available financial aid. Our policy with regards to your personal information is listed below.
If you visit our site to read or download information, we may collect and store the following general information in order to analyze trends, gather broad demographic information, and monitor site traffic patterns that can help us further develop and improve the design and functionality of our site: your computer's IP address, browser type, and operating system, the date and time you access our site, the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site, the search terms used in connecting to our site, and the various pages that you visit while on our site. NetWish.org will not use disseminate this information to the general public.
Personally Identifiable Information:
NetWish.org will not collect any personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, email address, credit card or other information, unless we explicitly request the information and you choose to provide it. If such information is collected, it may be shared within our organization for the purposes of responding to any comments, questions or financial aid requests you submit and to provide any follow-up information about our organization. It also may be shared with an outside organization only to fulfill any request you have made to us, such as paying bills for you. Otherwise, we will not sell, rent, share or disclose personally identifiable information with any commercial entities, marketing firms or non-profit entities.
NetWish.org does not enable cookies or use other software or hardware techniques to collect personally identifiable information on visitors to our site without their knowledge. However, please be aware that our online partners who provide certain features related to the web site are not maintained by NetWish.org and may employ different privacy policies regarding cookies and other software and hardware techniques.
Publicly Sharing Your Comments:
NetWish.org often receives information from website visitors who have successfully participated in our programs and/or used our resources. In certain instances, we would like to publicly share the comments and stories we receive by posting this information on our website. We will not, however, publicly share ANY information we receive on our website without first receiving the express consent of the individual who submitted the information. Furthermore, we will not post information in any way that specifically identifies the sender of that information unless the sender approves it.
Other Security Measures:
We want to provide our supporters with a secure experience whether they are browsing for information or requesting a donation. Please note transmissions made via the Internet are not absolutely secure.