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Adler’s Voice, Inc.
PO Box 6344
Bend, Oregon 97708
Adler’s Voice is a registered tax-exempt organization as described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, TIN 81-1114771.
In order to operate our website, our learning platform, and the mailing system for our newsletters and email campaigns, we rely on third-party services that provide the technical infrastructure for the services we offer. When you browse our website, use our learning platform, or subscribe to our mailing list, you will share information with us that is processed by these third-party services on our behalf. Our website (adlersvoice.org) and our learning platform (adlersvoice.talentlms.com) are based on the content management systems of Squarespace (squarespace.com) and TalentLMS (talentlms.com) respectively. The training videos that are part of our online courses are hosted by Vimeo (vimeo.com). Our mailing lists for newsletters and email campaigns are managed by MailChimp (mailchimp.com). Donations to our organization are processed by Stripe (stripe.com) or Paypal (paypal.com), while payments for course subscriptions are handled by Stripe (stripe.com). The operation of these third-party services is not entirely under our control. Please consult their Terms of Service and their Privacy Policies, available on their websites, in order to understand how your information is handled when you interact with our services through the data processors we use.
We collect personal information whenever you contact us, make a donation on behalf of the children we serve, register for one of our events, apply for a grant offered through our grant program, purchase an online course on our learning platform, or subscribe to our newsletters and email campaigns. We collect and maintain the following types of information, when provided voluntarily:
|1.||Contact information, such as name, address, telephone number, and email address|
|3.||Information on events attended, publications received, and special requests for program information|
|4.||Financial information and personal medical information as required by participation in the Adler’s Voice Grant Program|
|5.||Information provided by individuals in the form of comments and suggestions|
The information you provide is used to give you access to information and services that fit your interests and needs, and to have a way of contacting you in the future regarding our activities. Donor information is kept on file for IRS purposes. It is also used to analyze overall giving patterns in order to make more accurate budget projections, as well as to understand donors’ interests in our mission and to update them on our plans and activities. Any information you provide is shared with staff, board members, volunteers, and consultants only on a strictly confidential and need-to-know basis.
We make every reasonable effort to ensure that personal information is accurate and complete. We rely on individuals to notify us if there is a change to their personal information that may affect their relationship with our organization. We protect personal information in a manner appropriate for the sensitivity of the information. We use appropriate security measures when destroying personal information, including shredding paper records and permanently deleting electronic records. We make every reasonable effort to prevent any loss, misuse, disclosure, or modification of personal information, as well as any unauthorized access to personal information. With respect to any use of your credit card on this site, such information will be covered by our software protection program and its use will be strictly limited to completing the specific transaction with the credit card company.
If after providing personal information to us, you decide at some point that you no longer wish to be contacted regarding the services we provide, you can simply contact us and stop the use of your personal information in this manner. In order to access and amend your personal information or have your personal information deleted from our records, please send us an email, using the contact information provided above. To help protect your privacy and the security of your personal information, we will take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access.
The service providers we rely on will automatically collect some information about the users of our online services and store it in log files. This information includes Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type and language, referring and exit websites, operating systems, as well as time- and location-related data, and it may be partly or entirely disclosed to us in the form of analytics data.
In addition, we use first-party cookies to understand which of our services are particularly relevant to our visitors. Cookies are retrievable text files containing strings of letters and numbers that are downloaded to the device which is used for accessing our online services. Learning about the needs and interests of our visitors by the use of such text files will enable us to reassess the focus of our activities on a regular basis and adjust the direction of our programs, as may be necessary.
As mentioned above, we use MailChimp to manage our newsletter and other mailing lists. There is no third-party tracking in messages we send through MailChimp besides MailChimp’s own analytics, which may allow us to determine how many subscribers open a message or click a link inside. Subscriptions to our newsletter and our email campaigns require a double opt-in process. After submitting your contact information to our newsletter subscription form, you will receive an email that will ask you to confirm your subscription. Unless you follow the steps described in this email, your contact information will not be added to our mailing list. Furthermore, every newsletter or campaign email you receive from Adler’s Voice will contain links to online forms that allow you to edit your contact information or to unsubscribe from our mailing list.
This website may contain links to third-party websites that are independent from Adler’s Voice, such as sites of funders or donors of our organization. These sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for or endorse their contents, including any information or materials contained on them. Please understand that any links to third-party sites are provided solely as a convenience to you. You will have to make your own judgment regarding your interaction with these sites.
Unless otherwise indicated, all statistical information published on this site is taken from the following sources: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association: Identify the Signs of Communication Disorders, Online Campaign, 2013 – 2017; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine: Speech and language disorders in children. Implications for the Social Security Administration’s Supplemental Security Income Program. Washington D.C., 2016.
The header images on the Home page, Team page, the Stories page, and the Donations page were taken by Jill Rosell Photography, Bend, Oregon. All other photographs were taken by Kimberly Teichrow Photography, Bend, Oregon.
All contents published on this website and our learning platform are copyright by Adler’s Voice, Inc., 2018, except for certain contents, such as trademarks and logos, provided by third parties. All rights reserved.