Stronghold Ministry depends on the trust of our clients and donors, including when visiting our website http://MyStronghold.org. This policy explains what information is collected from visitors and how we use it. In this policy, “MyStronghold.org” refers to the http://MyStronghold.org website; “we” refers to MyStronghold.org and personnel affiliated with Stronghold Ministry; “you” refers to visitors to the MyStronghold.org website.

In the course of financial transactions, users of MyStronghold.org may be redirected to the websites of one or more service providers that we use. This policy does not cover our service providers. The service providers’ websites have their own privacy policies that describe how they treat information that they collect from users. We believe that the policies and practices of these service providers are appropriate for the information that they collect. Please refer to the links below for each service provider’s privacy policy:

*Paypal is a payment processing service that we use to process your contributions.
https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?country.x=US&locale.x=en_US&viewType=popup

*Vanco Payment Solutions is a payment processing service which we use to process your contributions.
http://www.vancopayments.com/privacy-policy/

In addition to the links to our service providers, MyStronghold.org contains links to other websites which are not affiliated with Stronghold Ministry. We are not responsible for the content of those websites or how those websites treat personal information. You should review the website’s privacy policy before providing any personal information.

MyStronghold.org

*We do not and will not share or sell any information collected on MyStronghold.org.
*We do not collect information provided by anyone under the age of 13. We do not collect information about anyone under the age of 13.
*We use cookies. We do not store any personally identifiable information associated with these cookies. A cookie is a small amount of data (such as shopping cart contents) sent from a website and stored in your web browser. When you return to the website, your browser sends the cookie back to the server.

The Stronghold Prayer Wall, MyStronghold.org/prayer-wall/, contains the first name only of individuals who have contacted Stronghold Ministry via phone, email, or the website and are fighting cancer or another serious illness. We also add the first name only of individuals referred to Stronghold Ministry. You may request not to have your name or referred individual’s name on the prayer wall.

In order to improve your experience using the website, we may collect the browser type, operating system, and platform which you are using to access MyStronghold.org, or similar information. This information is not stored in a personally identifiable manner.

How we use the information we collect:
The information we collect and how we use it depends on where you enter your information on MyStronghold.org. We may use the information when you’ve requested us to contact you; to ship or deliver a gift basket or books to you or another recipient; send an acknowledgement of your donation; or send a notification to a recipient when you have made a gift in their honor.

We may add your name and email address to the newsletter subscription list so that you occasionally receive emails from us. All Stronghold Ministry email newsletters include a link to manage your subscription, including an option to end all communication from us.

If you make a donation, you may enter the payment information through Vanco Payment Solutions – http://www.vancopayments.com, a third party website. If you create an account on that site, your account information is stored by Vanco Payment Solutions. Stronghold Ministry may access that information, but we do not have access to your complete credit card number – only the last four digits. We do not share your account information with anyone. Only the Stronghold Ministry personnel who administer our financial process have access to this information. We follow standard industry practices to maintain the privacy of your personal information.

Alternatively, you may enter payment information through a third party website provided by PayPal. In this case, we receive your email address.

How we store the information we collect
The information that we collect from you is stored securely. It is not stored on the server hosting MyStronghold.org.

Updates to this policy – Policy Version: 5-8-15
From time to time, we may update this policy. You can always find the latest version at http://www.mystronghold.org/privacy/

If you have questions regarding this policy, please contact us.
http://www.mystronghold.org/contact/
or
Stronghold Ministry
P.O. Box 38478
Dallas, TX 75238