Last Updated: December 3, 2021
Rising Tide Capital’s Commitment To Privacy
THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
In the course of operating the Services, RTC collects or receives the following types of information, which may include personal information.
To join a Program, you will need to submit an application. The application will request your Contact Information, as well as demographic information, including, but not limited to, your age and income range. This information is used to review your application, and if accepted, to determine your fees for participation in the Program(s).
We provide our individual and group sessions virtually through our live-stream online video service provider, Zoom. Zoom automatically collects certain personal information from live-stream participants and uses such information as needed to deliver the functionality of the Zoom platform and operate its business (including to enhance or improve the Zoom services). For more information regarding Zoom’s privacy practices, please visit its Privacy Statement, available at https://zoom.us/privacy. These
We may record some or all live-stream sessions to ensure they run smoothly, to ensure that Participants are receiving appropriate content, and to provide instructors training and feedback.
Server Log Information
Our servers keep log files that record data each time a device accesses those servers. The log files contain data about the nature of such access, including the device’s IP address, user agent string (e.g., operating system and browser type/version), and the pages you’ve clicked on while on our Services, and details regarding your activity on the Services such as time spent on the Services and other performance and usage data. We may use these log files for purposes such as assisting in monitoring and troubleshooting errors and incidents, analyzing traffic, or optimizing the user experience.
We may collect information using “cookie” and other similar technologies. Cookies are small packets of data that a website stores on your computer’s or mobile device’s hard drive (or other storage medium) so that your computer will “remember” information about your use. We use both first and third party session cookies and persistent cookies. Below is a general primer on session and persistent cookies; information collected by cookies depends on its particular purpose. For more information, please see the information regarding analytics providers discussed further below.
● Session Cookies: We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our Services. A session ID cookie expires when you close the Services.
● Persistent Cookies: A persistent cookie remains on your device for an extended period of time or until you delete them. To the extent we provide a log-in portal or related feature on our Services, persistent cookies can be used to store your passwords so that you don’t have to enter it more than once. Additionally, persistent cookies enable us to track and target the interests of our visitors to personalize the experience of our Services.
If you do not want us to place a cookie on your device, you may be able to turn that feature off on your device. Please consult your browser’s documentation for information on how to do this and how to delete persistent cookies. However, if you decide not to accept cookies from us, certain aspects of the Services may not function properly or as intended.
Third-Party Analytics Providers
For Google Analytics, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
For Salesforce, please visit: https://www.salesforce.com/company/privacy/
For Thinkific, please visit: https://www.thinkific.com/dpa/
In an ongoing effort to better understand our visitors to the Website, Participants, and the Services, we might analyze your information in aggregate form to operate, maintain, manage, and improve the Services. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. We may share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents, and business partners. We may also disclose aggregated user statistics to describe the Services to current and prospective business partners and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Onward Transfer to Third Parties
· Like many businesses, we hire other companies to perform certain business-related services. We may disclose personal information to certain types of third party companies but only to the extent needed to enable them to provide such services. The types of companies that may receive personal information and their functions are: hosting services, technical assistance, database management/back-up services, use analytics, video live-stream and recording provider, email marketing platforms, and customer service.
· We may share your personal information with our funding sources.
· We may also disclose personal information to our parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, joint ventures, or other companies under common control to support the marketing and sale the Services.
Disclosure to Public Authorities
We are required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulation including, but not limited to, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
OPT-OUT FOR DIRECT MARKETING; EMAIL AND TEXT MESSAGE MANAGEMENT
You may opt out at any time from the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes by emailing the instructions to Info@RisingTideCapital.org or by clicking on the “Unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any RTC marketing email and following the instructions found on the page to which the link takes you. Please allow us a reasonable time to process your request. You cannot opt out of receiving transactional e-mails related to the Services.
You may also opt out of receiving marketing text messaging at any time by responding to such text messaging with “STOP.”
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL NON-US RESIDENTS
Our servers are located in the US and elsewhere. Please be aware that your information may be transferred to, processed, maintained, and used on computers, servers, and systems located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your country of origin. If you are located outside the United States and choose to use the Services, you do so at your own risk.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California have the right to obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship (and that are not otherwise exempt) have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. If you wish to submit a request pursuant to Section 1798.83, please contact RTC via email at Info@RisingTideCapital.org
DO NOT TRACK
RTC does not respond to “Do Not Track” settings or other related mechanisms at this time.
NEVADA PRIVACY RIGHTS
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain personal information to third parties who intend to license or sell that personal information. You can exercise this right by contacting us at Info@RisingTideCapital.org with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account. Please note that we do not currently sell your personal information as sales are defined in Nevada Revised Statutes Chapter 603A.
LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEBSITES
HOW TO CONTACT US
Information Rising Tide Capital Collects and Use of Such Information
In connection with your use of our website, we sometimes collect non-personally identifiable information about you such as your IP address and the web pages you visit. We may also send “cookies” to your computer which are small text files sent to your computer and stored on its hard drive that helps us recognize repeat visitors, facilitate each visitor’s ongoing access to and use of our site, and track usage behavior. Cookies cannot be read by a site other than ours, and no cookie will contain information that allows anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail, or any other means. You can remove or block cookies using the settings in your browser, but in some cases, that may impact your ability to use our website.
We use “cookies” and collect other non-personally identifiable information to enhance your browsing experience on our website. We may also collect personally identifiable information about you, such as your name, address, email address, phone number, and/or payment and billing information, which is not collected by RTC unless you provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. This information is only used to contact you with messages that are related to your interest in RTC. Other privacy practices may apply to information you provide to us through other channels.
Rising Tide Capital Does Not Sell or Otherwise Distribute Information We Collect
RTC’s Commitment to Data Security
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, RTC has put in place commercially reasonable physical, technical, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. This information is not available to the public and RTC’s personnel are dedicated to maintaining and upholding your privacy and security.
Links to Other Sites
We may also provide social media features that enable you to share information with your social networks and to interact with RTC on various social media sites. Your use of these features may result in the collection or sharing of information about you, depending on the feature. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and settings on the social media sites with which you interact to make sure you understand the information that may be collected, used, and shared by those sites.
Website Donor Privacy
Rising Tide Capital’s Refund Policy
By making a charitable gift to Rising Tide Capital, a 501(c)(3) organization, the donor understands that charitable donations are not refundable.