Privacy Policy

Sunshine Ministries is committed to respecting your online privacy and security. We have developed this privacy policy to ensure our web visitors that any information you provide will be protected.

Awareness

Sunshine Ministries provides this Online Privacy Policy to make you aware of privacy policy and security practices, and to inform you of the way your information is collected and used.  By visiting www.sunshineministries.org, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

How is Information Collected?

We collect personally identifiable information only when you voluntarily give it to us via email or other direct contact from you. When you subscribe to our newsletters, request any information or complete any forms through this website you may be asked to enter your name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

We also collect aggregated data on the behavior of visitors on our website.  This helps us to make changes to our website in an effort to provide content tailored to the interests of our visitors.  This data is collected anonymously and is not traced to any individual users.

How Information is Used

Sunshine Ministries uses your information to understand your needs and provide you with better service. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction, communicate back to you, update you on ministry happenings, and to personalize our website for you. Sensitive information such as credit card numbers and bank account numbers are used only for donation processing and are not retained for other purposes.

Do You Share the Information That You Collect?

Sunshine Ministries will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to other organizations. We assure you that the identity of all who contact us through our website will be kept confidential. Use of personally identifiable information will be limited to the internal purposes of Sunshine Ministries and only to further ministry activities.

How Do We Protect Your Information?

Sunshine Ministries is committed to ensuring the security of your personal information. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the proper use of information, we have established and implemented appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We use internet encryption software and Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card or bank account information. After a transaction, your private information is not kept on file

Do We Use Cookies?

Yes, we do use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to enable our site to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. The cookie can’t read data off your hard drive or read cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system. Cookies enable us to track and target the interests of our users to make our site more useful to visitors. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information our site.

Do We Use Links to Other Websites?

Yes, throughout our web pages, we provide links to other websites. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over the organization’s views or accuracy of the information contained on other websites. Creating a link from your website to our site does not require permission.

Removing Your Name from Our Mailing List

If you would like to request reduced mailings or removal from our mailing list, you may call us at 314-231-8209 and ask for the development department or send us an email.

Questions About Our Policies

If you have any questions regarding the contents of this Privacy Policy, please call us at 314-231-8209 and ask for the development department.