Privacy Policy

Sony Open in Hawaii
Privacy Policy

Date of Last Revision August 2016

Overview

Sonyopeninhawaii.com (the “Website”) is an online information and communication service provided by Friends of Hawaii Charities, Inc. (“FOHC”), a non-corporation with its headquarters at 733 Bishop Street, Suite 2160, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. The Website provides information owned and managed by FOHC. FOHC has created this privacy policy to explain our level of commitment to your privacy while visiting our Internet site. You should also review the Terms of Use page of this site, which sets out other important terms of your use of the Website.

What this Privacy Policy Covers

This Privacy Policy explains how FOHC treats any and all information it may collect when you are on the Website and when you use services offered on the Website.

Third Party Links

This policy does not describe information collection policies of other websites (“third party websites”). Specifically, this policy does not describe information collection policies of sites that are linked to, or from the Website. These third party websites should have their own separate and independent privacy policies. FOHC assumes no responsibility and/or liability for the content or information gathering activities of such third party websites.

Collection of Personal Information

FOHC does not intend to collect any personally identifiable information about you, OTHER THAN SUCH INFORMATION THAT YOU AFFIRMATIVELY CHOOSE TO PROVIDE. Personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) is information about a natural person that is reasonably capable of identifying that person (i.e., a user's name, social security number, home address, home telephone number, e-mail address). Some areas of the Website may require you to enter Personal Information in order to access certain content, and/or to communicate with FOHC.

How We May Use Any Personal Information We Collect

The Website may offer services that request information from you which we will share with third parties, in order to better serve your needs. You will receive an e-mail confirmation of the transaction. However, we do not share personal information about you with third parties unless we have specifically informed you of this at the time we requested that information. You will not receive any unsolicited e-mail as a result of conducting any transaction on our site.

If you sign up for any services offered at the Website, your signup information may be used internally to facilitate the service you have signed up for. Please understand that you may remove your name from such services at any time.

Automatic Collection of Information

The Website may also automatically gather information related to the website activity of its users. This type of information is collected on an aggregate basis, and does not involve collection of Personal Information. One way that the Website collects such information is through “cookies.” Cookies are sets of information a website transmits to a user's computer. The Website uses cookies to understand which parts of our Website are the most popular, where our visitors are going, and how long they spend there. We use cookies to study traffic patterns on our Website so we can make suitable improvements to our Website and provide you with a better user experience. The cookies the Website passes to you do not reveal your identity and do not capture private data.

If you do not wish to receive cookies from us, you may set your browser to reject the cookies. Please consult the instructions for your browser to determine how to do this. Setting your browser to reject cookies may affect your ability to perform some transactions on the Website and other Internet sites.

With Whom We Share Automatically Collected Information Information that we capture through automatic means is generally for our internal use only. However, we may provide others with this anonymous statistical data at our sole and complete discretion.

Security of Personal Information

As set forth in the Terms of Use page of this site, FOHC cannot guarantee that your personal information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed without authorization. Please be aware that your email transmissions and/or other communications to FOHC containing Personal Information may be unlawfully intercepted and/or accessed by third parties and/or this Website may be subject to hostile network attacks and/or administrative errors. Accordingly, FOHC cannot and does not guarantee that your personal information, usage information, transaction information and/or other sensitive information is completely secure and safe from such risks. TO BE CLEAR, THE FOHC PARTIES MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR LINKS TO THIRD PARTIES AND/OR FOR ANY BREACHES OF SECURITY, VIRUSES, BUGS, TAMPERING, FRAUD, ERRORS, OMMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DEFECTS, MALFUNCTIONS AND/OR OTHER FAILURES ASSOCIATED WITH THE TRANSMISSION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION, USAGE INFORMATION, TRANSACTION INFORMATION AND/OR OTHER SENSITIVE INFORMATION THROUGH THE WEBSITE AND/OR ANY LINKED SITE.

Policy Concerning Children

The Website is intended for adult users and is not intended for children. Persons under 18 years of age shall not use the Website and/or any of the services offered on the Website to submit personally identifiable information about themselves.

Furthermore, FOHC does not market to, or knowingly collect information from anyone under the age of 13 on its Website.

CAN-SPAM

You may receive communications from FOHC relating to promotions or special offers at the Website. Please note that you may opt-out of receiving such communications by following the "Unsubscribe" instructions included on each communication you receive from us.

onsent and Changes to this Privacy Policy

BY VISITING THE WEBSITE, YOU ARE ACCEPTING THE PRACTICES DESCRIBED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE. FOHC RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY AND/OR AMEND THE TERMS OF OUR PRIVACY POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE WEBSITE, FOLLOWING THE POSTING OF CHANGES TO THESE TERMS, INDICATES YOUR ACCEPTANCE AND AGREEMENT TO ANY AND ALL CHANGES MADE.

A version of the most current Privacy Policy is maintained through a link on the home page of this site for you to review. You are responsible for reviewing the privacy policy posted on the Website periodically to ensure you are aware of any changes made to it.

Contact Information

hould you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please feel free to e-mail us at friend@friendsofhawaii.org.

Effective date of this policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated on September 2013.