Privacy Policy

Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS) has created this Privacy Policy to explain why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal privacy within our website.
The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the website located at the URL www.CAPSweb.org.

right at any time and without notice to change this Privacy Policy simply by posting such changes on our website. Any such change will be effective immediately upon posting.

Questions regarding this statement, use of your information, or opt out requests should be directed to CAPS by sending an email to membership@CAPSweb.org. Please reference this Privacy Policy in your message subject.

What Information We Collect and How We Use That Information

Our registration forms require users to give us contact information that may include name, email address, format preference (HTML vs. Text), address, interests, and similar information. We do not request or store sensitive information from our visitors, such as credit card or social security numbers.

Our Commitment to Our Donors
 
CAPS will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by CAPS, both online and offline, on any Platform ("Platform", includes the CAPS website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

Internet Protocol Address

We collect an IP address from all visitors to our website. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our website, analyze trends, track users' movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the website, and deliver customized, personalized content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Use of "Cookies"

Our website may use cookies to enhance your experience while visiting us. Cookies are pieces of information that some Websites transfer to the computer that is browsing the website and are used for record-keeping purposes at many websites. Use of cookies makes internet-surfing easier by performing certain functions such as saving your passwords, your personal preferences regarding your use of the particular website and to make sure you don't see the same ad repeatedly. Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard.

Your browser is probably set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our website will not function properly when you view them.

Security

All information provided to CAPS is transmitted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. SSL is a proven coding system that lets your browser automatically encrypt, or scramble, data before you send it to us. We also protect account information by placing it on a secure portion of our website that is only accessible by certain qualified employees of CAPS. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information.

Tell-A-Friend

If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our website, we ask them for the friend's name, email or postal address. CAPS will automatically send the friend a one-time email or letter inviting them to visit the website. CAPS stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time correspondence.

Other Websites

Our website occasionally contains links to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another website for which CAPS has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different than ours.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, you can contact us at membership@CAPSweb.org. Or see our off-line contact information at the bottom of this page.

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