At IGM, our mission is to lead people worldwide into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and to strengthen our local church. The success of this mission requires that we earn your trust. By doing everything we can to preserve your privacy and the security of your personal information, and by clearly informing you of how we use your information, we hope to do just that. Thank you for taking the time to review the statements that follow.
Network Information – Our systems automatically collect the IP address of the computer you use to visit our website and track the number of site visitors, the visits to each page, and of visits to each resource on the website.
Personal Information – IGM never collects personal information without your knowledge and consent. We may request personal information when you request a resource, create a subscription to our newsletter, make a donation, make a purchase, or use site links to otherwise communicate with us. This information may include, but may not be limited to, your first and last names, postal address, telephone number, email address, and other demographic information. For online transactions such as donations or purchases from our store, we may also request your credit card number, expiration date, and may request your Card Security Code (CSC, CVV2, or CCID) number.
Use of Collected Information
We use network information to help us understand how people use our website, to administer the site, and to get trend-level information about site visitors and how they reached our site.
We use personal information primarily to serve your specific needs and fulfill your specific requests, at your personal direction. We may also share your personal information with external service providers who help us better serve you. Examples of such service providers include, but are not limited to, mailing services and credit card processors.
We Will Not Sell, Rent, or Lease You Information
Your use of our website is confidential. IGM will not sell, rent, lease, or exchange your information with any other organization, except for those service providers who help us serve you, as described in the preceding section of this policy, or if legally required to do so, such as by law, regulation, court order, subpoena, search warrant, or in response to privacy processes, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of IGM or its personnel.
You have the option, through changing your browser settings, of refusing all cookies, or of being notified when a website attempts to send a cookie to your browser. If you choose not to accept cookies, your online experience may be restricted, and some site features may not operate as designed.
Secure Credit Card Processing
IGM uses Secure Sockets Layer (“SSL”) technology to securely encrypt data sent during credit card transactions. Credit card numbers are not retained on our online systems, but are immediately destroyed once passed to our credit card processor. You can be confident that your online transactions with IGM are secured to the highest standards set by the credit card processing industry.
IGM will not knowingly collect or preserve data from children under 16 years of age. We recommend that you become involved with your child’s Internet activities and their access to our site, so that you can help protect their privacy.
Obtaining or Changing Your Information
Upon request we will provide you with access to all information, including proprietary information, that we maintain about you and have available at the time of inquiry, including unique identifier information (for example, your customer number and/or password), transaction information (for example, dates on which you made donations and/or purchases, and amounts and types of your donations and/or purchases), communications that you have directed to our site (for example, e-mails and other inquiries), your contact information (for example, your name, address, and telephone number), and a description of any other information we may maintain about you.
You can obtain this information by writing to us at:
In Grace Ministries
1000 Whitlock Ave.
Suite 320 #134
Marietta, GA 30064
We can also be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please feel free at any time to request correction of any inaccuracies in your contact information and unique identifiers. You may request corrections by sending us e-mail at the above address or writing to us at the above address.
As stated above, our goal is to maintain your trust. We never intend to send communications you do not want. If you do not want to receive email from us in the future, please let us know by unsubscribing as indicated at the bottom of our emails, sending us an email at the above address, or by writing to us at the above address.
If you supply us with your postal address online you may receive periodic mailings from us, with information about new resources and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by emailing us at the above address or writing to us at the above address.
If you give us your telephone number(s) online, you may receive telephone calls from us, with information about new resources and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such telephone calls, please let us know by sending us e-mail at the above address, calling us at the above telephone number, or writing to us at the above address.