Welcome to the official web site of the Girl Scouts of Cranford.
Girl Scouts of Cranford is committed to protecting the privacy of our visitors.
provide us online, as well as how we protect children's privacy. By using the
pages on this site, you are accepting the practices described in the Privacy
If our policy practices change in the future, we will let you know by posting
the policy changes on our web site. However, we will treat all personal
information we collect in accordance with the privacy notice in effect at the
time the information is collected.
Girl Scouts of Cranford online properties comprise of all pages
and content found under www.cranfordgirlscouts.com, www.cranfordgirlscouts.net.
Girl Scouts of Cranford uses its best efforts to respect and protect the privacy
of its online visitors. At our site, we do not collect personally identifiable
information from individuals unless they provide it to us voluntarily and
knowingly. This means we do not require you to register or provide information
to us in order to view our site. Girl Scouts of Cranford only gathers personally
identifiable data, such as names, addresses, Zip/postal codes, e-mail addresses,
etc., when voluntarily submitted by a visitor. For example, personally
identifiable information is collected in order to communicate after a "Contact Us"
submission has been entered. This information is used solely by Girl
Scouts of Cranford or other entities who are involved in the operation of this
site for internal purposes. We do not sell information you provide to us online
to third parties. We will only share personally identifiable information with
third parties when (i) the person submitting the information authorizes us to
share it; (ii) sharing the information is a necessary operation of the site, for
instance, establishing routing of emails, or (iii) we are required to by
law. Girl Scouts of Cranford has no control over or responsibility for the data
collection and use practices of third parties that process and operate the web site.
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) protects the personal
information of children under the age of 13. This applies to individually
identifiable information about a child that is collected online, such as full
name, home address, e-mail address, telephone number or any other information
that would allow someone to identify or contact the child. The Act and Rule also
cover other types of information—for example, hobbies, interests and information
collected through cookies or other types of tracking mechanisms—when they are
tied to individually identifiable information. It is important for you to
understand this law; we encourage you to read more about COPPA.
Girl Scouts of Cranford is committed to providing a safe, secure, and fun online
experience for children who visit our site. We are dedicated to safeguarding any
personal information collected online and to helping parents and children have
positive experiences on the Internet. Consistent with the Children's Online
Privacy Protection Act of 1998, we will never knowingly request personally
identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without prior
verifiable parental consent.
Parents can revoke their consent and ask that information about their children
be deleted from the site by contacting us via e-mail. To do
this or to review personal information collected from children, we must verify
the identity of the requesting parent. When a parent revokes consent, we will
stop collecting, using, or disclosing information from that child. To respect
the privacy of parents, information collected and used for the sole purpose of
obtaining verifiable parental consent or providing notice is not maintained in
retrievable form by the site if parental consent is not obtained after a
Girl Scouts of Cranford believes it is good policy not to collect more personally
identifiable information from children under 13 than is necessary for them to
participate in our online activities (where applicable). In addition, be aware that all sites that
are targeted to children under 13 are prohibited by law from collecting more
information than they need.
Visitors should be aware that non-personal information and data may be
automatically collected by the Girl Scouts of Cranford web site through the use
of "cookies." "Cookies" are small text files a Web site can use to recognize
repeat visitors, facilitate the visitor's ongoing access to and use of the site,
and allow a site to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will
allow content improvements. Cookies are not programs that come onto a visitor's
system and damage files. Generally, cookies work by assigning a unique number to
the visitor that has no meaning outside the assigning site. If a visitor does
procedure in most browsers that allows the visitor to deny or accept the cookie
feature. Girl Scouts of Cranford uses "cookie" technology only to obtain
non-personal information from its online visitors in order to improve visitors'
online experience and facilitate their visit within our site.
Girls Scouts of Cranford may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our
Website. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information
(that is, not including your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone
number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide
advertisements about goods and services of interest to you on this or other
websites. Read more information about
this practice and to know your choices about not having
this information used by these companies.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES AND SERVICES
This site may be linked to other sites and services that are not maintained by
Girl Scouts of Cranford. These Web sites have their own privacy policies, which
you should review prior to visiting them. We have no responsibility for linked
Web sites and provide these links solely for the convenience and information of
OUR SECURITY SAFEGUARD
The safety and security of your online experience is of the utmost concern to
us. We ensure the appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures
are in place to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data
security, and correctly use the information we collect online.
HOW TO CONTACT US
"Contact Us" page.
Thank you for visiting our site.