Website Address: https://ncprobono.org
What Personal Data We Collect and Why
At North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center, we collect personal data that can be used to identify, locate, or contact individuals. The following types of personal data are collected:
Posted Information: When visitors leave comments on our site, we collect the data displayed in the comments form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string, to help us identify and prevent spam. Please note that any comments made on the website are publicly visible to other users. If you leave a comment, you have the option to save your name, email address, and website in cookies. These cookies will facilitate a convenient experience by pre-filling your details when leaving subsequent comments. The duration of these cookies is one year.
Cookies are utilized to differentiate you from other users on our website and provide an enhanced browsing experience. They are also used for personalized advertising. While you can disable cookies by adjusting your browser settings, please be aware that this may impact the functionality of our site.
How We Use Personal Information
We may use your personal data in the following ways:
- Contacting you via phone or email
- Completing and tracking transactions
- Providing our services to you
- Authenticating users
- Personalizing the user experience
- Improving the North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center website
- Sending periodic emails and newsletters
- Connecting with you on social media platforms
- Running advertisements
- Providing you with additional relevant information
- Why We Share Your Data and With Whom
North Carolina Pro Bono Resource Center shares your personal data under the following circumstances:
Compliance with legal or regulatory obligations, such as preventing suspected fraud, physical harm, or addressing other illegal activities that require disclosing relevant information.
It is important to note that we have no control over the practices of third parties. The use of your personal data by third parties accessed through our site is governed by their own privacy policies. We encourage you to exercise caution and inquire about privacy practices before sharing your personal data with any external parties.
Data Retention Period
We retain your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill specific obligations, including legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. Factors considered when determining the appropriate retention period include the type and volume of data, its sensitivity and associated risks, and its relevance.
How We Protect Your Data
We regularly monitor our website for malware, vulnerabilities, and security breaches to ensure a safe browsing experience. While we strive to protect your personal data, it is important to acknowledge that no method of data storage or transmission over the internet can guarantee absolute security.