We care about your privacy, and we take great care to safeguard your personal information. We never condition your participation in an activity on disclosing more personal information than is reasonably necessary to participate in that activity. All personally identifiable information we do collect can only be accessed by authorized CBH Ministries staff, including programmers and writers, and only those people who require access may see this information. We preserve the confidentiality, security, and integrity of that information. We will notify you of the use of all personal information, and we will not share this information with any third parties without your prior informed consent.
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
Names and e-mails may be collected on various pages on our website. Various optional demographic information such as zip code, city, state, and country may be collected. Please see below for specifics.
Children under the age of 14, please ask your parent or guardian's permission, before filling out any of our forms. It is unlawful to collect information about children 13 years or younger, and we are doing our best to avoid those situations. Each contact form on our website, where information is collected, will be accompanied with a disclaimer.
HOW IS THAT INFORMATION USED?
None of the information collected will be disclosed to a third party unless we first receive consent. The purpose of most information we collect is to identify the user in a unique way. The exception to this is that if in order to comply with the law or a request by a law enforcement agency, we may release any and all collected information to the proper authorities.
YOUR RIGHTS OF PRIVACY
Users may ask us to delete any and all information we have about them. If you would like to do that, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and e-mail address you want deleted.
A parent may ask us to delete any and all information we collect on a child age 13 or under. If you would like to do this, please e-mail us at email@example.com with the child's name and e-mail address.
Our message boards are a public arena that requires registration in order to post messages. A name and valid e-mail is required. If the user is a child age 13 or under, we collect and verify the parent's email address.
In various areas of our site, we ask kids for submissions of stories, artwork, and other material. For all submissions that we would like to use, we will obtain permission before it is publicly posted. If the user is a child age 13 or under, we will get written consent by a parent/guardian. Names and any personal information will not be kept or used except for the purposes of identifying the submission.
CBH Ministries may post a question or offer a story or statement on the site that allows the user to respond by e-mail. All e-mails will be answered and any e-mail addresses will not be kept or used except for the purpose of tracking e-mail history. For any feedback, we may post given responses with first names, ages and general geographic locations. For posting of any feedback with personally identifiable information, we will obtain permission from the user, or from a parent or guardian if that user is a child age 13 or under.
POLLS & SURVEYS
CBH Ministries may have polls and surveys on our site. Any personal identifiable information we collect will only be used internally by CBH for demographic and statistical purposes.
CBH provides a variety of newsletters that are available daily, weekly, or periodically. We only collect an e-mail address and demographic information. If the user is a child age 13 or under, we will notify the parents or what they signed up for and allow them to bar access from their child receiving the given newsletter.
For any contests on our website, a first name, e-mail address, age and/or other information may be collected. This information will only be used for the purposes of uniquely identifying the person entering the contest and will not be used to solicit any information or be sold in any way, shape or form. We will delete this personal information after the given contest closes.
CBH Ministries utilizes a software technology called 'Cookies' that helps us track non-personal, aggregate data about who visits our site. This helps us keep track of the number of visitors to our site and allows us to gauge the areas that are of the most interest to our members. Also, it allows users to not have to enter information every time they want to access certain areas of our site. By using cookies, we cannot access any other part of your computer or hard drive nor will they in any way damage or harm your computer.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
CBHMinistries.org may provide links to other websites and we will do our utmost to ensure that these sites meet our standards for moral excellence. However, we cannot control the content or advertisers contained in these sites. We encourage children to ask their parents' permission before they download materials or give out any information on other websites. We encourage parents to become actively involved in the sites that their children visit, to monitor their children's time there, and to check other sites' privacy policies as well.
CBH Ministries advertises Down Gilead Lane, Keys for Kids and other products sold by CBH throughout our website. In each case, the purpose of these advertisements is to build excitement for the products, which may be acquired in our store. At no time will a user's participation in any activity on our website depend on purchases made in our store.
QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS
Should you have any more questions or concerns regarding our privacy protection for the CBH Ministries website, pleaseclick here to Contact Us