The Prince William County Democrats are continually trying to expand online activism
and to give voters the information they need in a timely manner. As a result, we may
periodically ask you to provide information such as your name, address, phone number
and email address in an effort to enhance our ability to work with you as an online
We have created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to
privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices
for our web site, Prince William County:
● What personally identifiable information of yours or third party personal
identification is collected from you through the web site.
● How the information is used.
● With whom the information may be shared.
● What choices are available to you regarding collection, use and distribution of
● How we protect your information.
● How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
us to let us know so that we can apologize and correct our error.
The PWCDC respects your privacy. We will never give, sell or rent your email address
to any other organization unless you specifically authorize us.
This site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices
or the content of such web sites.
How do we use the information you provide the PWCDC?
When you volunteer online:
Our volunteer forms ask you to give us contact information (such as your name and
email address) and geographic information (such as your zip code and state). We use
this information to send you customized content about campaigns and to help match
your interests to campaign activities. If you provide your phone number, we may call
you. If you choose to subscribe to an email newsletter, we use your email address to
send you that newsletter. You may remove your email address from that subscriber list
by visiting the unsubscribe page for that list.
When you contribute money online:
We are required by federal law to collect and report to the Federal Election Commission
the name, mailing address, occupation and name of employers of individuals whose
contributions exceed $100 in a calendar year. These records are available to the public.
However, they cannot be used by other organizations for fundraising. For additional
information, visit the FEC website at http://www.fec.gov. We also make a note of your
telephone number and email address, which helps us to contact you quickly if follow-up
on your contribution is necessary under Federal election law.
How do we protect your information?
Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or
alteration of the information under our control. Our servers are located in a locked,
secure environment. For your protection we have not detailed the entirety of these
We do everything in our power to protect user-information off-line. All user information
When you contribute online, the PWCDC uses state-of-the-art security protocols to
protect sensitive data, such as personal information and credit card numbers. The
privacy of this data is ensured by the experience of our partnership with our contribution
Information on Children
Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its
accompanying FTC regulations establish United States federal law that protects the
privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal
information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any
kind from children under 13.
SMS Opt-Out / Unsubscribe
“SMS Opt-Out: If you are receiving text messages from us and wish to stop receiving them, respond with either “STOP” or “UNSUBSCRIBE” to the number from which you received the message. Once we receive your message, you will no longer receive further text messages from us.”
Contacting Us / Correcting Your Information
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, your
dealings with our website, send an email to [email protected].