AAVS Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS). This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that AAVS collects, and the ways in which AAVS uses that personal information.

This privacy statement is based on a Freenetlaw template supplied by Employment Law Contracts.

Personal information collection

AAVS may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

  • information about your use of this website;
  • information about transactions carried out over this website;
  • information that you provide for the purpose of registering with the website;
  • information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services; and
  • any other information that you send to AAVS.

Using personal information

AAVS may use your personal information to:

  • administer this website;
  • personalize the website for you;
  • supply to you services that you request;
  • send you statements and receipts;
  • receive donations from you; and
  • send you program and marketing communications.

In order to launch effective campaigns and maintain our daily operations, AAVS participates in postal mailing list exchanges. Our supporters and members are offered the option to not have their address shared for these purposes on all AAVS forms.

Where AAVS discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for the above uses, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, AAVS may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.

Securing your data

AAVS will not sell, trade, or recycle your e-mail address with any list company, business or persons.

AAVS will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

AAVS will store all the personal information you provide on a third party’s secure servers, which are PCI DSS compliant.

Information relating to electronic transactions entered into via this website will be protected by encryption technology.

Information that AAVS collects may be stored and processed to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

Updating this statement

AAVS may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website.

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.

Other websites

This website contains links to other websites.

AAVS is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.

Contact AAVS

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or AAVS’s treatment of your personal information, please write to:

by email to: aavs@aavs.org; or
by post to: AAVS, 801 Old York Road, Suite 204, Jenkintown, PA 19046-1611.