RMHC Manitoba Privacy Policy

At Ronald McDonald House Charities® Manitoba ("RMHCMB"), we are committed to maintaining the privacy, accuracy and security of your personal information. We have developed this website privacy policy to describe our privacy policies and practices and to provide you with information about how we collect, use and disclose the personal information of the individuals who visit this website (the "Site") or use the services we offer thorough this Site ("Services").

Please take a minute to read this policy so that you understand how we treat your personal information. If you are unsure if or how this privacy policy applies to you, please contact us at info@rmhmanitoba.org to request more information.

You must be 13 years of age or older to subscribe to the Site and Services. WHILE THE SITE AND SERVICES ARE DESIGNED FOR USE BY INDIVIDUALS UNDER THE AGE OF 18, THOSE INDIVIDUALS MAY ONLY DO SO WITH THE CONSENT, INVOLVEMENT, SUPERVISION AND PERMISSION OF A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN WHO IS OF THE AGE OF MAJORITY OR OLDER. If you permit your child to use the Site or Services, we ask that you review this Privacy Policy with your child prior to such use, and discuss with them the importance of the information contained herein.

What is Personal Information?

For the purposes of this privacy policy, we consider personal information to be any information that describes you as an identifiable individual, other than your business title or business contact information when used or disclosed for the purpose of business communications.

For example, personal information includes your name, age, e-mail address, preferences (such as asking to receive our emails or special offers), usage habits (including how and when you use the Site and the Services) and, where applicable, payment details. Personal information may also include your child's information in the event that you consent to permit your child to use the Site and Services.

What Personal Information Do We Collect?

You can visit the Site without directly telling us who you are. However, it is important to note that our web server collects information related to your visit to the Site or the Services, including the IP address and domain used to access the Site or the Services, the type and version of your browser, the website you came from to access the Site or the Services, the page you entered and exited at, any pages that are viewed by that IP address and the country from which you accessed the site.

We use this information to monitor the performance of the Site and the Services (such as number of visits, average time spent per page, number of page views), to determine interest in the Site and Services, and for business purposes, such as working to continually upgrade the Site and Services to meet consumer needs.

In addition, we may collect the personal information that you submit to us, such as your name, address and any other contact or other information that you choose to provide by:

Your personal information may also be collected when you participate in surveys or polls, or respond to special offers, give-aways or promotions on the Site. In addition, the Site may store your electronic chat and other communications, which are necessarily incidental to the transmission and delivery of those communications and to prevent misuse of our Site and Services.

Other, more fulsome information, such as your account status and choice of Services and preferences is created and maintained by the Site and through our third party providers (each with their own privacy policies) in the normal course of providing Services to our members/subscribers and other users. This includes the tracking of time spent within the Services.

This information is collected and aggregated with the information of other users in order to gain an understanding of the usage habits and preferences of our members/subscribers and to assist us with the selection and adjustment of future content and features for the Services.

Aggregated information is also shared with select third party providers who are fundamental to the success of the Services, including content providers, in order for RMHCMB to provide feedback regarding the success of the content and features offered within the Services. This information is aggregated across all members/subscribers in order to protect the usage habits of individual members/subscribers.

Why Do We Collect, Use, and Disclose Personal Information?