Challenger Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit education organization that develops and delivers K12 education programs. This Privacy Notice (“Notice”) describes how and why Challenger Center (“Challenger Center,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) collects, uses, and shares your personal information when you visit or use our website, located at https://www.challenger.org/ (the “Site”) and content, functionality, and services offered on or through the Site (the “Services”). If you do not agree with our policies and practices, do not use our Site or Services. By accessing our Site or Services or donating, you acknowledge the policies outlined here.
We may revise this Notice from time to time. When we update our Notice we will take appropriate measures to inform you, consistent with the significance of the changes we make. If you do not agree with our changes, you should cease use of our Site and Services immediately.
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from individuals under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age, do not provide any information about yourself on the Site.
Challenger Center will not knowingly display personal information about children under the age of 13 on this Site without first seeking parental consent. If you are a parent or guardian and you discover that your child under 13 years of age has provided personal information to us, then you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Depending on your interaction with the Site or Services, we may collect information from you directly or automatically, including when you:
You may provide us with your name, postal address, email address, telephone number, newsletter interests, and payment information including your, credit card number and other billing information. You may also provide additional information that can be used to personally identify you when you use our Services.
When you visit the Site, or use our Services, we automatically collect certain information about your devices, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, your approximate location, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site.
We automatically collect information from your devices using the following technologies:
We use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your device until you delete them). To make it easier for you to understand why we need them, the Cookies we use on our Site can be grouped into the following categories:
Cookies can be controlled, blocked, or restricted through your web browser settings. Information on how to do this can be found in the Help section of your browser. All Cookies are browser-specific. Therefore, if you use multiple browsers or devices to access websites, you will need to manage your Cookie preferences across these environments.
Find out how to manage Cookies on popular browsers:
If you are using a mobile device to access the Site, you will need to refer to your instruction manual or other help/settings resource to find out how you can control Cookies on your device. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
Please note: If you restrict, disable, or block any or all Cookies from your web browser or mobile or other device, the Site may not operate properly, and you may not have access to our services available through the Site. We shall not be liable for any impossibility to use the Site or degraded functioning thereof, where such are caused by your settings and choices regarding Cookies.
We may use the information we collect from and about you on and through the Site for any of the following purposes:
We may use the information we collect about you in other ways, which we will tell you about at the time we collect it or before we begin using it for those other purposes.
We may use aggregated or anonymized information for any lawful purpose, including, but not limited to analyzing trends, administering the Site, tracking users’ movements on the Site, and for management and improvement of the Site. We may also use this information to monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors or features viewed, or to track engagement in any interactive portion of the Site.
We may share your personal information by disclosing it to a third party for a business purpose. We only make these business purpose disclosures under written contracts that describe the purposes, require the recipient to keep the personal information confidential, and prohibit using the disclosed information for any purpose except performing the contract.
We may share your information with third parties, including:
We do not sell or share your personal information with third parties unless we provide you with advance notice, such as within this Notice or at the point we collect the data from you. We may also share your personal information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
We may also disclose your personal information as part of a corporate business transaction such as a merger or acquisition, divestiture, sale of company assets, or in the event of insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership. In these cases, personal information could be transferred to third parties as a business asset.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. However, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Site. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site.
We retain your personal information for as long as we have a business relationship with you and as required by applicable law.
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits users of our Site who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of the information you provide through the Site to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at email@example.com.
Some browsers offer a “Do Not Track” privacy preference. Generally, when a user turns on the “Do Not Track” signal, their browser sends a message to websites requesting that the user not be tracked. Our Site currently does not respond to “Do Not Track” signals.
You have certain rights in relation to the personal data we hold about you. In connection with these rights, you may:
You may exercise these rights free of charge by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. However, subject to the applicable law, we may charge a reasonable fee or refuse to act on a request if it is manifestly unfounded or excessive; for example, if the same request is made repetitively. In some situations, we may refuse to act or impose limitations on the information disclosed if, for instance, the disclosure is likely to adversely affect the rights and freedoms of others, prejudice the execution or enforcement of the law, or interfere with pending or future litigation.
Please be aware that the Site and all associated systems are housed on servers in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, information we collect are processed and stored in the United States, which may not offer the same level of privacy protection as the UK. By using the Site and providing information to us, you consent to the transfer to and processing of the information in the United States.
You have the right to lodge a complaint about our processing of your personal information with the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”), which is the Supervisory Authority in the UK. The ICO address:
Information Commissioner’s Office
The ICO Helpline: 0303 123 1113
ICO website: https://www.ico.org.uk
You are in control of any personal information you provide to us. If at any time, you would like to access, review, correct, and/or delete the personal information we have about you, you can let us know via the contact details listed below. Please allow 30 days for this request to be processed.
Your personal information may be stored in different locations depending upon the reason for which you originally submitted the information. If you make an inquiry in relation to your personal information, the more information you can provide us about when you originally submitted your personal information, the quicker we will be able to retrieve your personal information.
If requested, all reasonable steps to delete personal information will be made, except where it is required for legal reasons. Deletion of information may result in us being unable to facilitate or provide you with information about certain transactions (including the uploading of, access to, and receipt of, content on our Site, including donation and volunteer history), other content, services or product information, upcoming event information, and/or provide certain content, products or services.
If you do not receive a satisfactory response from us to your query, problem, or complaint, you may refer your query, problem, or complaint to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner via the contact details listed at https://www.oaic.gov.au/about-us/contact-us/.
If you have data protection questions or questions about this Notice, you can reach us via email at email@example.com, by telephone using 202-827-1580, or by writing to us at:
Attention: Data Privacy
750 First Street NE, Suite 1050
Washington, DC 20002