It is important to note that MCA does not oversee data collection and use by organizations beyond its control or by those not employed or supervised by MCA. Consequently, if you connect to a different website link from MCA’s site, please take the time to review their privacy statement to better understand the types of information collected through that site.
Like many other Web sites, MCA’s website URL https://mcaocala.org makes use of log files. These files
merely log visitors in to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting service analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
MCA’s website only collects data/information freely shared by site visitors. MCA frequently shares organizational and partner announcements and offers on-line visitors the option to register to a variety of events and programs, respond to surveys, complete membership forms or to purchase products through the website. By using this feature, participants would be entering a name, address, email address, credit card or other payor information etc. Since this information is required to provide associated opportunities, a decision not to provide the information is likely to result in not being recognized as a participant. To discuss participation options with a MCA staff member, please communicate concerns via telephone or email. Ways to contact the organization is noted at the end of this document.
While MCA will typically not disclose information that is shared by its on-line visitors, there are certain situations it may be necessary described below:
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While MCA does not feel its website and other on-line information would be a concern, we recognize that it is the “eye of the beholder” to determine appropriateness. Consequently, we believe it is important to provide added protection for children on-line. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
Furthermore, MCA does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that https://mcaocala.org has in its database the personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact MCA immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph or at the endo of this document) and ensure efforts are made to promptly remove such recorded information.
All who visit MCA’s website can discontinue receiving communication from the organization by clicking on the “Contact Us” button and sending an email to any staff member or the Chairperson of the Board of Directors to tell the organization to stop sending the on-line communication. MCA will adhere to this policy with respect to any information previously collected.