We keep your private information private by:
Not selling your information. You have entrusted the National Council of Young Men’s Christian Associations of the United States of America and its independent and autonomous member associations (collectively “The Y”) with your personal information, and we’e committed to using it wisely. The Y will not sell, share or otherwise transfer your personal information to anyone without your consent.
This policy applies to the personal information that you provide to The Y, either through our websites and mobile applications or in person at a YMCA branch or program site. This policy does not apply to your use of unaffiliated sites to which our websites link. This policy does not apply to Personal Health Information (“PHI”) collected through the YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program or any other program offered by The Y that requires the collection of PHI or other HIPPA protected information. Collection of Personally Identifiable Information . The Y collects personally identifiable information (PII) from you when you voluntarily submit such information to us. The collection of PII may occur in person or on a website or mobile application operated, provided or
otherwise controlled by The Y. This information may include your name, home address, email address, telephone number, date of birth, demographic information, sex-offender status, membership status, emergency contact information, and other information that we may need to collect in connection with certain events, including but not limited to:
registration for, or participation in, events, classes, camps, and other activities or programs offered by The Y;
participation in YMCA Nationwide Membership
registration for surveys, forums, content submissions, chats, bulletin boards, discussion groups, requests for suggestions, or other services or activities offered on our website;
answering your inquiries about our websites, organization, membership, or other services or activities;
registration as a member of The Y
Collection of Photographs
The Y may also collect your photograph, by capturing your image at a YMCA or scanning your personal identification card, for the purpose of identifying you as a member, volunteer or program participant. Your photograph will not be used for any commercial purpose without your authorization, and shall not be retained longer than three years from your last interaction with The Y. Use and Disclosure of PII
If you do provide us with PII, The Y may contact you based on the information you provide to communicate with you about YMCA activities that may be of interest to you and your family.
The Y will use its best efforts to never disclose any PII about you to any third-party for purposes unrelated to the YMCA without having received your permission except as provided for herein or otherwise as permitted or required under applicable law.
We do not rent or sell PII, including information provided about children, to third-parties. The Y may share PII
with trusted service providers, such as payment processors, technology partners or other providers that need
access to your information to provide operational or other support services while you are a YMCA member or
program participant. In certain circumstances, we may also share information with select similar nonprofit
organizations that may offer activities of interest to you.
We may also provide PII to regulatory authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable
law or when we otherwise believe in good faith that the provision of such information is required or permitted by
law, such as in connection with the investigation or assertion of legal defenses or for compliance matters.
Collection of Payment Transaction Information
When you make a payment or donation, we collect information to process the financial transaction and may
use that information to contact you in the future about The Y and its programs. Your payment information is
transmitted to us, using a secure Internet method that helps maintain the privacy of this information. During the
time your payment information resides on our computers, it is in an encrypted format and can only be accessed
by authorized personnel with a decryption key.
Collection of Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We collect non-personally identifiable information without limitation, through the use of the following types of
“Cookie” technology: A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may
then store it on your system to help enhance your experience in using our sites and to provide us with
technical information about your usage.
IP address tracking: An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you are on the
Internet. When you request pages from our Sites, our servers log your IP address.
Web beacons: A web beacon, or “clear gif,” is a small graphic image on a webpage or web-based
document that a website can use to determine information about a user.
Non-personally identifiable information might include the browser you use, the type of computer you use,
technical information about your means of connection to our websites (such as the operating systems and the
Internet service providers utilized), and other similar information. Our systems may also automatically gather
information about the areas you visit and search terms you utilize on our websites and about the links you may
select from within the sites to other areas of the World Wide Web or elsewhere online.
Although an industry-standard do-not-track (DNT) protocol has not yet been established, The Y’s information
collection and disclosure practices and the choices it offers to consumers will continue to operate as described
in this Policy.
Use of Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We use non-personally identifiable information for our purposes related to running YMCAs and their programs,
and, in particular, to administering websites, and, in the aggregate, to determine what technologies are being
used. We may also share aggregate, non-personally identifiable information with third-parties.
