Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy: The Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Inc. (The Bridge) is committed to protecting the privacy of our clients, donors and visitors to our Web site at tbotw.org or at thebridgeovertroubledwaters.org. Information for credit card donors including name, address and credit card information is stored by The Bridge. All donor information received by The Bridge is maintained in our Business and Economic Development Department in a secure database. Access to the information is strictly limited to designated staff. The Bridge will not disseminate any donor information to any other party or entity.

Our Commitment To Privacy: Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

The Information We Collect: This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Bridge’s website. On some pages, you can register for events or make a donation. The types of personal information collected at these pages are: Name Address Email address Phone number Credit/Debit Card Information, etc.

The Way We Use Information: We use the information you provide about yourself when donating to the Bridge, only to complete that transaction. We do not share this information with outside parties. We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment To Data Security: To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy: Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by contacting us directly. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

How To Contact Us: Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at 713.472.0753 or send us an email at thebridge@tbotw.org

Please be aware this Web site may contain links for which The Bridge is not responsible for how your information is stored or used.   The Bridge reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time. Any policy changes regarding the privacy policy shall be published on this site.