PRIVACY POLICY

Here at Illuminate Nations, we take privacy and security very seriously. Here is our privacy policy, information on how we handle data, and other precautions we adhere to.

Awareness – This Privacy Policy is designed to provide awareness and transparency into our private practices and principles and to explain how we process and manage your personal and financial information. We will always treat your information with care and respect.

INFORMATION COLLECTED

Illuminate Nations collects some information from all users for analytics purposes. This data contains no personally-identifiying details. This data is collected in aggregate for internal usage only. In order to continuously improve our service to you and tailor our future communications, we may ask for additional information including demographics, comments, and contact preferences.

Email Newsletter Signups – if you choose to signup for our email list, your email address is added to our subscribers list on Mailchimp, who takes data protection very seriously. Your email address is not stored on our servers nor will it be sold or given away. We hate spam too! You will also have the option to opt-out of our newsletter if you’d like to stop recieving it. Your subscription to this newsletter is not publicized.

Donations – if you choose to donate to Illuminate Nations or any of our causes via our website, we collect a minimal amount of data (your name, email address, and IP address) to help us understand our donors and to prevent abuse. This data is not stored on our servers, but on Parse, who also takes data protection seriously. Your financial information is handled by Stripe and never touches our servers. Stripe is PCI compliant. Donations are not publicized.

Sharing of Personal Information – Illuminate Nations will never sell, rent, lease, exchange or give away your personally identifiable information to third parties. Your personal information will only be shared with your permission or in the event we are required by state or federal regulations, legal procedures or other enforceable governmental requests.

The identity of those who use this website will always be kept confidential and will only be used to further Illuminate Nations’ mission and vision.

PERSONAL AND PROPERTY PROTECTION

Due to the nature of our work, some names and locations are fictionized to provide protection to certain parties. We seek to protect our staff, missionaries, partners, and friends when nessesary. If you feel like content posted on our site reveals details that place any party or property in danger, please contact us immediately and we will take any nessesary actions.