Privacy Policy 

WBDC Privacy Policy  & Donor Privacy Policy Statement

WBDC Commitment to Privacy 

The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) protects the privacy of its clients, event participants, donors, and resource partners by using industry-recognized security safeguards.  

To ensure our privacy policy is easy to find, the WBDC makes it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.  

 

Types of Information Collected or otherwise Submitted on WBDC Website 

The WBDC privacy policy applies to all information collected or submitted on the WBDC website. The types of personal information, when donating a monetary value to the organization are:  

 

Name 

Address 

Email Address 

Phone Number 

Credit/Debit Card Information 

 

For donors making a donation in honor or memory of someone, donors can submit information about another person to receive a notification of the donation. In such an instance, the types of personal information collected for the person to receive the notification are:  

 

Name 

Email Address 

 

While users may browse through the WBDC’s website without providing any personal information, the WBDC does collect Internet Protocol (IP) addresses and browsing habits to help analysis of website traffic. 

 

Ways that WBDC Uses Information 

All information collected or submitted on the WBDC website is used for the purposes for which intended. The WBDC may also use contact information to distribute newsletters and to promote WBDC programs and services via postal mail, email, fax, or telephone calls. 

 

The WBDC uses social media tools to interact with its clients, event participants, donors, and resource partners and to publicize the WBDC’s programs and services. 

 

The WBDC website contains links to websites of other public and private organizations. When users follow a link to another site, they leave the WBDC site and their website interactions are no longer protected by the WBDC’s privacy policy. The WBDC is not responsible for and does not endorse the privacy or security practices and content of sites to which the website links.  

 

The WBDC does not share any information with third parties for their promotional or marketing use without consent. 

  

WBDC Commitment to Data Security 

The WBDC has established appropriate physical, electronic, otherwise managerial processes and procedures to safeguard and secure the information collected or submitted on the WBDC website in order to prevent unauthorized access to such information and to maintain its data accuracy and proper usage,  

  

How to Access or Correct Personal Information 

Individuals can access their personally identifiable information that is collected or otherwise submitted on the WBDC website by contacting wbdc@wbdc.org. Factual errors in personally identifiable information can be corrected by sending a request that credibly shows an error. To protect your privacy and security, the WBDC will take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.  

 

How to Contact the WBDC  

Should you have questions or concerns about any part of this privacy policy, please call the WBDC at 312-853-3477 or send an email to wbdc@wbdc.org.