Privacy Policy

Jackson County Community Children’s Services Fund (Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County) General Privacy Policy and Terms of Use 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County strongly believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information gathered through all of our communication channels, as well as from visitors to our Website. The protection of your privacy is of great importance to us. We have created this privacy policy to communicate our practices regarding the collection and dissemination of personal information that you provide to us and that can be linked to a specific individual or entity, such as a name, postal address, telephone number(s), email address, or any other information, provided to us by our funded partners, supporters, and Website visitors (hereinafter “Personal Information”), as well as certain non-personally identifiable information collected when you visit many of our web pages such as the type of browser you are using (e.g. Internet Explorer or Chrome), the type of operating system you are using, the domain name of your internet service provider, aggregate data about the number of visits to the Site and/or aggregate data about the pages visited (hereinafter “Aggregate Data”). 

This policy also applies to information or data Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County obtains or purchases from other sources. 

This Policy will be posted on our Website at all times and will be updated periodically, so please be sure to reread it from time to time. The most recent date the privacy policy was updated is provided at the top of the page. By submitting your personal information to us, you are agreeing that Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County may use the information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County’s Collection and Use of Personal Information: Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County collects Personal Information supplied to us voluntarily by contracted partners, supporters, volunteers, and visitors to this Website. We may use such voluntarily provided information to improve our understanding of your interests, to improve our services, or to contact you in the future. In order to utilize certain features of our site or receive information from Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County, you may choose to provide Personal Information. If you do submit information to us, we will use that information for the purposes for which it was submitted. We may also use your information in other ways, such as to contact you about Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County activities and/or funding opportunities/fundraising campaigns, to conduct matching on social media, or as otherwise disclosed to you at the point of collection. We may also use your name, postal address and telephone number(s) to contact you offline. We may share your Personal Information with certain nonprofit or commercial organizations so that they may contact you about products, services or offers that we think would be of interest to you. If you do not wish us to contact you offline, receive such mailings or share your information with these organizations, you may opt out by contacting us in accordance with the “Opt Out” Section of this Policy. 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County uses third-party vendors to provide services on this Website and in offline business operations. The information that you submit on this site may be provided to those vendors on a confidential basis so that those vendors can provide services (such as maintaining our database, sending email messages, facilitating our activities, or processing credit card transactions) on our behalf. 

Other than as described in this Privacy Policy, or as may be necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of our organization or others, or as may be necessary to comply with applicable law, Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County will not exchange or sell the Personal Information you provide online. 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County uses the non-personally identifiable Aggregate Data information to improve the design and content of the Site and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County may use the Aggregate Data to analyze Site usage as well as create services to fit your needs. Also, Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County may share this Aggregate Data with other third party vendors. Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County shall own such Aggregate Data and maintain copies of such as part of its records. 

Use of Email Address: When you request assistance from Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County or sign up on our Website, share your story or complete some other data form, you will be asked to supply your email address. Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County does not sell or rent your email address to any third party. Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County will only use your email address to send information (such as grant information, news and events, special programs, and fundraising). 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County complies with those provisions of the CAN- SPAM Act applicable to charitable organizations. All email messages contain a link to unsubscribe from Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County email. You may subscribe or unsubscribe to Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County emails at any time by sending a notice by United States mail to the contact address at the end of this policy. 

Use of “Cookies”: The Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County Website may use “cookies” and similar 

means to collect aggregate statistical information. Aggregate information does not identify any individual person. We may use or disclose aggregate information for any purpose. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and are designed to be read only by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies are also used to recognize visitor preferences, temporarily store session information and past activity at our site in order to provide better service and easier access when individuals return to our site. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this or other Websites you visit, and may not be able to donate to us online. 

Disabling Cookies: To remove cookies from your computer, visit your Internet browser’s “Help” section for information on how to delete cookies. In addition, there are many Websites that provide browser and operating system specific information on how to delete cookies. When thinking about whether you want to delete cookies, you should be aware that some sites require cookies to function properly. After you delete cookies, you may have to re-register with some sites or you may notice difficulty in browsing some sites. 

Warranties: CHILDREN’S SERVICES FUND OF JACKSON COUNTY MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, SUITABILITY, OR SAFETY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITH SPECIFIC DISCLAIMER OF ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL CHILDREN’S SERVICES FUND OF JACKSON COUNTY, ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR ANY OTHER PERSON WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION OR DELIVERY OF THIS WEBSITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE. 

External Links: Links to other Websites do not imply an endorsement of the materials disseminated at those Websites, nor does the existence of a link to another site imply that the organization or person publishing at that site endorses any of the materials at this site. Links to other Websites are provided by Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County as a convenience to its users. Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County is not responsible for the materials contained at any Website linked to this site. If you visit the Websites linked to ours, please consult their privacy policy. Our privacy policies and terms of use apply only to your use of the Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County site and direct interactions 

with us. We do not disclose personally identifiable information to those operating linked sites and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. 

A Special Note About Children: Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County does not knowingly gather any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. You must be 13 years of age or older to access the site. 

Binding Effect/Modification of Policy and Terms: By accessing the Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County Website, you agree that the terms, combined with your act of using the Website and/or services offered on or through the Website have the same legal force and effect as a written contract with your written signature. 

Opt-out: If you wish to opt-out of receiving future communications or should you wish to opt-out of having your information shared by Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County, please contact Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County: 

Postal Mail:
Rob Whitten 
Executive Director, Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County
3100 Broadway, Suite 227
Kansas City, MO 64111

Telephone: 816-832-6340
Email: hello@jacokids.org 

All opt-out requests will be honored, but please be patient with us as it may take up to 14 days for opt-out changes to be fully implemented. 

Children’s Services Fund of Jackson County maintains this Website within the continental United States and it is not intended for access or use outside of the United States. If you are a resident of the European Union or Canada, please do not access the Website. 

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