Privacy Policy

CHA Animal Shelter is committed to respecting your right to privacy. You can visit CHA Animal Shelter’s website without telling us who you are or revealing any identifying information about yourself. However, because our website includes areas in which visitors can provide personally identifying information, we have developed this privacy policy to inform you of our policies and practices regarding information we collect about you.

This privacy policy relates to the URL http://www.chaanimalshelter.org. This website is operated by CHA Animal Shelter for the benefit of its members and other visitors interested in helping animals. CHA Animal Shelter reserves the right to modify or amend this privacy policy at any time and for any reason. Any changes to this privacy policy will be  posted to this website and your continued use of the site indicates your acceptance of the currently posted policy.

How We Collect Information About You

CHA Animal Shelter collects and maintains certain personal information about you when you send us an e-mail or complete any of our online forms, such as when you make a donation, subscribe to our online newsletter, apply to adopt an animal and/or become a member. Such information may include your name, mailing address, and e-mail address. You may be asked to provide credit card information to make a gift or become a member of CHA Animal Shelter.  All credit card payments made through the CHA website are processed by a third party (currently Paypal) and are subject to the terms and privacy policy of that third party.

Ways Information About You Is Used
We may use the information you voluntarily provided to contact you regarding animal-related issues or events we feel you may be interested in, to keep you updated regarding CHA Animal Shelter programs, and/or to extend an invitation to you to support our programs. Every recipient of our electronic communications can quickly and easily “opt out” of future communications by following the instructions on any electronic communication we provide.

Other

The website includes links to other sites not affiliated with CHA Animal Shelter. We attempt to link only to those websites which also respect a visitor’s privacy. However, CHA Animal Shelter cannot be responsible for the content or policies of third-party web sites. 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 to which CHA Animal Shelter currently links, please inform us by contacting: adopt@chaanimalshelter.org.

Security

CHA Animal Shelter uses generally accepted, industry-standard security tools to protect against unauthorized access to CHA Animal Shelter servers, equipment, and other components of our online presence. This includes using third-party vendors with industry-standard security systems to protect credit card processing information.

Contacting CHA Animal Shelter

If you would like to contact CHA Animal Shelter with questions about this privacy policy, please e-mail us at adopt@chaanimalshelter.org.