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Privacy Policy

1. INTRODUCTION

Build a Skatepark (website url address: https://buildaskatepark.org/) appreciates your support and trust. Please read this Privacy Policy for your acceptance to utilize this website and the services provided.

2. DATA COLLECTED
DATA STORAGE LOCATION

We are based in Maui, Hawaii and utilize the hosting services offered by SiteGround. Our hosting provider utilizes a data center in Council Bluffs, Iowa in the United States that is protected with several layers of security to prevent any unauthorized access to our servers and your data. Server room access is limited to certified employees and 24/7 security teams are prepared to respond to any situation. Internet communication to the Google Cloud infrastructure is encrypted in transit and access to sensitive data is protected by advanced tools like phishing-resistant Security Keys. For more information on SiteGround’s privacy policy, please see here: SiteGround Privacy Policy

REGISTRATION DATA

This site allows for visitors to sign our online petition(s), make donations or purchase Build a Skatepark branded products. For tax reporting purposes we do keep a record of transaction that includes the information that you provide to us, including but not limited to: your name, billing and/or mailing address, an email address and form of payment used to pay for your donations or purchases. However, for your security we do not store any payment or financial institution data.

If you make a purchase on this website, you will have the opportunity to create a secure account to conveniently access your purchase history. Registration is NOT required to make a purchase.

If you make a donation on this website, you will not have the opportunity to create an account. However, you are provided access via email verification to your donation history. When making a donation, you are provided with a link via email to securely access your donor activity. Please refer to your emailed receipts for further information.

PURCHASE AND DONATION DATA

If you make a donation on this website or purchases branded products, information as mentioned in “Registration Data” is stored for tax reporting purposes.

COMMENTS

When you sign a petition(s) on this site, we offer the option of leaving a comment with your “signature” to state your reasons for supporting the aforementioned signed petition. We collect the data shown in the form that which you provide. We reserve the right to utilize your comments or an excerpt of, free and without prior permission on this website or related social media accounts managed by Build a Skatepark.

CONTACT FORM

Information submitted through the contact form on our site is sent to our managed email account: hello@buildaskatepark.org, this email is hosted through our provider, SiteGround.

These submissions are used for visitor communications and inquiries. If you opt-in to our mailing list with your form submission, your email address will be shared with our email marketing platform, Mailchimp. Beyond this permission that you extend on your free-will your information will never be sold, shared or traded with third parties.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics on our site for anonymous reporting of site usage. So, no personalized data is stored. If you would like to opt-out of Google Analytics monitoring your behavior on our website please use this link: Google Analytics Opt-out

CASES FOR USING YOUR PERSONAL DATA

We use your personal information in the following cases:

  • Verification/identification of the user during website usage;
  • Providing Technical Assistance;
  • Sending updates to visitor’s who have opted-in to our mailing list with important information to inform about news/changes;
3. EMBEDDED CONTENT

Pages on this site may include embedded content, like YouTube videos, for example. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if you visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged-in to that website. Below you can find a list of the services we may use:

INSTAGRAM

We may use the Instagram API to display our posts on our site. Instagram has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. Your IP is not sent to an Instagram server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: Instagram Privacy Policy.

YOUTUBE

We may use YouTube videos embedded on our site. YouTube has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. There is no installation of cookies from YouTube and your IP is not sent to a YouTube server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: YouTube Privacy Policy.

4. COOKIES
This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your device(s) to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymized tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. Cookies generally exist to make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the help section of your browser.
5. WHO HAS ACCESS TO YOUR DATA
The data that you provide to us is done on your free-will. If you sign a petition on this site, complete our contact form, make a donation or purchase branded products your personal information can be accessed by:
  • Our system administrators.
  • Donor details are provided to  Hawaii Skatepark Association, a non-profit organization based in Kailua, Hawaii which is a collaborating partner.
8. SECURITY MEASURES
We use the SSL/HTTPS protocol throughout our site. This encrypts our user communications with the servers so that personal identifiable information is not captured/hijacked by third parties without authorization. In case of a data breach, system administrators will immediately take all needed steps to ensure system integrity, will contact affected users and will attempt to reset passwords if needed.
9. YOUR DATA RIGHTS
If you have a signed a petition(s), made a donation, purchases branded products or submitted a contact form, you can request an exported file of the personal data we retain, including any additional data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any of the personal data we have stored. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
10. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

Build a Skatepark may post links to third party websites on this website. These third party websites are not screened for privacy or security compliance by Build a Skatepark, and you release us from any liability for the conduct of these third party websites.

All social media sharing links, either displayed as text links or social media icons do not connect you to any of the associated third parties unless you explicitly click on them.

Please be aware that this Privacy Policy, and any other policies in place, in addition to any amendments, does not create rights enforceable by third parties or require disclosure of any personal information relating to members of the Service or Site. Build a Skatepark bears no responsibility for the information collected or used by any advertiser or third party website. Please review the privacy policy and terms of service for each site you visit through third party links.

11. RELEASE OF YOUR DATA FOR LEGAL PURPOSES

At times it may become necessary or desirable to Build a Skatepark, for legal purposes, to release your information in response to a request from a government agency or a private litigant. You agree that we may disclose your information to a third party where we believe, in good faith, that it is desirable to do so for the purposes of a civil action, criminal investigation, or other legal matter.

Any passing on of personal data for legal purposes will only be done in compliance with laws of the country you reside in.

12. AMENDMENTS

We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time to adhere to changes in online privacy standards and technology.

13. CONTACT

If you have any questions or concerns about our policy as outlined, please contact us: hello@buildaskatepark.org

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