Amigos de las Américas (AMIGOS) is committed to protecting your privacy. Our donors not only trust us to be good stewards of their funds, but to honor their privacy in regard to their personal information. All other users, whether they are alumni of the program or have recently expressed interest, are treated with the same level of information protection.
AMIGOS does not sell or trade its supporter list and/or mailing list with any other organization, nor do we send fundraising solicitations to our supporter list on behalf of other organizations.
AMIGOS subscribes to the Donor Bill of Rights. The Donor Bill of Rights was developed by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
Donor Bill of Rights
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To assure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
The Personal Information AMIGOS Collects
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the AMIGOS website. On some pages you can make donations, request information, or order products. The types of personal information collected are:
This is not a comprehensive list.
All subjects have the right to data access, data rectification, and the right to be forgotten and deleted from the AMIGOS database.
How we collect your information
What we do with personal information
AMIGOS uses your contact information for internal purposes only. We may send you organizational updates, program information, and donation requests via email, SMS texting, and direct mail.
All subjects have the right to data access, data rectification, and the right to be forgotten and deleted from the AMIGOS database. You can opt out of communications, alter information, or request that information be deleted by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
How we protect your personal information
AMIGOS cares about protecting the information collected on our website. We use high grade encryption and HTTPS secure websites when collecting personal information. This method is the industry standard security protocol. AMIGOS works with 3rd party companies that collect and process all our credit card transactions and other personal information and they also use high grade encryption and security protocols to keep this information secure and private. AMIGOS does not keep any credit card information on file, but does save personal information entered through online forms. AMIGOS has an appointed Data Protection Officer that oversees all data protection and GDPR guidelines.
Credit card information is collected by 3rd party merchant companies that use secure protocols that are industry standard.
AMIGOS partners with 3rd party companies such as Salesforce, Zapier, CauseVox, Stripe, and WordPress. Users may request a complete list of these companies.
AMIGOS will notify all subjects of a data breach that might compromise their privacy within 72 hours.