The Civic Symphony Association of San Francisco Privacy Policy

The Civic Symphony Association of San Francisco is committed to protecting the privacy and accuracy of your personally identifiable information to the extent possible, subject to the provisions of state and federal law. This privacy policy will notify you of the following:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected from you, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  • What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
  • The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We have access to and collect information including your name, address, email address, phone number, contribution/donation amounts, and/or musical preferences that you voluntarily give us via email, our website or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to a third party.

When we collect and use your personal data, we will do so to facilitate the functioning of the events managed by the Civic Symphony Association of San Francisco and to engage in fundraising activities for our organization. This includes notifying you about our events, learning about your participation in events, communicating changes in plans, guidance from our musical leadership and updates from the board of director and management team, reconciling membership dues payments or donations with our account system, and reaching out to the membership and the audience for fundraising purposes.

We will not use the data we have from you for any other purpose, such as commercial advertising or market research without your express consent or unless required by law.

This applies to all personal data you provide to us, including such information as your name, address, e­mail address, phone number or fax number.

A "cookie" is a text file with a unique identifier that is placed on your hard disk by a website’s server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by the website that issued the cookie to you. We do not use cookies to store anonymous information or to track personally identifiable information on this site without registering. We use cookies only in the most limited manner, that is, to help our web servers maintain your current session as you go from one page to another.

We do not track its customers over time and across third party websites to provide targeted advertising and therefore do not respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.

Please Note: We are a general audience site and do not direct our content specifically at nor do we solicit personal information from children under 13 years of age or minors. If we learn or have reason to suspect that a site user is under age 13 or a minor, we will promptly delete any personal information in that user’s account.

Your Access to and Control Over Information You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Security We take precautions to protect your information and we make all reasonable efforts to protect your data from non­authorized users. This includes keeping information on reputable information hosting services. Accordingly, we use secure communications technologies whenever we transfer or receive certain types of sensitive information, such as financial data, and we restrict access to customer information to the use of authorized staff only.

In spite of best efforts, data can be compromised by accident. By using this site, you are acknowledging that risk and agree to not hold Civic Symphony Association of San Francisco liable for any damages that might result from data breaches.

We will not disclose information about your personal data without your consent unless disclosure is required by the authorities or by law, is in response to subpoenas or other legal instruments that authorize disclosure, or is necessary to exercise our legal rights.

The site may contain links to other websites. If you choose to visit other websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those other websites and it is your responsibility to review the privacy policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.

Any revisions to this privacy policy will be posted at this URL.

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, you should contact us by email at