Thank you for visiting www.jacl.org, a website developed and maintained by the Japanese American Citizens League (“JACL”) to support our mission to secure and maintain the civil rights of Japanese Americans and all others who are victimized by injustice and bigotry.
What Information About Me Does JACL Collect and Store?
JACL strives to adhere to the highest standards of ethical practices in all of our operations and is dedicated to protecting the privacy of all visitors to our website. One of the basic principles we follow is minimizing the amount of information we collect. We ask only for the information we need to provide the service you’ve requested. As a result, what information we collect and store depends almost entirely on how you choose to make use of our website and our services. Read further to find out more…
Personal Information and Uses
JACL offers a wide variety of programs and opportunities for direct participation in trainings, volunteer opportunities, receiving services, and for providing support (financial or otherwise). The personal information you provide is used by JACL to process these requests, to send donation solicitations and confirmations, to sign up individuals and groups for events and programs, and to respond to general inquiries.
JACL may share your name and contact information with other non-profit organizations in order to provide events or trainings that you sign up for to attend. These organizations may include JACL’s partner or affiliate organizations. Additionally, we may share participant names with organizations where events or trainings occur for building access and security.
Mail and Email Communications
Periodically, we send out mailings and emails pertinent to JACL, including information on services,events and solicitations for financial support. You can subscribe and unsubscribe to receive this information at any time.
We use third-party providers to perform functions on our behalf, such as marketing, event sign ups, credit card processing, etc. These entities have access to the personal information needed to perform their functions and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of that personal information.
Social Networks and Other Communications Forums
Administration Of JACL’s Website / Compliance With Law
We may use or disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to applicable law or comply with legal process served on us or the website; (b) protect and defend our rights or property, the website or our users; and (c) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of us, our affiliates, agents, the users of the website or the public.
Our website is published in the United States. The laws of the State of California shall govern in anyand all disputes, including privacy or defamation issues or other concerns.
If you have any questions or comments about this privacy notice, please contact legal counsel: