Web Site Disclaimer
All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by Methodist Home for Children or other individuals or
entities. Any reproduction, retransmission, or republication of all or part of any document found on this site is expressly
prohibited, unless Methodist Home for Children or the copyright owner of the material has expressly granted its prior
written consent to so reproduce, retransmit or republish the material. All other rights reserved.
The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Methodist Home for Children appearing on this site may not be used in
any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate the organization's sponsorship of or affiliation with any product
or service, with the organization's prior express written permission.
Although this Web site features links to other sites, Methodist Home for Children takes no responsibility for the content
or information contained on those sites, as we do not exercise editorial or other control over these sites.
This Web site provides information and services in furtherance of our mission. We make no representations about the
suitability or accuracy of the information on this site for any purpose.
If you see any objectionable, inaccurate or improperly functioning content or features on this site, please contact
Jeannie Norris, Director of Communications at (919) 754-3629 as soon as possible.
The following policy statement is posted on our Web site:
Methodist Home for Children respects the privacy of visitors to its Web site. We strongly believe that if electronic commerce
and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and
appropriately. To protect online privacy, the organization has implemented the following policy.
About the Information We Collect
- Most of the data and information we collect through our Web site is used only to help us
achieve our mission. It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that our clients knowingly provide.
From Casual Web Site Visitors and General Users. We do not collect any personal information from users browsing our
Web site. When you use the public areas of our Web site you are doing so anonymously. We do collect aggregate use
information, such as the number of hits (visits) per page. We use aggregate data for internal and marketing purposes,
but we don't collect any personally identifying information.
From Our Clients, Donors and Other Customers. If while visiting our Web site you order a product, register for a
conference, submit a technical assistance question, or request other information, you will be asked to provide
certain information. In all cases this information is submitted voluntarily. In most cases, we ask clients to
provide their name, title, organization name, address, telephone, and e-mail. If you're making a purchase, you may be
asked for credit card information in order to complete your purchase. Similar information may be submitted to us on an
order form or registration form.
- Our client list is not for sale. When you visit our Web site or become a client, your name and
mailing information will not be sold to a commercial organization.
Credit Card Account Information
- We utilize secure transaction methods when collecting credit card information over the
Internet. Methodist Home for Children does not disclose credit card account information provided by our clients. We submit
the information to the appropriate clearinghouse in order to obtain payment.
- Cookies are small text files that are sent to your computer when you logon to a Web site that allow