If you have questions about this policy, we encourage you to talk to us by using our Contact Us form.
If you become a member and/or purchase items from the site, you will be asked to register for a login and password and/or to provide information on various forms. Unique identifiers, such as logins and passwords, are collected to verify your identity and for use as account numbers in our records system. Your contact information may be used to contact you when necessary for customer service reasons. Financial information collected is used exclusively to bill you for the service or product that you specifically requested.
Browser information collected on our websites:
As with any website operator, KC Healthy Kids analyzes its website logs to constantly improve our website and tailor them to the needs of our visitors. We use a third-party service to provide real-time reporting of browser accesses to our site to us and our authorized agents. We do not use this service to gather, request, record, require, collect, or track any Internet users' personally identifiable information.
Resale or disclosure of information to third parties:
We do not share or otherwise disclose any personal information, including your name, address, or email addresses with other organizations. Only KC Healthy Kids staff and our authorized agents have access to personally identifiable information provided by visitors to our site.
Privacy of our email lists:
KC Healthy Kids maintains several email lists to keep email subscribers informed about recent publications and the latest developments in childhood obesity. Individuals who provide optional information may also receive materials by mail or fax and/or be contacted by telephone. We do not share the email addresses with anyone outside of the KC Healthy Kids staff or its authorized agents. We configure our email software to refuse to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone but authorized Foundation staff and agents. Only staff and our authorized agents have access to personally identifiable information provided by visitors to our site.
Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying FTC regulation establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children.
It is possible that by fraud or deception, we may receive information pertaining to children. If we are notified of this, as soon as we verify the notification, we will immediately obtain parental consent or otherwise delete the information from our servers. If you want to notify us of our receipt of information by children, please tell us by using our Contact Us form.
Confidentiality and security of personal information:
Except as otherwise provided in this policy, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to keep your personal information private and will not share it with unauthorized third parties, unless such disclosure is necessary to: (a) comply with a court order or other legal process; (b) protect our rights or property; or (c) enforce this policy. Your personal information is stored to enforce this policy. Furthermore, your personal information is stored on servers that are generally not accessible by third parties.
THE SITE CONTAINS SECURED AND NON-SECURED SECTIONS. INHERENT IN THE USE OF THE INTERNET AND INTERNET-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES, THERE IS SOME RISK OF DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU SUPPLY. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND YOUR ENTRY OF INFORMATION IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE HARTWIG LEGACY FOUNDATION (dba KC HEALTHY KIDS) AND ITS AUTHORIZED AGENTS CANNOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE OR INJURY THAT YOU MAY INCUR OR THAT MAY RESULT FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR THE INTERCEPTION OF INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INFORMATION, BY A THIRD PARTY.