Privacy Policy and Terms of Service

By accessing or using the Site, you agree to this Privacy Policy.

If you do not agree to this privacy policy and the terms of service, please do not use this site.

Your privacy is critically important to us.

OurStand.org has a few fundamental principles about privacy and the information we collect.

OurStand.org will not ask you for personal information unless it is necessary.

OurStand.org does NOT collect phone numbers or physical addresses.

OurStand.org will utilize safe, secure technology to protect your personally identifiable information.

Below is our privacy policy, which incorporates these goals.

Ourstand.org operates a website at https://www.ourstand.org

It is OurStand.org’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Petitions and Surveys

For petitions, pledges, and surveys you’ve signed or completed, we treat your stated name and comments as public information.

Our petitions are public documents. Your stated name and any comments are public and on the site. 

We may also provide completed lists of names and the information you volunteered, including your name, email address and zip code to the government agency, organization, and / or the elected official that the petition is targeted to.

These may include the President of the United States, Congress, Specific Elected Officials, or Government agencies.

We will not, however, at any time, make your email address public to anyone other than the target organization or individual of the petition.

We do not ask for or phone numbers and/or street addresses and therefore do not make them public.

Consent to be added to our email newsletter

By signing a petition, pledge or survey on OurStand.org you agree to be added to our email newsletter list that includes the opportunity to receive emails from OurStand.org and/or our affiliate companies managed by the same ownership.

We do not sell or rent our email list to any outside companies. 

You can manage your email subscription at any time and easily unsubscribe if you decide you would rather not receive communication from us.

Every email newsletter will have an easy “unsubscribe” link that will allow you to opt-out.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, OurStand.org collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. OurStand.org’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how OurStand.org’s visitors use its website.

OurStand.org also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. OurStand.org does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally Identifying Information

OurStand.org has created these web pages for your personal information and education. However, you are only authorized to access this website or to use the materials contained in the site if you agree to abide by all applicable laws, which constitutes an Agreement between you and OurStand.org, Inc.

Opt-Out Policy

OurStand.org offers its visitors and customers a means to choose how we may use information provided. If, at any time after registering for information or ordering services at https://www.ourstand.org, you change your mind about receiving information from us or about sharing your information with third parties, simply utilize the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any email newsletter from us.

Aggregated Statistics

OurStand.org may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. OurStand.org may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, OurStand.org does not disclose personally identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally Identifying Information

OurStand.org discloses potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on OurStand.org’s behalf or to provide services available at OurStand.org’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country. By using OurStand.org’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. OurStand.org will not rent or sell potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, OurStand.org discloses potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when OurStand.org believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of OurStand.org, third parties or the public at large. OurStand.org may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, websites we own, to solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with updates on OurStand.org and our products. OurStand.org takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally identifying and personally identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. OurStand.org reserves the right to use cookies to help OurStand.org identify and track visitors, their usage of OurStand.org website, and their website access preferences. OurStand.org visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using OurStand.org’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of OurStand.org’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Third Party Websites

OurStand.org uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, emails, address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. OurStand.org is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of each and every website to learn how such website collects and uses personally identifiable information.

Website Privacy Policy Changes

OurStand.org reserves the right to modify, amend, or alter its Privacy Policy from time to time. OurStand.org encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.