Privacy Policy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for https://www.numfocus.org/ and any other web site operated by NumFOCUS, Inc., P.O. Box 90596, Austin, Texas, 78709 (“Provider”), and all related technologies, software, and services provided by Provider (collectively, the “Services”), including: (i) information you provide through your user account on the Services (your “Account”) if you register for the Services; (ii) your use of the Services; and (iii) from third-party websites, services, and partners. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by the Services. It will notify you of the following:

  • What personal data is collected from you through the Services, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  • What choices are available to you regarding the use of your personal data.
  • The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your personal data.
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in your personal data.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or NumFOCUS’s data collection, use, and disclosure practices, please contact us at privacy@numfocus.org.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 

We have access to/collect information that you voluntarily provide to us via email, online forms or other direct contact from you, such as your name, email address, home address, telephone number, and credit card information.

We will use your information to deliver the services you have requested, respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us, maintain our records, customize the content and layout of the Services, and to contact you regarding information about the Services, including updates and, with your consent, new services.

As is true of most websites, we also gather certain information automatically and store it in log files based upon usage of our Services.  This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and click-stream data.  We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the Services, to track users’ movements around our sites and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.  We do not link this automatically-collected data to personal data. For detailed information on our use of cookies, see the Cookies section below.

We may share your personal data with third parties outside of our organization as necessary to provide the Services to you and to secure the Services.  Identifying and non-identifying user information and data may be disclosed or distributed to a third party with which we enter or reasonably may enter into a corporate transaction, such as credit card processing.  

We transmit your personal data to the third parties named below in order to provide the Services to you and to secure the Services. To the best of our knowledge, your personal data will be processed and stored in the United Stat