What information does www.My.LWV.org collect from website visitors and how is this information used?
When you visit the League of Women Voters’ websites, your browser automatically sends us an Internet Protocol ("IP") address and certain other information (including the type of browser you use). We will use this IP address and other information to manage our website.
We will ask you to provide additional contact information, which may include your name, street address, city, state, zip code, phone number and billing information, depending upon which of the following you wish to do:
- Sign up for email;
- Receive our Action Alerts;
- Make a donation.
The League will never rent, sell or trade your email address or phone number with any third party.
Members and supporters, (such as donors, Action Alert and email recipients) may receive additional communications from the League, such as occasional news and alerts about the issues on which we work.
Like many websites, we use "cookie" technology. A "cookie" is a piece of data stored on the user's machine that enables the browser to store and recall information and only has meaning to the League's website. This cookie is used to facilitate access to www.my.lwv.org. Some portions of the League's website are hosted by vendors providing services to the League; these vendors have their own privacy policies.
How do we protect your information?
The League takes every precaution available to us to protect our website users’ information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, their information is protected both online and off-line. Our servers are in a locked, secure data center.
While we work very hard to protect your privacy‚ no method of security is guaranteed to be effective‚ and we cannot be responsible for the actions of those who may gain unauthorized access to your personal information. The League makes no warranties‚ express‚ implied or otherwise‚ as to the ultimate effectiveness of our reasonable and appropriate safeguards. How can you contact the League about your information? You may contact the League by emailing us at lwvc [at] lwv.org or phoning us at 916/442-7215 to facilitate a review of your personal information and request corrections.
Last updated May 30, 2019