Last Updated: August 18th, 2016
Information You Provide to Us
We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we may collect information if you create an account, create or sign a petition, fill out a form, send us an email, sign up to receive updates, request information, communicate with us via third party social media sites, or otherwise communicate with us. The types of information we collect may include your name and contact information and other information you choose to submit to us.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Site
When you access or use our Site, we automatically collect information about you, including:
Information We Collect From Other Sources
We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our Site. For example, we may collect information about you from third parties, including but not limited to mailing list providers and publicly available sources. We may also use such information for list matching purposes.
We may use information about you for various purposes, including to:
We are based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Site or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries.
If you sign a petition, your name and organizational affiliation, along with general geographic location (such as city and state) may be displayed in connection with such petition, including on the landing page for that petition and on related areas of our platform. This information will be viewable to any visitor, including the media, search engines, and other organizations that provide archival Internet activities. We also share your first and last name, email address and city with the person or entity that created the petition you have signed, even if you select the option not to display your information publicly. If you do not wish to have such information shared with the petition creator, please do not sign the petition.
We may also share aggregated or anonymized information that does not directly identify you.
The Site may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools (such as the Facebook “Like” button). The use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.
For more information about Internet-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for interest-based advertising purposes, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices.
NWWA takes reasonable measures to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.
You may update, correct or delete information about you at any time by logging into your online account or emailing us at [email protected] If you wish to delete or deactivate your account, please email us at [email protected], but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time.
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You may opt out of receiving promotional communications from NWWA by following the instructions in those communications. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications.
Mobile Push Notifications / Alerts
With your consent, we may send promotional and non-promotional push notifications or alerts to your mobile device. You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your mobile device.