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Privacy Policy

Overview:

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society (CMOHS) and the Medal of Honor Foundation (MOHF) are committed to keeping any and all personal information collected of those individuals who visit our website and make use of our online facilities and services accurate, confidential, secure and private. Our privacy policy has been designed to ensure those affiliated with CMOHS and MOHF of our commitment not only to meet but to exceed most existing privacy standards.

This policy applies to all information received by CMOHS or MOHF, both online and offline, on any Platform (“Platform”, includes the CMOHS/MOHF website, social media, etc), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

This privacy policy will be updated periodically, so please be sure to reread it from time to time. By submitting your personal information to us, you are agreeing that the CMOHS and MOHF may use the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

 Personal Information:

The CMOHS and MOHF will not share or sell a donor’s personal information with anyone else.

We do not use this Website to collect any personally identifiable information about you other than what you provide voluntarily. We may use such voluntarily provided information to improve our understanding of your interests, to improve our services, or to contact you for future support either by e-mail or postal mail. We may collect demographic information from other sources to help us learn more about user characteristics and needs.

In order to utilize certain features of our site or receive information from the CMOHS or MOHF, you may choose to provide personal information. If you do submit information to us, we will use that information for the purposes for which it was submitted. We may also use your information in other ways, such as to contact you about other CMOHS of MOHF activities and/or fundraising campaigns or as otherwise disclosed to you at the point of collection. We may also use your name, postal delivery information and phone number to contact you offline. If you do not wish us to contact you offline, receive such mailings, please contact us.

The CMOHS and MOHF use third-party vendors to provide services on this Website and in offline business operations. The information that you submit on this site may be provided to those vendors on a confidential basis so that those vendors can provide services (such as maintaining our database, sending e-mail messages, facilitating fundraising activities, or processing credit card transactions) on our behalf.

Other than as described in this privacy policy, or as may be necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of our organization or others, or as may be necessary to comply with applicable law, the CMOHS and MOHF will not give, or sell the personal information you provide online.

 Financial Information:

If you choose to make an online donation to the CMOHS, you will have to provide your credit card billing information. This information is collected and transferred over the Internet using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to our secure server. If you are making a donation, the credit card information that you provide at the time of donation is used only to process your donation and will not be used by us for any other purposes. Further security information is provided on our Donate page.

 Use of E-mail Address:

You may be asked to provide your email address and other personal information to the CMOHS or MOHF when you make a donation or create an online account. The CMOHS and MOHF will only use your e-mail address to send information about the CMOHS or MOHF (such as news and events, special programs and fundraising campaigns). You can unsubscribe from CMOHS/MOHF email at any time by following the instructions outlined on each email. The information gathered from subscribers to CMOHS/MOHF email (including email address) is not shared with other organizations or companies and we do not sell or rent email addresses. From time to time, we may send out email messages that might include information about like-minded organizations and companies.

 Data Collection and Storage:

This Web site collects information such as the visitor’s domain name, site traffic patterns, and server usage statistics. This information is used to improve the performance and content of our Web pages and to personalize content and layout of our pages for individual visitors. We do not collect your email address unless you choose to communicate with us via email or you volunteer your email address on a form on this site.

CMOHS or MOHF may disclose your personal information, without prior notice to you, only if required to do so pursuant to applicable laws and/or in a good faith belief that such action is deemed necessary or required to:

  • Conform to decrees, laws and/or statutes or in an effort to comply with any process which may be served upon CMOHS or MOHF and/or its website;
  • Safeguard and/or preserve all the rights and/or property of CMOHS and MOHF; and
  • Perform under demanding conditions in an effort to safeguard the personal safety of users of www.cmohs.org and/or the general public.

 Use of “Cookies”:

The CMOHS/MOHF Web site may use “cookies” and similar means to collect aggregate statistical information. Aggregate information does not identify any individual person. We may use or disclose aggregate information for any purpose. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and are designed to be read only by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies are also used to recognize visitor preferences, temporarily store session information and past activity at our site in order to provide better service and easier access when individuals return to our site. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this or other Web sites you visit. We use third-party advertising companies to create and distribute advertising on our behalf. These companies may also employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or Web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is anonymous.

Disabling Cookies:

To remove cookies from your computer, visit your Internet browser’s “Help” section for information on how to delete cookies. In addition, there are many Web sites that provide browser- and operating system-specific information on how to delete cookies. When thinking about whether you want to delete cookies, you should be aware that some sites require cookies to function properly. After you delete cookies, you may have to re-register with some sites or you may notice difficulty in browsing some sites.

 Security:

This Web site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. The security measures used on this site include, but are not limited to, industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology, firewalls and internal policies to maintain the security of stored data. Account information for Recurring Pledges/Monthly Giving is encrypted and stored securely via SafeSave™ for automatic processing.

While we follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100 percent secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

 Warranties:

THE CMOHS and MOHF MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, SUITABILITY, OR SAFETY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITH SPECIFIC DISCLAIMER OF ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE CMOHS and MOHF MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND THAT THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THIS WEB SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT HOSTS THE SITE ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER FORMS OF HARMFUL COMPUTER CODE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE CMOHS, ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR ANY OTHER PERSON WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION OR DELIVERY OF THIS WEB SITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE.

 External Links:

Links to other Web sites do not imply an endorsement of the materials disseminated at those Web sites, nor does the existence of a link to another site imply that the organization or person publishing at that site endorses any of the materials at this site. Links to other Web sites are provided by the CMOHS or MOHF as a convenience to its users. The CMOHS and MOHF are not responsible for the materials contained at any Web site linked to this site. If you visit the Web sites of any of our partners, please consult their privacy policy. Our privacy policies apply only to your use of the CMOHS/MOHF site. We do not disclose personally identifiable information to those operating linked sites and we are not responsible for their privacy practices.

 Acceptance of Terms:

Through the use of this website, you are hereby accepting the terms and conditions stipulated within the aforementioned Privacy Policy Agreement. If you are not in agreement with our terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our sites. In addition, your continued use of our website following the posted of any updates or changes to our terms and conditions shall mean that you are in agreement and acceptance of such changes.

How to Contact Us:

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Privacy Policy Agreement related to our website, please feel free to contact us at the following email, telephone number, or mailing address.

Contact: Kat Blomquist

Email  [email protected]

Telephone 843-884-8862

Mailing Address  Congressional Medal of Honor Society
40 Patriots Point Road

Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Effective October 10, 2021


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