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YMCA of Steuben County online privacy policy


The YMCA of Steuben County is a non-profit organization that is committed to protecting your privacy. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website; you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

This privacy policy will advise you about our guidelines concerning the use of your personal information, including, without limitation, the reasonable efforts we make to protect your personal information in accordance with these guidelines, and about what choices you have concerning our use of such information. Please read this policy carefully. We may need to change this policy from time to time by updating this page.

We keep your private information private by:

  • Not sharing your information—You've entrusted us with your personal information, and we're committed to using it wisely. The YMCA of Steuben County does not share, sell, trade or rent your personal information to other companies or individuals.
  • Using firewalls and encryption—We use firewalls and encryption technology to protect personal information on our computer systems.
  • Restricting who has access to your information—We take precautions to ensure that your internet account and personal information are accessible only by employees with authorized access.

Scope of Privacy Policy

This policy applies to your use of this site. This policy does not apply to your use of any unaffiliated site(s) to which this site links.

Personal Identification Information

When you create an online user account, you are required to provide certain identifying information, Additional information may be asked for, but not required. For purposes of applying for a membership or paying for a program, current credit card information will be required.

We may request personal identification information from you (such as your last name, age, city and state) in connection with your use of content submissions, program inquiries, and in connection with other activities, services or resources we make available on our site. In all of these cases, we will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us.

When a donation is made online, we collect only enough information to process your donation and do not use the information for any other purpose. Your payment information is transmitted to us using a secure internet method that helps ensure the confidentiality of this information. During the time your payment information resides on our computers, it is encrypted using encryption technology and can only be accessed by authorized personnel with a decryption key. These security procedures are tested and reviewed on a regular basis.

YMCA of Steuben County does not rent or sell personal identification information, including information provided by children, to outside marketers. In certain circumstances, the YMCA of Steuben County may share personal identification information with trusted service providers that need access to your information to provide operational or other support services or we may share this aggregate statistical information with other third parties; to ensure the confidentiality and security of this information, service providers must agree to safeguard all information in strict compliance with our policy. We may also provide information to regulatory authorities and law enforcement officials in accordance with applicable law or when we otherwise believe in good faith that the law requires it.

Non-Personal Identification Information

We collect non-personal identification information without limitation, through the use of the following types of methodology:

  • "Cookie" technology: A "cookie" is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system.
  • "IP address tracking": An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you are on the Internet. When you request pages from our Site, our servers log your IP address.
  • "Web beacons": A Web beacon, or "clear gif," is a small graphic image on a webpage or web-based document that a website can use to determine information about a user.

Non-personal identification information might include the browser you use, the type of computer, technical information about your means of connection to our site (such as the operating systems and the internet service providers utilized), and other similar information. Our systems may also automatically gather information about the areas you visit and search terms you utilize on our site and about the links you may select from within our site to other areas of the World Wide Web or elsewhere online.

We use such information for our business purposes, and, in particular, primarily to administer the site, and, in the aggregate, to what technologies are being used so that we may continually improve our site.

Privacy of Children

We are mindful that young people need special safeguards and privacy protection. We realize that children may not understand all the provisions of our policy or be able to make thoughtful decisions about the choices that are made available to our adult users. We strongly urge all parents to participate in their children's exploration of the internet and any online services, and to teach their children about protecting their personal information while online.

Consent to Transfer

This site is operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States. By using our Website, participating in any of our services and/or providing us with your information, you consent to this transfer.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy, your promise to comply with the representations you make and contained in the Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions, and your understanding of the scope and limitations of the protections provided under the Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these policies, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean that you accept those changes.

Questions or Concerns

If at any time you would like to correct and/or remove your information or have questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please contact us at:

YMCA of Steuben County
500 East Harcourt Road
Angola, Indiana 46703

Phone: 260-668-3607
Email: Sarah Funkhouser C.E.O.



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