Collection of Sensitive Information
Where necessary, The Y may collect certain sensitive information from you, including
payment card or bank account information to process fees or donations;
health information in connection with various fitness programs, programs in which we are responsible for
supervising children, health screenings, or other health service events that we may provide from time to
Access to sensitive information is restricted to those individuals who have a legitimate need for access. We will
not use or disclose your information to third-parties unless such disclosure is necessary to accomplish the
purpose for which the information is collected.
Privacy of Children
We are mindful that young people need special safeguards and privacy protection. We realize that they may
not understand or be able to meaningfully consent to the provisions of our policy or be able to make thoughtful
decisions about the choices that are made available to our adult users. We strongly urge all parents or legal
guardians to participate in their children’s exploration of the Internet and any online services and to teach their
children about protecting their personal information while online.
To provide the services we offer, we sometimes need to collect certain information about children in both online
and offline contexts. If we ask for PII from children under 13 in connection with our online services, where
required we will comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), including taking additional
steps to protect the privacy of such information, including
obtaining verifiable consent from the parent or legal guardian of the child before collecting or using the
notifying parents about what PII is being requested and how that PII will be used and/or shared, such as
through this policy;
limiting the online collection of PII from children to no more than is reasonably necessary to accomplish the
purpose of the collection;
giving parents a description of and access to the PII we have collected from their children;
offering them the opportunity to request that such PII be changed or deleted;
offering them an opportunity to prevent any further use or collection of information about their children; and
maintaining reasonable procedures to ensure the confidentiality, security and integrity of the personal
We may also need to collect certain information about children and minors in an offline context, such as when
a parent or legal guardian of a minor signs up for a membership including the child at a local YMCA, or for
a program or camp we offer at one of our locations; and
minors visit our facilities without a membership, where we may collect information about them to be able to
contact their parent or legal guardian to notify them of an injury or other issues involving the minor.
Links to Other Sites
Users may find other content on our websites that link to the sites and services of other third-parties. We do not
control the content or links appearing on these sites. Third-party sites or services, including their content and
links, may be constantly changing and may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. We
encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third-party sites or services before providing any of them
with your personal information.
If you opt-in to receive information from us, you can change your mind later. If at any time you would like to
stop receiving such information or opt out of a feature, you may change your options by contacting
email@example.com. You should be aware, however, that it is not always possible to completely remove or
modify information in our databases and servers, although we will make reasonable efforts to do so upon your
request, and we are unable to have your information removed from the records of any third-party who has been
provided with your information in accordance with this policy.
Personal Data Access and Accuracy
You may contact The Y with inquiries or complaints regarding the use of information about you. We will use
reasonable efforts to grant reasonable requests to access data about the requester. We will also make
reasonable requests to correct any incorrect or misleading data about the requester.
YMCAs take appropriate administrative, technical, and physical measures to safeguard against unauthorized
processing of personal information, and against the accidental loss of, or damage to, personal data. However,
The Y cannot provide an absolute guarantee of the security of any of our websites or any other site on the
Consent to Transfer
YMCA websites are operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be
aware that any information you provide to The Y will be transferred to the United States By using YMCA
websites, participating in any YMCA services, and/or providing us with your information, you consent to this
Updating your Personal Information
You can update your personal information by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or via a written request
mailed to: 400 Oaklawn, Corsicana, TX 75110. Please do not send Social Security numbers or other sensitive
information to us via unencrypted email.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and the
YMCA of Corsicana with respect to use of the Website, superseding all prior or contemporaneous
communications and/or proposals. The YMCA of Corsicana reserves the right to make changes to these
Terms and Conditions immediately by posting the changed Terms and Conditions in this location. By continuing to use the Website, you are agreeing to all changes made by the YMCA of Corsicana. A printed version of these Terms and Conditions shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to use of the Website to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
The Website is controlled and operated by the YMCA of Corsicana from its principal office in the State of Texas, USA. The YMCA of Corsicana makes no representation that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access the Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the
extent local laws are applicable. The Website is not intended to subject the YMCA of Corsicana to the laws or jurisdiction of any state, country or territory other than the State of Texas and the United States of America.