PRIVACY POLICY

Noah’s Rest, Inc. (“Noah’s Rest,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this privacy policy (the “Privacy Policy”).

The Privacy Policy is designed to provide you with information about how we collect, store and use non-personally identifiable and personally identifiable information obtained through our website.  By visiting our website, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy. Noah’s Rest reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting such change here.  Your continued use of the website after such change is made constitutes acceptance of and agreement to be bound by the terms of the Privacy Policy as modified.

This Privacy Policy applies to all our websites, including but not limited to www.noahsrest.org

 (“Noah’s Rest Websites”). Noah’s Rest is not responsible for the privacy policy or content of any third-party website linked to our website. Please check with these third-party organizations or companies for their specific privacy policies.

What information does Noah’s Rest collect and for what purpose?

The categories of information Noah’s Rest collects can include:

●      Information you provide to Noah’s Rest directly: Noah’s Rest may collect personal information such as a username, first and last name, mailing address, phone number, e-mail address and payment information, place an order through Noah’s Rest Websites, donate through Noah’s Rest Websites, comment on a blogpost, or if you correspond with Noah’s Rest. In time, Noah’s Rest may permit you to provide additional personal data in your profile.

●      Information Noah’s Rest collects from third parties: Noah’s Rest may collect information about you from third party services. For example, Noah’s Rest may receive information about you when you interact with our site through various social media, for example, by logging in through or liking us on Facebook or following us on Twitter.  The data Noah’s Rest receives is dependent upon your privacy settings with the social network.  You should always review, and if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third-party websites and services before linking or connecting them to Noah’s Rest Websites.

Noah’s Rest uses this information to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features of Noah’s Rest Websites.  Noah’s Rest may use this information to communicate with you, such as to send you email messages, and to follow up with you to offer information about Noah’s Rest Websites. We may also send you Noah’s Rest Website-related emails or messages (e.g., order summaries, change or updates to features of Noah’s Rest Websites, technical and security notices).  For more information about your communication preferences, see “Do I have control over how my information is used” below.

How does Noah’s Rest use cookie and other tracking technology to collect information?

Noah’s Rest and our third party partners may automatically collect certain types of usage information when you visit Noah’s Rest Websites or use our Noah’s Rest Websites.  For instance, when you visit Noah’s Rest Websites, Noah’s Rest may send one or more cookies — a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters — to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and lets us help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through the site.  A cookie may also convey information to us about how you use Noah’s Rest Websites (e.g., the pages you view, the links you click, how frequently you access Noah’s Rest Websites, and other actions you take on Noah’s Rest Websites), and allow us to track your usage of Noah’s Rest Websites over time. Noah’s Rest may collect log file information about your browser or mobile device each time you access Noah’s Rest Websites.  Log file information may include anonymous information such as your web request, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, information about your mobile device, referring / exit pages and URLs, number of clicks and how you interact with links on Noah’s Rest Websites, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, and other such information. We may employ clear gifs (also known as web beacons) which are used to anonymously track the online usage patterns of our Users.  In addition, Noah’s Rest may also use clear gifs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened and which links are clicked by recipients.  The information allows for more accurate reporting and improvement of Noah’s Rest Websites. We may also collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for Noah’s Rest Websites.  These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit, your use of third party applications, and other information that assists us in analyzing and improving Noah’s Rest Websites.  Although Noah’s Rest does our best to honor the privacy preferences of our users, we are not able to respond to Do Not Track signals from your browser at this time, as we believe that there is no consistent industry standard for how to respond to Do Not Track browser settings.

When you access our Noah’s Rest Websites by or through a mobile device, Noah’s Rest may receive or collect and store a unique identification numbers associated with your device or our mobile application (including, for example, a unique device ID, Unique ID for Advertisers, Google Ad ID, or Windows Advertising ID), MAC address, mobile carrier, device type, model and manufacturer, mobile device operating system brand and model, phone number, and, depending on your mobile device settings, your geographical location data, including GPS coordinates (e.g., latitude and longitude) or similar information regarding the location of your mobile device.

Noah’s Rest may use the data collected through cookies, log file, device identifiers, location data and clear gifs information to:  (a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the site; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information, including advertising; (c) provide and monitor the effectiveness of our Noah’s Rest Websites; (d) monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic, usage, and demographic patterns on Noah’s Rest Websites and our Noah’s Rest Websites; (e) diagnose or fix technology problems; and (f) otherwise to plan for and enhance our service.

Third Party Tracking and Online Advertising: Noah’s Rest may permit third party ad networks, social media companies, and other third party services to collect information about browsing behavior from visitors to our Noah’s Rest Websites through cookies, social plug-ins, or other tracking technology.  Noah’s Rest may permit third party online advertising networks to collect information about your use of Noah’s Rest Websites over time so that they may play or display ads that may be relevant to your interests on our Noah’s Rest Websites as well as on other websites or services.  Typically, the information is collected through cookies or similar tracking technologies.  The only way to completely “opt out” of the collection of any information through cookies or other tracking technology is to actively manage the settings on your browser or mobile device. Please refer to your browser’s or mobile device’s technical information for instructions on how to delete and disable cookies, and other tracking/recording tools.  (To learn more about cookies, clear gifs/web beacons and related technologies and how you may opt-out of some of this tracking, you may wish to visit http://allaboutcookies.org and/or the Network Advertising Initiative’s online resources, at http://networkadvertising.org).  Depending on your mobile device, you may not be able to control tracking technologies through settings.  If you have any questions about opting out of the collection of cookies and other tracking/recording tools, you can contact us directly at info@noahsrest.org.

How secure is Noah’s Rest's Website?

Our website has industry standard high encryption security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Noah’s Rest makes every effort to protect your online order information by using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL encrypts your order information to avoid the decoding of that information by anyone other than Noah’s Rest. We do not store your credit card information.

Do I have control over how my information is used?

You may opt-out of receiving communications from us by sending an email to us at info@noahsrest.org with your complete name, address and email address. Noah’s Rest assumes no responsibility for the data collection and use practices of third parties that process online credit card transactions. You may request a record of your information by calling the Development Department at (847) 764-6624 during normal business hours, Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm or by e-mail at info@noahsrest.org.

How can I get more information about the Privacy Policy?

If you have questions or concerns about the Privacy Policy, you can contact Noah’s Rest Legal Department at:

Via Regular Mail:
Noah’s Rest
Attn.: Legal Department
PO Box 113
Zion, IL 60099

Via email:
info@noahsrest.org

 

Last Revised: February 5, 2016