RIRTL Privacy Policy

The Rhode Island State Right to Life Committee, Inc. (RIRTL) operates the rirtl.org website. We are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your Personal Information. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of Personal Information we collect, how we collect it, why we collect it, how we use it, and your rights regarding your Personal Information.

 

What types of Personal Information we collect and store:

Names, Addresses, Email Addresses, Phone Numbers, Correspondence History, Donation History.

 

How we collect your Personal Information:

We collect Personal Information directly from you when you provide it to us in person, in writing, over the phone, through the mail, or electronically through email, website forms, social media channels, or other online services.

Mobile Phone Information:

By providing your mobile telephone number, you are consenting to be contacted by SMS text message. No mobile information will be obtained from and/or shared with third parties or affiliates for marketing or promotional purposes. All other categories exclude text messaging originator opt-in data and consent; this information will not be shared with any third parties. You can always decline or stop receiving messages by responding “STOP” at any time. For more information, reply ‘HELP’. Message frequency varies. Message and data rates may apply.

 

Why We Collect and Store Your Personal Information:

  • To provide and improve the services you have requested from us.
  • To communicate with you regarding our services, events, and important updates.
  • To contact you with action alerts regarding state or federal legislation, and with information about upcoming elections for public office.
  • To process donations and maintain records thereof.
  • To comply with legal obligations.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals for the following:

  • To facilitate the services we provide;
  • To provide the services on our behalf;
  • To perform service-related maintenance; or
  • To assist us in analyzing how our services are being used.

These third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

 

How Long We Keep Your Personal Information:

We will retain your Personal Information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, or as required by law.

Your rights over your Personal Information:

You have the right to (1) access your Personal Information and request a copy of the Personal Information we hold about you, (2) rectify any inaccurate or incomplete Personal Information, (3) withdraw consent for the processing of your Personal Information at any time, (4) request the erasure of your Personal Information, subject to legal and accounting requirements, (5) lodge a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority.

 

Log Data and Cookies

When you visit our website, your browser sends information called Log Data. This Log Data may include your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. “Cookies” are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive. Our website may use cookies to collect information and to improve the services we provide. You have the option to know when a cookie is being sent to your computer and to either accept or refuse these cookies. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions or features of our website.

 

Security

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we strive to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

Our website or other online services may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we immediately delete this information. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. Thus we encourage you to review this page periodically to stay informed about how we are protecting your Personal Information. These changes are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page.

Questions, Concerns, Complaints:

If you have any questions, concerns, or complaints about how your Personal Information is being used or if you wish to exercise your rights under this Privacy Policy, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@rirtl.org or at (401) 521-1860.