Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for PLCC Website

Pine Lake Covenant Church, Sammamish, Washington 
Last updated 2/21/2013

Scope

This privacy policy applies to the web site of Pine Lake Covenant Church located at plcc.org. Other interactions with PLCC such as phone, email (including newsletters), paper forms, etc. are outside the scope of this policy. 

Information Collected

PLCC collects only the information provided while the site is being used. For anonymous visitors to the site, the computing platform, browser type and browser version are collected along with pages viewed and session information such as start/stop time and session duration. Beyond this anonymous information, the site collects information volunteered by you such as posting comments, asking questions or submitting your contact information when registering for an event. In the case of online giving, PLCC links to several banking web sites and offers the option of submitting credit card information for direct one-time or repeat giving. Credit card information collected from site pages is never stored on our site. It is encrypted and directly forwarded to our payment processing service, Authorize.NET. 

Information Use

PLCC uses the information you provide for the purposes for which it was originally collected, such as responding to your requests for information about and participation in church activities, subscribing to email updates, online giving and volunteering. Information collected through use of our web site is used for normal operations of PLCC, including web site traffic monitoring and protection, capacity planning, research into site usage patterns and trends, as well as for the normal operations of PLCC ministries. 

Third Party and External Sites

PLCC does not sell any of your information to third parties. 

Any third party websites that you visit as a result of linking, searching, or surfing from our website might collect and record data about you. Please be aware that we cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of websites not under our control. Links are provided for your convenience only. PLCC does not control third party websites and assumes no liability or responsibility for them, including any content or services provided to you. You should not consider any link to or from another website as an endorsement of that website by PLCC. 

Who Has Access?

PLCC staff, Leadership Team, and members of the Technology Steering Team have access to your information as collected from the web site. When registering/paying online for an event, the event coordinators may also have access to information you submitted via the online registration form. 

Protection

PLCC protects information collected through use of its web site by ensuring the web server hardware used to host the site on the Internet is operated in a secure facility. Access is permitted only to authorized personnel employed by the web site and hosting companies (SiteOrganic, Edge Media and PEER 1). 

Disclaimer of Warranties

You understand and agree that: (a) we are not responsible for the timeliness, misdelivery, deletion, or failure to store any information uploaded (or attempted to be uploaded) by you or any other user; (b) we make no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the information and services provided or obtained through the website or the results of your use of the website; (c) it is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness, and usefulness of all information obtained or provided through the website; (d) we may, in our sole discretion, modify, add or discontinue any aspect, content or feature of the website and (e) the information on the website may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current and, therefore, we reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omissions and to change or update information at any time without prior notice. 

You understand and agree that use of plcc.org and the resources found here is at your sole risk, that any materials downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the website is at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such materials. We make no warranty or representation as to the security of any information you transmit to us. 

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Pine Lake Covenant Church, its affiliates, or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive, or exemplary damages, or any damages for loss of profits, use, data, goodwill, or other intangibles) arising from or in any way connected with these terms, the use of (or the inability to use) the website or the materials, the licensed marks, or any information, goods, or services obtained on or from the website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence), or any other legal theory, and whether or not Pine Lake Covenant Church is advised of the possibility of such damages.