Madison Avenue Baptist Church (referred to herein as “MABC,” “we,” “us” or “the Church”) is committed to protecting the privacy of the Personal Information you share with us via our website or other online portals. “Personal Information” is information that identifies or otherwise relates to you or other individuals. Our goal is to handle Personal Information responsibly and apply reasonable data privacy and security standards to such information. By using this website, you understand that we may use your Personal Information as described in this Policy.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
When you connect with our website, including by donating to the Church via our website, signing up for our e-newsletters or viewing our podcasts, we and third parties with whom we do business may collect Personal Information directly from you or obtain other information from your computer or other device. Personal Information may include your first and last name and email address.
Donations or other payments are accepted through PayPal and we do not collect, receive or otherwise handle your payment card information.
If you provide us with Personal Information about others, or if others give us your Personal Information, we will use that information only for the specific reason for which it was provided.
Sharing of Personal Information
We may share your Personal Information with our service providers, such as our email marketing service provider, which distributes our e-newsletter, or other third parties that assist us in fulfilling our Church activities. We do not sell or otherwise provide your Personal Information to third parties for marketing purposes. Please be aware that you may also share your Personal Information with us, third parties and members of the public by posting comments or other materials to our social media pages.
The Church welcomes “honorary members” from around the world. Our website, podcasts, e-newsletters and other communications are available to and accessible by our global family. By providing us with your Personal Information to subscribe to our electronic communications, you consent to the collection, use, processing, disclosure and transfer of such information in the United States and other countries or territories, which may not offer the same level of data protection as the country where you reside.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
This kind of information allows us to track how many visitors access the website, the date and time of their visit, the length of their stay, and which pages they view. It enables us to compile statistics about our visitors and the use of our website. We may share this information with third parties that assist us in improving the content and functionality of our website and to improve our programs and services, among other things. Our website does not respond to browser do-not-track signals at this time.
We partner with a third party agency to assist with online marketing services. This may include displaying advertising on our website or managing our advertising on other sites, including social media sites like Facebook.
Security of Your Information
We take the security of your Personal Information seriously. We use reasonable technical, physical and organizational measures to safeguard your Personal Information.
Third Party Privacy Policies
The MABC website, e-newsletters, podcasts and social media pages are not directed at minors. We therefore request that minors not provide Personal Information on our website or via other online portals.
Madison Avenue Baptist Church
129 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Phone: (212) 685-1377
Effective: August 2016