The Institute for Girls’ Development (IGD) is the owner of this web site. We are committed to the responsible management of consumer information, and Internet user privacy is a high priority. On www.instituteforgirlsdevelopment.com we will not collect any personally-identifiable information about you (name, address, telephone number or email address) unless you send it to us voluntarily. If you do not want your personal information collected, please do not submit it on our site.

If you submit your email to us online you may receive periodic mailings with news and information on events, classes, IGD activities and the like. Each mailing will contain instructions on how you can remove your name from our mailing list. We further promise not to sell, loan, rent, give or barter any part of your personal information to any person or entity which is not part of IGD.

If you have already submitted your information and would like us to remove it from our files, please contact us at shulan@instituteforgirlsdevelopment.com.

Non-personally Identifiable Information is Collected Automatically

For each visitor to www.instituteforgirlsdevelopment.com our web server automatically recognizes your city, the type of Internet browser you are using, the amount of time you spend on the site, the type of computer operating system you use, and the domain name of the Web site from which you arrived at the site. This non-personally identifiable information is collected automatically and used for internal review only. Please e-mail questions or requests for more information about our privacy policies to shulan@instituteforgirlsdevelopment.com.

Children

The site is not directed at children under 13 years of age. We urge all children under 13 years of age not to use the site or submit any personally identifiable information about themselves.

Security of Your Information

We take great care to maintain the security of your information. Among other measures, we use 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information as it is transmitted. We send your credit card information to our card processing company when you make a purchase and do not read or retain this information ourselves. Read more about how your personal financial information is handled by our payment gateway provider, Authorize.net.