As of August 1, 2021
Personal Data: The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc. (“the Samuels Foundation”) collects the information voluntarily sent to us or entered into online web forms that users submit to apply for grants and to have their applications processed. We may also receive your personal data from third parties. For example, your colleague may give us your contact information to request that we correspond with you.
User Data: We can also access some non-identifying basic information from visitors to our website, www.samuels.org (“Samuels.org”). This includes pages viewed, type of browser used, type of operating system used, IP address, and other diagnostic data. This information is provided to us by our website host contractor, Wix.
How the Information is Used
The Foundation uses the information to:
communicate with you, including to respond to your inquiries, provide information you request from us, send you information about our activities;
process grant applications, manage and provide grants;
provide, maintain, and improve our services and website, including research and analytics regarding users of the website and usage patterns.
Service Providers and Third Party Access
The Foundation does not sell or rent personal data to third parties.
We may disclose personal data to third-party service providers who use the information to perform services on our behalf, such as website hosting and information technology services, and data management.
The Foundation may use or disclose your personal data as appropriate to respond to requests from governmental and regulatory authorities, such as the Internal Revenue Service.
We retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary for our legitimate interests, in accordance with our retention policies, and in accordance with applicable laws.
This website is directed solely at adults. If you are under the age of eighteen (or if being a “minor” is defined as a younger age in your relevant jurisdiction, that relevant age), please do not provide us with any of your personal data, including your email address.
The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. The Foundation is not responsible for any damages or liabilities relating to such security failures. Samuels.org may include links to other websites; the Foundation cannot ensure the privacy practices of other such sites.
The Samuels Foundation reserves the right to change this policy at any time and will post any changes at this site.
Samuels.org is operated and controlled by the Foundation in the United States. By using the website, you: