Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online and offline information practices in addition to the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.

Literacy Partners, Inc. which owns this website (subwayreads.org) has created this Privacy Policy to explain why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal privacy within our website. This Privacy Policy addresses those concerns.

Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org use its best efforts to respect the privacy of its online visitors. At our sites, we do not collect personally identifiable information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and knowingly. This means we do not require you to register or provide information to us in order to view our site.

Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org only gathers personally identifiable data, such as name, e-mail addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. For example, personally identifiable information may be collected in order to make a financial donation online or sign up to receive e-news. This information is used solely by Literacy Partners, Inc. and or other entities involved in the operation of this site for internal purposes. Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org lists are never sold to third parties.

We have updated our Privacy Policy based on the EU’s guidelines and the GDPR. At any time, you may:

  • Request to be deleted from our email subscribers list
  • Access and update your contact information
  • Request access to information that we hold about you

We will only share personally identifiable information with third parties when:

  • The person submitting the information authorizes us to share it
  • Sharing the information is a necessary operation of the site, for instance, to process a credit card transaction
  • We are required by law

Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org perform due diligence to only use third party vendors that have the highest standards for user privacy. As such, Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org has no control over or responsibility for the data collection and use practices of third parties that process online donation credit card transactions. Links to the third party vendors that are used to track donor information are GoDaddyPaypalStripe, and Constant Contact, which have their own privacy policies made accessible to the public.

Literacy Partners and SubwayReads.org also protect the privacy of offline donors and donations. We will not sell or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else. Literacy Partners and SubwayReads.org will not send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations.

How Do We Use Cookies?

Visitors should be aware that non-personal information and data may be automatically collected by the Literacy Partners, Inc Website (and Subway Reads website) through the use of “cookies.” “Cookies” are small text files a Website can use to recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor’s ongoing access to and use of the site, and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements.

Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor’s system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to the visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If a visitor does not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie feature.

Literacy Partners, Inc. and SubwayReads.org use “cookie” technology only to obtain non-personal information from its online visitors in order to improve visitors’ online experience and facilitate their visit within our site.

Questions?

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:

Literacy Partners, Inc.
75 Maiden Lane Suite 1102
New York, NY 10038
(212) 725-9200