The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park (“Conservancy”) is committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity, and security of personal information entrusted to us by current donors, potential donors and by the general Conservancy and Cuyahoga Valley National Park program and event participants.

Like all organizations with a web presence, the Conservancy receives standard tracking data when you visit our site. Information from your browser, including your IP address, pages visited, the length of time you spend on our site and files you download is recorded in our website server logs.  We use and analyze this data to develop site content and continue to provide you with a positive experience when you visit our website.  However, no personal information is collected during the tracking process.

Online giving transactions are processed on a secure server. We have put into effect appropriate procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.  Once you provide us with personal, professional or financial information, that data remains confidential. If you choose to make an online donation, your credit card information will be collected, encrypted and transferred to our secure servers. Additionally, we authorize access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.

We will not sell, rent, loan or otherwise share any personally identifying information you provide with any individual or organization. While we strive to protect the personal information of our users, the Conservancy will release personal information if required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary or appropriate.

In accordance with federal law and the guidelines set up by the Federal Trade Commission regarding youth privacy, the Conservancy will not knowingly collect any personal information from young people under the age of 13 without parental or guardian consent.

Electronic Newsletter, Program Emails, and Direct Mail

We may share information with service providers solely for producing and disseminating Conservancy information to our constituents. You may remove yourself from our mailing list at any time. If you are receiving the Conservancy’s electronic newsletter or direct mail by mistake,  or have any problems whatsoever unsubscribing, please contact us and we will take the necessary steps to remedy the situation.

Links to Other Sites

As a partner of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, the Conservancy provides links to websites of various park partners and supporters. Unless we expressly state otherwise, the Conservancy makes no representations whatsoever concerning the content of those sites. A link to a website from ConservancyforCVNP.org is not an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship or affiliation with respect to such site, its owners or providers. This privacy policy applies solely to the information collected by this site.

You may establish a hypertext link to this site from your website, so long as the page containing the link properly attributes the linked site to the Conservancy and does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by the Conservancy. We may revoke this permission at any time. Without prior written consent of the Conservancy, you may not create a link to this site that incorporates or relies upon, in whole or in part, any content from any page on this website, or that incorporates any copyrighted or otherwise intellectual property of the Conservancy.

Copyright Statement

Copyright in the text materials contained in this website is owned by the Conservancy. These text materials may be used, downloaded, reproduced or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears on all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in the website may not be modified in any way.

Copyright in the photographs, illustrations, artworks and other graphic materials are reserved to the Conservancy, the copyright owners (licensors), or credited individuals. Prior permission to use, download, reproduce or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork or other graphic material must be obtained by the copyright owner, regardless of intended use.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability 

Because of the number of possible sources of information available through this website, and the inherent hazards and uncertainties of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions, and inaccuracies in such information. The Conservancy cannot and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, correctness, noninfringement or fitness for a purpose of the information available through this website, nor do we guarantee that this website will be error-free and continuously available.

Privacy Policy Changes 

The Conservancy may amend this privacy policy from time to time. Such changes will be publicly posted in this area of our website.  If you have any questions or concerns about the Conservancy’s privacy policy, please contact us.