Privacy Policy

Our Commitment To Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. Our ongoing commitment to the protection of your privacy is essential to maintaining the relationship of trust that exists between Youth Alexis and all of our users, whether they be a nonprofit, volunteers, clients, or donors of nonprofits, or other visitors to the site. This notice of our privacy policy is intended to help you understand our online information security practices.

The Information We Collect

You may have accessed Youth Alexis directly by visiting our Web site, the home page of which is located at www.youth-alexis.org through the Web site of one of our third-party partners. This notice applies to all information you submit to Youth Alexis, whether through the Youth Alexis Web site or through the Web site of one of our Partners. Please note that we cannot be responsible for the information you submit directly to third parties, including our Partners, who may have their own posted policies regarding the collection and use of your information. We urge you to review the policies of our Partners through whom you may access our services.

Youth Alexis collects user-submitted account information such as your email address to identify you and send you notifications related to the use of the service. Youth Alexis also collects user submitted location information such as city, state, or zip code. Youth Alexis also collects user-submitted photos, reviews, and ratings of nonprofits.

Some information collected is not explicitly submitted by the user; we log your browser-type related information, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp.

​How We Use Information

Your full name and email address may also be used when you send an email notification to a friend (such as in an invitation, or when sharing a review). We may also use your email address to send you updates or news regarding our site, but you may choose not to receive an email of this type by accessing the “Account” tab of the website and updating your notification settings. Additionally, we use your email address to contact you on behalf of your friends (such as when someone sends you a personal message).

Browser-type related information, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp data help us diagnose problems with our server, administer Youth Alexis, and otherwise provide the highest possible level of service to you. In addition, we use this information to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site and to inform advertisers of such information as well as the number of users that have been exposed to, or clicked on, their advertising banners.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. We do not, however, sell, rent, or trade our volunteer, administrator, nonprofit, or general newsletter email addresses to outside parties.

Your Ability to Opt-out of Newsletters & Communications

Subscriptions to Youth Alexis newsletters are optional and Youth Alexis allows a nonprofit, volunteers, subscribers, or other users to unsubscribe from newsletters at any time. In each newsletter, we provide instructions regarding how to opt-out from receiving future newsletter mailings. You can also email us to remove your name from our newsletter subscription database and ensure that you will cease receiving future newsletters from us.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the Youth Alexis service, such as the occasional service and product announcement or administrative message, that are considered part of your Youth Alexis account without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. 

Our Commitment To Data Security

We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Changes to Policy

You should visit this page periodically to review any changes to the Privacy Policy. Continued use of the Youth Alexis Web site following notice of any such changes shall indicate your acknowledgment of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes. 

How To Contact Us

We appreciate your questions or comments about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with Youth Alexis. Please contact us.