Privacy Policy

It is the policy of Common Ground Senior Services to respect and protect the privacy of our donors and the user of this website (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”).  We want to reassure users of the Site that we will not sell, share, or rent User information to others in a matter different than as set forth in this Privacy Statement.  Donor information is not sold or shared, whether the donation is made online through the Site, by mail, or through other traditional forms of giving.

Information Collection

Common Ground Senior Services collects information from the Users of the Site at several different points on the Site.  For example, we collect and/or request information when a user:

  1. Makes a donation or gift
  2. Submits a volunteer application on the site
  3. Submits an employment resume on the site
  4. Participates in an online survey
  5. Subscribes to a newsletter
  6. Submits an email

In order to fulfill the request of Site Users in the above instances, the user may be requested to provide contact and/or credit card information. 

We will collect personal identification information from Users of the Site only if they voluntarily submit such information to us.  Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site.  Non-personal identification may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to the Site, such as the operating system and the Internet Service Provider utilized, IP address, and other similar information.

Web Browser Cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience.  User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them.  Users may choose t set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent.  If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How We Protect Your Information

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.

Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent User personal identification information to others.  We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys.  We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Third Party Websites

Users may find content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, sponsors and other third parties.  We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site.  In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing.  These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies.  Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits Users of this Site that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  To make such a request please contact at the address shown at the bottom of this page.  Under Section § 1798.3, we currently do not share any personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. 

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Common Ground Senior Services has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page.  We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect.  You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of this policy.  If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site.  Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, please contact us at:

80 Ridge Road, Suite A
Sutter Creek, CA 95685

This document was last updated on September 25, 2018