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Privacy Notice

The Concordia Foundation  and Operation Walk Winnipeg is dedicated to maintaining high standards of confidentiality with respect to information entrusted to it, including that received via this Website. This Notice has been prepared to inform you of Concordia Foundation practices concerning the collection, use and disclosure of information about identified individuals, or individuals whose identity may be inferred or determined from the information (“Personal Information”) provided to the Concordia Foundation via the use of this Website only.

In browsing the Internet, you will encounter a technology called “cookies” which can be used to provide you with specific information from a Website. A “cookie” is an element of data that a Website can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also set your browser to block all cookies.

This Website uses session cookies to track Website usage. Session cookies track a user’s progression through a Website (or Websites) in a single visit. These cookies enable a Web server to remember things as you progress from one page to another. Session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your browser. If you leave your browser open for a prolonged period, the cookies on this Website are not set to erase themselves automatically after a short period of time. They will, however, be deleted when you shut down your browser. Persistent cookies do not erase themselves, and they remain on your computer until you erase them using your browser settings. This Website does not use persistent cookies.

A visitor to this Website is not required to reveal any individually identifiable information, such as name, address, or telephone number. Nor is such information collected passively by electronic means.

The Concordia Foundation Web server tracks general information about visitors such as their domain name and time of visit. This Website also collects and aggregates information regarding which pages are being accessed. This information, only in aggregate form, is used internally to serve visitors better by helping the Concordia Foundation to manage this Website, diagnose any technical problems, and improve the Content.

Please note that for security purposes and to ensure that this Website remains available for use, the Concordia Foundation employs software programs to monitor network traffic, to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, and to prevent denial-of-service attacks or other attacks intended to cause damage. Such activities will result in the collection of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses but such IP addresses are not associated with, or connected to, particular pages accessed within the members-only area or within this Website.

The Concordia Foundation retains the right to use information that does not identify or permit the identification of an individual in any way that it determines to be inappropriate.

 

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