Information Provided by Visitors
You may use the Site without registering or submitting any personally identifiable information. However, in order to have access to certain features, such as donating online to SOMArts (a “Donation”) or signing up to receive SOMArts’ email newsletters, you must knowingly provide certain personal information (“Personal Information”). If you choose to provide Personal Information to us online, you will be asked to provide personally identifiable information that may include your name, email address, postal address, and telephone number (your “Profile”).
When you support SOMArts by making a Donation online, we will ask you to provide us with the information we need to process and acknowledge your contribution. This information includes your name, billing and mailing addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction.
Children Twelve and Under
SOMArts does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under thirteen years of age. Visitors twelve years of age and under should remember that they are required to obtain an adult’s permission before submitting any Personal Information to this Site or any other Web site.
As a service, SOMArts offers visitors to its Site the opportunity to subscribe to our online newsletter. If you choose to subscribe, you will receive the SOMArts newsletter from time to time. You may subscribe or unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions distributed with each newsletter.
Disclosure of Information
SOMArts will not sell, trade, or rent the Personal Information you provide to us in making an online Donation or signing up to receive newsletters. We may compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to third parties, but these statistics will not include any personally identifying information.
Occasionally, we allow other select not-for-profit organizations to mail information, via post, to portions of our mailing lists. If you do not wish us to share your name and address information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to be placed on our “DO NOT TRADE” list.
SOMArts may release Personal Information when such release is reasonably necessary to comply with the law; enforce the terms of any of our user agreements; or protect the rights, property, and safety of SOMArts, the users of the Site, or others.
We may notify you by e-mail about events or activities at or related to SOMArts that we believe may be of interest to you, or to alert you about sales or other promotional events related to our programs. If you do not want us to use your e-mail address to contact you for these purposes, you may send an e-mail message containing your name and postal address to email@example.com.
SOMArts tries to respond to email messages requiring a response within seven (7) business days. We try to respond to customer service inquiries related to a donation within twenty four (24) hours. If you email SOMArts, your message and email address will be forwarded to the appropriate department within the organization. SOMArts may choose to save this information. SOMArts is pleased to hear from you. However, any message, material, business information, ideas, concepts, or other information sent to SOMArts by email will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.
SOMArts makes every reasonable effort to ensure that all of the transactions that occur on our Site are secure. SOMArts’ secure server software uses industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology. SSL technology is an industry standard for protecting sensitive information as it is transmitted over the Internet. SSL encodes your Personal Information, including credit card number, name, and address, as it travels over the Internet so that all transactions are secure. If you prefer, you may inquire about making a donation at (415) 863-1414, ext. 111; or request a copy of a newsletter at (415) 863-1414 x111.
Third-Party Service Providers
The SOMArts Web Site
934 Brannan St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
Telephone: (415) 863-1414
Update effective March 27, 2010