YMCA OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA
Information Collection and Use
Joining Online, Program Registration and Online Donations
In order to use some of the features on this website, including online program registration, membership, and donations, visitors must submit billing and contact information. This information is used solely by the YMCA of WNC and its designated assigns for processing donations, membership dues, or program dues. The YMCA of WNC is the sole owner of the information and will not sell, share, or rent this information to outside parties.
The YMCA of WNC may send mailings, emails or other means of communication to donors, members and program participants. You may opt out of these communications by sending a request to our marketing department to be removed from future communications. To do so, please contact [email protected].
The YMCA of WNC uses IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the website, track visitor interests, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use for reporting. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the YMCA of WNC disclaims any responsibility for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our visitors to be aware of this when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by our website.
The YMCA of WNC registration process protects members’ and registrants’ credit card and personal information using a secure transmission via SSL. Precautions are taken to protect any information provided. Security measures are in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. All data transmissions are encrypted. Access to individual information is password protected and restricted to authorized personnel.
Notification of Changes
Children and Parents
If you are 17 years of age or younger, you must ask your parents for permission before providing any information to the YMCA of WNC.
Parents, we hope that you and your child(ren) enjoy our website. In communicating directly with minors over the internet, we recognize the unique issues raised regarding the protection of your child’s privacy. We recommend that you caution your children to scrutinize sources and to check with you before revealing any personal information. If you believe we have information from or about a child without parental consent, please contact us at [email protected].