CCMCentral (“we”) has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to users’ privacy. This privacy policy describes the information we collect on the CCMCentral website (the “website”) and what we do with that information.

Who we are

Our website address is: https://ccmcentral.com. By using the website, you agree to the terms of the privacy policy. We reserve the right to change the privacy policy from time to time. If we change the privacy policy, we will post the changes on this page so you are always informed about what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. Your continued use of the website after a change has been posted will constitute your agreement to such change in the privacy policy. This policy was last updated on 05/25/2018.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

You may contact us via an online contact form. The required information fields are:

Name
Email address
Subject
Message

The transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us electronically and transmission of such data is therefore entirely at your own risk.

Email List

We use a Constant Contact sign-up form to collect emails of users who voluntarily register for our newsletter and listserv.

Constant Contact (Constant Contact, Inc.) is an email marketing service provided by Constant Contact, Inc (“Constant Contact”). Constant Contact utilizes the data collected to offer and improve its products and services, provide technical support, improve advertising, and analyze trends and statistics. Personal data collected: Contact lists and content, cookies, and usage data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy

Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are downloaded by a browser when a site is visited. Cookies are returned to an originating site and/or third party site on subsequent visits. Cookies may serve several functions, including remembering user preferences, visited pages, time and dates, and other metrics. We use persistent and session cookies on this website. Our cookies are anonymous, containing no information that can identify you personally.

For further information regarding cookies, please see www.allaboutcookies.org, or www.aboutcookies.org.

The website utilizes cookies for the following purposes: Analytics, SPAM protection, Displaying content from external platforms.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to monitor and analyze web traffic and keep track of User behavior to help us create a more useful and easy to use the Site.

Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out

Displaying content from external platforms
This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Site and interact with them. This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

Google Fonts (Google Inc.)
Google Fonts is a typeface visualization service provided by Google Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages. Personal Data collected: Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy

SPAM protection
This type of service analyzes the traffic of this Application, potentially containing Users’ Personal Data, with the purpose of filtering it from parts of traffic, messages and content that are recognized as SPAM.

Akismet (Automattic Inc.)
Akismet is a SPAM protection service provided by Automattic Inc. Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Users are not required to provide CCMCentral with any personally identifiable information. CCMCentral does not obtain personally identifying information about visitors to our website unless users choose to provide such information. CCMCentral receives personal information (such as name, e-mail, address, etc.) only from users who specifically and knowingly choose to provide such information by using the contact form or leaving comments.

We will never sell, use, disclose or share your name or personally identifiable information (such as email address) with any party other than CCMCentral. We will only use your email address to contact you on behalf of CCMCentral.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Contact information

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the practices of the website, or your dealings with the website, you may contact us at:

MCSP
1776 Massachusetts Avenue,
NW Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
ccmcentral@mcsprogram.org