Privacy Policy

This site and its domain are owned by Performing Arts Festival of the Eastside (“Owner”).

Respecting customer privacy is extremely important to the Owner. To assure you of our commitment to privacy, the Owner publishes and complies with this Privacy Policy and requires hosted Owners to comply with this document in its delivery of service to you, the end user.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

The Owner minimizes the collection of information that personally identifies you or allows you to be contacted (“Personal Information”). The Owner and its necessary service providers use your Personal Information to operate this web site, which includes providing customer service to end users, billers, and financial institutions, to keep you informed of this site’s products and services, and to fulfill legal and regulatory obligations.

In order to protect your privacy, the Owner does not share your Personal Information with any third party except as necessary to operate the site and to fulfill legal and regulatory obligations.

Security of Personal Information

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, the Owner has put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure all Personal Information that the Owner collects online.

The Owner has procedures intended to limit employee access to your Personal Information to those employees with a business reason to know. The Owner educates their employees or members about the importance of confidentiality and customer privacy through standard operating procedures, training programs, and internal policies. The Owner will take appropriate disciplinary measures to enforce employee privacy responsibilities.

If the Owner hires vendors who may have access to your Personal Information, the Owner asks them to conform to our privacy standards.

Updating Your Personal Information

In the event you need to update or correct your Personal Information, features of this web site will allow you to do so or you may contact the Owner as indicated below. If you have questions about this site or this Privacy Policy, please contact webmaster@pafenorthwest.org,

Registered users of this Web site can see a summary of their Personal Account by selecting the “Your Account” link on the home page.

Correction of Problems

If at any time you believe that the Owner has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact president@pafenorthwest.org and the Owner will use all commercially reasonable efforts to investigate and, if necessary, resolve and correct the problem.

Frequently Asked Questions About Privacy

Q. Will my personal information be shared with any other companies?
A. No. The Owner will not share your name or other personal information with third parties at any time except when necessary to deliver products or services, or in response to a legal or court order.

Q. What about service providers and others involved with the Owner ?
A. A number of companies participate or may participate in providing this site. None of these companies, however, gains access to any of your Personal Information that they do not otherwise already have as a result of their separate relationship with you as a customer (for example, your bank and billers).

Q. Do my billers and financial institution have their own privacy policies?
A. Yes. What your billers and financial institutions do with your Personal Information is governed by their own separate privacy policies and practices. This Privacy Policy does not cover these parties. You should ask your billers and financial institutions directly for information about their privacy policies and practices.

Q. What about cookies?
A. Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to your computer for record-keeping purposes. Cookies can make the Web more useful by storing information about your preferences on a particular site. The use of cookies is an industry standard, and most major web sites use them to provide useful features for their customers. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user’s computer. Most browsing software is initially set to accept cookies. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this web site.

In order to use the some features of this site, such as logging in to your own account, you must have cookies turned on.

Q. How does the Owner protect my account numbers and other personal information from being obtained by someone over the Internet?
A. Registration, login, and your account pages are secured using SSL encryption. This ensures that your account numbers and personal data are never sent over the Internet unencrypted. In addition, the Owner has implemented a security system requiring users to log in with a name and password to access their account information or to make purchases.

Q. What is SSL?
A. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a security protocol that provides data encryption, server authentication, and message integrity for a connection to the Internet. The Owner uses SSL to protect consumers from unauthorized tampering or viewing of their account and billing information.