Privacy Policy

COVERED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY

This website and GoBig App is owned and operated by Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in New York, New York. Our online properties comprise of, but are not limited to, all pages found under www.bigsnyc.org, our App (www.gobigapp.com), and certain partner sites. This privacy policy applies to these sites and other sites, mobile apps or other online services we operate that link to this policy (collectively, referred to below as the site).

Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC is committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of our visitors. This privacy policy discloses how we collect, protect, and use information you provide or we collect online, as well as how we protect children's privacy. If our policy practices change in the future, we will let you know by posting our revised privacy policy on our Web site. By using the pages on this site or other services covered by the posted Privacy Policy, you are accepting the practices described in the Privacy Policy.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

BBBS of NYC collects Personal Information when You register with the Organization; when You interact with the Organization's sites and the GoBig App.

The GoBig App uses usernames and passwords, and contains personal information including names and telephone numbers and accesses your phone and camera feature for GoBig App purposes only. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect Personal Information. We agree to use personal information for the limited purposes agreed to within the GoBig App.  Personal or sensitive information provided by users within the GoBig App will be held securely and only for as long as is needed.

When You apply or provide additional information we may ask for information such as Your full name, company name, email address, birth date, gender, phone number, mobile phone number, address, credit card number, business type, industry, and other details. When You apply with BBBS of NYC and use our sites, products, or services, You are not anonymous to us.

BBBS of NYC automatically receives and records information from Your computer and browser, including Your IP Address, BBBS of NYC cookies and other device information, software and hardware attributes, and the page You requested.

By providing your telephone number(s), including your mobile phone number, to BBBS of NYC , You expressly consent to receive non-marketing calls and text messages from BBBS of NYC and others calling or texting on its behalf, including calls and text messages made with an autodialer or prerecorded voice, at the telephone number(s) that you provide. Such calls and text messages may include, for example, password reminders, authentication messages, account- or service-related alerts and reminders, customer service communications, satisfaction surveys, and other types of non-marketing calls and text messages.

Your Personal Information may be transferred outside of the country in which You reside for processing and storage. As a result it could be subject to access by government agencies in those countries.

INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

BBBS of NYC does not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about You with other people or non-affiliated companies.

We limit access to Personal Information about You to employees, contractors, or service providers who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to You or in order to do their jobs.[MR1] 

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect Personal Information about You.

COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

BBBS of NYC may set and access cookies on Your computer. We may also set and access device identifiers which could include IP address, user agent information (browser version, OS type and version), device provided identifiers, or computed identifiers. Once You log into a Service on Your device, BBBS of NYC may link that device to Your account to provide a more personalized experience, independent of Your device settings.

BBBS of NYC may use web beacons, small segments of code that run on a web page, APIs (application programming interfaces) or SDKs (software development kits) within mobile apps, to access the Company’s cookies and device identifiers inside and outside our network of websites and in connection with the Services.

YOUR ACCOUNT INFORMATION

You can edit or deactivate Your account at any time. Domain registration may continue through Your current term unless You take steps to transfer to another provider. Certain technologies and development tools may continue to collect information until You remove them.

You may receive product update communications, emails, newsletters and other communications about or related to the Services. You will have the opportunity to opt out of marketing related and optional communications by clicking on unsubscribe links or by following unsubscribe instructions. We reserve the right to send You certain communications relating to the Services, such as service announcements, that are considered part of the Services and Your account, without offering You the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

CONTACT US

Your privacy is very important to us and we want to make your relationship with BBBS of NYC a positive one. Please contact us with any questions you have regarding our privacy policy, by calling our development office at 
212-686-2042  or email us at giving@bigsnyc.org.