We are committed to the protection of your privacy and are governed by strict ethics and sound privacy practices.
Scripture Union Canada treats all customer information with the strictest of confidentiality. Financial information that is collected is only used to bill for donations, products and services. Customer information is only used to make contact for customer service reasons. Customers may opt out of receiving future mailings.
Scripture Union Canada is committed to the protection of your privacy. We ensure our activities in Canada and abroad – whether conducted face-to-face, online, by telephone or post – are governed by strict ethics and sound privacy practices.
Any information you provide will not be sold, will not be traded to third parties, and not used to send you unsolicited mail.
When you support Scripture Union by donating online, you do so through a SSL-encrypted secure site.
Non-identifying information that we learn about your visit automatically (such as the type of browser and operating system you use) will be used only to make our site more useful to visitors.
Scripture Union Canada operates the https://scriptureunion.ca/ website, which provides training, education, resources and support for Children’s Ministry and Bible Engagement in Canada.
Information Collection and Use
While using our service, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name, phone number, and postal address. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.
When you visit our Service, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data that is commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive. Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve our service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our service.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
· To facilitate our service;
· To provide the service on our behalf;
· To perform service-related services; or
· To assist us in analyzing how our service is used.
Third parties have access to your personal information to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. They are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your personal information, thus we are striving to use acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to Other Sites
Our service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the privacy policies of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we can delete your child’s information.
Updated March 18, 2022.
Who we are
Suggested text: Our website address is: https://scriptureunion.ca.
Suggested text: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Suggested text: If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Suggested text: If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
Suggested text: If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
Suggested text: If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
Suggested text: If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Suggested text: Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.