Privacy Policy

Effective Date: Immediate

Thank you for visiting the Foundation to Commemorate the Chinese Railroad Workers in Canada website (“the Website”). We value your privacy and are committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and protect the information you provide to us through the Website. By accessing and using the Website, you consent to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect
1.1 Personal Information: We may collect personal information, such as your name, email address, postal address, and phone number when you voluntarily provide it to us through forms or communications on the Website. This includes information provided when subscribing to our updates or when submitting details of descendants of the Chinese railroad workers in Canada.
1.2 Non-Personal Information: We may automatically collect non-personal information about your interactions with the Website. This information may include your IP address, browser type, device information, operating system, and browsing actions and patterns. We may use cookies or similar technologies to collect this information.

2. Use of Information
2.1 Personal Information: We may use your personal information to respond to your inquiries, provide you with requested information or services, send you updates and newsletters about the Foundation’s activities and initiatives, and communicate with you regarding matters related to the Chinese railroad workers in Canada. If you have subscribed to our updates, we will use your personal information to send you updates and relevant information.
2.2 Non-Personal Information: We may use non-personal information to analyze trends, administer the Website, improve our services, and gather demographic information for aggregate use.

3. Cookies and Tracking Technologies
3.1 Cookies: The Website uses cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your browsing experience and collect information about how you use and interact with the Website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device by your browser. They help us recognize your preferences, analyze usage patterns, and tailor content to your interests. You can control the use of cookies through your browser settings.
3.2 Third-Party Analytics: We may use third-party analytics services that utilize cookies and similar technologies to collect and analyze non-personal information about your use of the Website. These analytics providers may also collect information about your online activities across various websites and platforms over time.

4. Disclosure of Information
4.1 Third-Party Service Providers: We may engage third-party service providers to perform functions on our behalf, such as website hosting, data analysis, email communications, and sending updates to subscribers. These providers may have access to your personal information only to the extent necessary to perform their duties and are obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of your information.
4.2 Legal Compliance and Protection: We may disclose your personal information if required by law or if we believe that such action is necessary to comply with a legal obligation, protect and defend our rights and property, prevent fraud, or protect the personal safety of users or the public.

5. Security
We take reasonable measures to protect the personal information we collect from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.

6. Third-Party Links
The Website may contain links to third-party websites. We have no control over the privacy practices or content of these websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any third-party sites you visit.

7. Children’s Privacy
The Website is not directed toward individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your child has provided us with personal