Housing American Heroes (“HAH”, “we”,
“us”) may collect data relating to you in a variety of ways, as detailed below. Such
data may include personal date, i.e., information that alone or in combination with
other information identifies you as an individual or can be reasonably linked to your
identity. This Privacy Statement covers the collection, use, and disclosure of data
collected via HousingAmericanHeroes.com and any other HAH website where
this privacy statement is posted or linked (collectively, this “Site”, “website”).
Housing American Heroes is the owner of the information collected on HousingAmericanHeroes.com. We will not sell,
rent or share this information in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement unless you consent.
Cookies and IP Addresses
We use your IP address simply to help diagnose problems with our server
and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is used to help identify
you and your site session and to gather broad demographic information.
purposes (such as personalizing the site, for example). If you set your
browser to reject cookies the site will not be able to recognize your
session or any personalization.
This site contains links to other Web sites. Housing American Heroes is not
responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.
Data you provide
When you request information, submit questions or provide
feedback via this website, we may ask you for data including, but not limited to:
Your name, postal address, phone number and email address for the purpose of
responding or following up. We may also ask you to provide other data relevant to
With the exception of payment card information that is securely transmitted to our
third-party payment processor (“Stripe”), we generally do not seek or request data
that may be considered “special”, “sensitive” or “privileged”. Examples of
considered “special”, “sensitive” or “privileged” data could be government-issued
identification numbers, information related to an individual’s racial or ethnic origin,
political opinions, religious or other beliefs, health, criminal background or trade
union membership. In the event you share, post or upload any “special”, “sensitive”
or “privileged” data, you agree that you are doing so of your own free will and
consent that we may use such data in accordance with applicable law.
Data Collected from your use of this Site
We automatically receive certain
data about the computer or device you are using when you visit this Site, including:
your Internet Protocol (IP) address; information about the browser or type of device
you are using; data collected through cookies, pixel tags, and other similar
technologies; the date and time of your visit; and the web page you visited
immediately prior to visiting this Site. We also collect data about videos or other
content you view on this Site, like the type and name of the content and the time
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics tool that may set
cookies in your browser, in order to help us understand how visitors engage with
this Site. To learn more about Google Analytics’ data practices, please
visit Google Analytics.
For opt-out options specific to Google Analytics, please
visit Google Analytics opt-out options.
Payment card data collected
Housing American Heroes accepts
monetary donations through a number of trusted partners. These partners include,
but are not limited to, Stripe, PayPal and Venmo. When you submit a donation via
any of our trusted partners, you will be required, either directly or indirectly, to
provide payment card information such as card number, expiration date, CVV code
and relevant billing information. Upon submission of your monetary donation, your
payment card information is securely transmitted to the selected payment
processing partner. Housing American Heroes does not receive payment
card information. Any non-payment data, such as that mentioned in “Data you
provide”, that is received will be used for record keeping and donation
Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data to
tailor your experiences at our site, to show you content that we think
you might be interested in, and to display the content according to your
Customer information is considered to be an asset of Housing American Heroes and as such may be transferred to another company as
part of an acquisition of Housing American Heroes.
We use reasonable organizational, technical, and administrative
measures to protect data under our control. Unfortunately, no data transmission
over the internet or data storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. If
you feel that the security of any data that we hold about you has been
compromised, please immediately notify us of the problem by contacting us.
When you send sensitive information (such as your credit card number) to us
via our donation form, that information is encrypted and protected with
SSL, the current industry standard encryption protocol. When you are on
such an SSL protected page, a picture of a closed lock appears at the
bottom or top of some Web browsers. At other times this lock appears
open. Another way to tell if you are on a secure page is to look at the
address or URL of the page. (Look in the address box or right click on
the page and select "Properties".) These secure SSL encrypted pages have
URLs that start with https:// instead of http://.
Use of this site by minors
We understand the importance of protecting the
privacy of minors, especially in the online environment. This Site is not designed for
or intentionally targeted at minors under the age of 18, and we request that minors
not use this Site. We do not knowingly collect data from minors on this Site. If we
become aware that we have received data from a person under the age of 18, we
will take reasonable steps to delete such data from our records.
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good
faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the
edicts of the law, or to comply with a legal process served on our Web