Revised September 16, 2009
America's Blood Centers collects information to better serve our member organizations, blood donors, and supporters.†When we have a better picture of how people are using our Web site, we can improve the browsing experience for visitors.
The information we gather depends on the Web site involved and the portion of the Web site being visited.†For password protected areas, we capture information including the username and the date, time, and/or length of the visit.†In other areas, we record information that you affirmatively provide to us.†For example, if you order materials from us (such as the My Blood, Your Blood educational videos) we need to record and/or store your personal information to help you received the requested materials.†In such cases, we also need to share such information on a limited basis with the third parties that help us process and deliver the order, such as providing your credit card information to the credit card processor or giving your address to the delivery company.
For general visitors to our Web sites, we use "cookies" and other tools to collect information about users' visits, such as which pages of the site are visited and for how long.†Although some of the information collected may be linked to a specific IP address, we do not try to identify the person(s) using that IP address except for the very limited circumstances described herein.†These cookies track only your visit to our Web site and do not capture other data about your Web usage.
If you want to be able to receive information from America's Blood Centers, you may provide your name and contact information to us through the Web site.†By doing so, you consent to receive communications from America's Blood Centers or its members. We will not sell or rent your information to other marketers.†Your personal information would only be disclosed to a third party (other than as described herein) upon a merger or reorganization between us and such a third party.
Our Web sites will occasionally have links to other Web sites that are not operated by America's Blood Centers.†We are not responsible for the contents of those websites and have no control over what information they may or may not collect from you.
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from visitors under the age of 13.†If you are a parent and you discover that your child under the age of 13 provided personal information to us, please let us know and we will delete that information from our files.
America's Blood Centers
725 15th Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
Attention:† Legal Department