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“Personal Information” means information that alone or when in combination with other information may be used to identify, contact, or locate you, such as: name, address, email address, or phone number. We do not consider Personal Information to include information
that has been anonymized, de-identified or aggregated so that it does not allow a third party to easily identify a specific individual.
WHAT INFORMATION FUSE CORPS COLLECTS
We collect Personal Information directly from you when you:
- sign up for our newsletter;
- post comments on our Site;
- apply for a Position through the Site; and
- communicate with us.
We also automatically collect information, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology as you use the Site. We explain the Personal Information we collect from each of these activities in more detail below.
You may submit an application for a Position through the Site. To apply, you will need to provide Personal Information, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, biographical information, educational and professional information, and other background information. You may also provide other optional information.
Posting of Comments.
We may provide the ability for you to provide comments or feedback on our Site and particular projects and opportunities. We ask for your name and email address for such comments, but will not post this information. However, any information you provide in the comment or message box, including any Personal Information will be made publicly available on the Site and will be accessible to the public and other users. We are not responsible for the use of your Personal Information that you provide in the comment or message box and is posted on the Site.
We may collect Personal Information when you email us, submit requests through the Site, or otherwise communicate with us.
Newsletters. We collect your email address to send you newsletters about FUSE Corps.
You may submit Personal Information, such as name and contact information, about others to us so that we can contact them about Positions and the Site. We use the information to send a communication to the individual and then delete the information. You represent and warrant that you have permission and all necessary rights to provide us that Personal Information.
Cookies, Automatic Data Collection, and Related Technologies.
The Site collects and stores information that is generated automatically as you use it, including your preferences and anonymous usage statistics. The information automatically collected may include your domain name; your browser type and operating system; web pages you view; links you click; your IP address (which may be used to identify your geographic location); your device ID; the length of
Currently, our systems do not recognize browser “do-not-track” requests. You may be able to change browser settings to block and delete cookies when you access the Site through a web browser. However, if you do that, the Site may not work properly. By using the Site, you are authorizing us to gather, parse, and retain data related to your usage of the Site as set forth above.
HOW FUSE CORPS USES YOUR INFORMATION
We use Personal Information to:
- process applications for a Position;
- send you newsletter and other updates;
- facilitate and improve our Site and programs and services; or
- communicate with you.
We use your Personal Information to process your application for a Position and to communicate to our government and community partners regarding the position.
Internal and Service-Related Usage.
We use information, including Personal Information, for internal and service-related purposes and may provide it to third parties to allow us to provide, facilitate, and improve the Site. We may use and retain any data we collect to provide and improve any of our programs and services.
We may send email to the email address you provide to us and call the telephone number you provided to us, to verify information in your application and for other informational and operational purposes.
We may use information, including Personal Information, to facilitate the transmittal of information we think may be useful or relevant to you and to send you our newsletters.
We may anonymize or aggregate data collected through the Site and use it for any purpose.
HOW FUSE CORPS MAY DISCLOSE OR SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
We may disclose or share your Personal Information:
- with Host Organizations;
- with organizations with whom we are partnering for specific programs or activities;
- with our third-party vendors and service providers;
- in connection with a business transfer;
- in response to legal process;
- to comply with legal obligations;
- to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person;
- to protect and defend our rights and property; and
- with your permission.
We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes unless we have your permission. Providing to Host Organizations. The Site provides you with the ability to apply for Positions
Merger, Sale, or Other Asset Transfers.
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, financing due diligence, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, sale of FUSE Corps assets, or transition of service to another provider, your information (including Personal Information) may be sold or transferred as part of such a transaction as permitted by law and/or contract. We cannot control how such entities may use or disclose such information.
We Use Vendors and Service Providers.
We may share any information we receive with vendors and service providers retained in connection with the provision of the Site, such as web hosting companies and IT providers.
Posting on the Public Site.
With your permission, we may publish information, including Personal Information, about you on the public portion of the Site. For example, to highlight your experience as a Fellow, we may post information about your experience on the Site, including photographs of you.
To Comply with Legal Obligations and Enforce our Rights.
In Response to Legal Process.
We also may disclose the information we collect from you in order to comply with the law, a judicial proceeding, court order, or other legal processes, such as in response to a subpoena or civil investigative demand, or in response to a request from law enforcement.
To Protect Us and Others.
We also may disclose the information we collect from you where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, or situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person.
We do not rent, sell, or share Personal Information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes unless we have your permission.
With Your Permission.
We may also disclose your Personal Information with your permission.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use Personal Information from children under 13 years of age, and no part of the Site is directed to children under the age of 13. If you learn that your child has provided us with Personal Information without your consent, you may alert us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If we learn that we have collected any Personal Information from children under the age of 13, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
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One Embarcadero Center, Unit 26070
San Francisco, CA 94126
Effective Date: February 14, 2022
Last Updated Date: February 14, 2022