Our organization is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information of our donors, volunteers, employees, members, clients and all other stakeholders. During the course of our various projects and activities, we frequently gather and use personal information. Anyone from whom we collect such information should expect that it will be carefully protected and that any use of or other dealing with this information is subject to consent.
Personal information gathered by our organization is kept in confidence. Our personnel are authorized to access personal information based only on their need to deal with the information for the reason(s) for which it was obtained.
We use password protocols and encryption software to protect personal and other information we receive when a product or service that involves a commercial transaction is requested and/or paid for online. Our software is routinely updated to maximize protection of such information.
Further information on privacy and your rights in regard to your personal information may be found on the Privacy Commissioner of Canada website.