Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

Internet Privacy Statement

Goodwill and its web hosting are committed to protecting the privacy of clients and web visitors. You can visit most pages on our sites without giving any information about yourself. There are times we wish and need to ask certain information in order to respond and provide the information and services that you may request. This privacy statement explains our data collection rules and use in those situations.


Collection of your Personal Information


When you send us an email, we use your email address to reply, and for a limited time we may store your email address, your message, and our response for quality assurance purposes. We may also do this to meet legal and regulatory requirements. If we collect your email address in this manner, we will not use it to notify you about Goodwill products and services. Should you receive a suspicious email that appears to be from Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc., please let us know by either calling (260) 478-7617 or by emailing us.

Statistical Information Gathering


Goodwill also collects certain information about visitor’s computer hardware and software. This information may include IP address, browser type, operating system, domain name, access times and referring Web site addresses. The information is to assist the operation of our services, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general anonymous statistics regarding use of our servers. Goodwill also collects information about which pages, sub webs, images, forms, and features visitors go to within a specific site.

Security of your Personal Information

Goodwill is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide in computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities.

Use of Cookies


Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. may place "cookies" (bits of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive) on your computer during your visit. This helps us "recognize" your computer on future visits.  The Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. does not use cookies to track your personal Web usage, to collect information about your computer or to log passwords.

Certain pages on our site may contain “Web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs). These Web beacons allow third parties to obtain information such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears, the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page containing the beacon was viewed, the type of browser used to view the page and the information in cookies set by the third party.

Changes to this Statement


If you have any questions about this Internet Privacy Statement, contact Goodwill. If you do not agree with these terms of this Privacy Statement, you may not use the site. Goodwill reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time without notice.

Proprietary Materials 


All materials contained on this web site are Copyright © 2017 Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. or are licensed or otherwise published by Goodwill with the permission of the owner of the material. All rights in such materials are reserved to the respective owners.

The materials posted on this site may be retrieved and downloaded solely for not-for-profit or educational purposes ("Authorized Uses"), provided that such Authorized Uses do not include posting, publication, transmission, or dissemination of such materials in digital or electronic form by means of the World Wide Web, e-mail, online services or any other medium now existing or hereafter developed, or the making of more than thirty (30) printed copies.

No materials contained on this web site may otherwise be copied, modified, published, broadcast, or otherwise distributed without the prior written permission of Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. Any reproduction permitted under this User Agreement must contain the following notice: "Copyright © 2017 Goodwill Industries of Northeast Indiana, Inc. All rights reserved."

The information contained on this web site, or any other web site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by Goodwill, as well as the design and layout of such web sites, contains elements protected by trade dress, copyright, or other laws, and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No text, logo, graphic, sound, or image from this web site may be copied, except in connection with the Authorized Uses described above, or retransmitted without the express written permission of Goodwill. 


Warranties

Goodwill makes no warranties or representations of any kind concerning the information contained on this web site or any linked site for any purpose. All such information is provided “as is.”

Goodwill makes no warranties or representations of any kind that the services provided by this web site or any linked site will be uninterrupted, error-free, or that the site or the server that hosts the site are free from viruses or other forms of harmful computer code.

In no event shall Goodwill, its employees, its agents, or anyone else who has been involved in the creation, production, or delivery of these pages, be liable for any direct, incidental, or consequential damages resulting from the use of this site or any linked site. 



External Links 


Links to other web sites do not imply an endorsement of the materials disseminated at those web sites, nor does the existence of a link to another site imply that the organization or person publishing at that site endorses any of the materials at this site. Links to other web sites are provided by Goodwill as a convenience to its users. Goodwill is not responsible for the materials contained at any web site linked to this site.