Legacy of Hero's Commitment to Privacy and Data Security

Legacy of a Hero is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides financial support and scholarships to individuals or their families who are in need as a result of their service to our country while in the U.S. military, particularly the US Marine Corps and Police, Fire and other First Responders

Your privacy is very important to us. This privacy policy was created to explain how we use your data when you visit our website. This policy can change from time to time and will be updated accordingly. Legacy of a Hero takes your privacy and data security seriously, and has put measures in place to protect your information.

Safety and Security

How we collect and protect your information?

We collect and protect information from you when you visit our site, subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form, make a donation, or apply to become a volunteer. When using our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter personal information.

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.

If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

Legacy of a Hero does not collect financial data; credit card transactions are collected by a third party provider PayPal. All sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via PayPal. All transactions are processed through PayPal and are not stored or processed on our servers.

How we use information we collect

Your information will be used by Legacy of a Hero for the purposes of carrying out our mission which includes:

  • Creating a database of donors and sponsors

  • Communications with you about upcoming events,  fundraisers, future projects, and sharing information on Legacy of a Hero in the news. 

  • Complying with applicable laws, regulations, legal processes or enforceable governmental requests.

Third-party disclosure and third-party links

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety. 

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

How to contact us?

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us at at LCPLcbcIII@LegacyOfaHero.org or 973-943-0197 

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