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Privacy Statement & Terms of Use

Website Terms and Conditions of Use

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

2. Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
    1. modify or copy the materials;
    2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s web site;
    4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
    5. transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Dominican Province of St. Joseph at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

3. Disclaimer

  1. The materials on Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s web site are provided “as is”. Dominican Province of St. Joseph makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Dominican Province of St. Joseph does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Dominican Province of St. Joseph or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s Internet site, even if Dominican Province of St. Joseph or a Dominican Province of St. Joseph authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Dominican Province of St. Joseph does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Dominican Province of St. Joseph may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Dominican Province of St. Joseph does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

Dominican Province of St. Joseph has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Dominican Province of St. Joseph of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

7. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Dominican Province of St. Joseph may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

8. Governing Law

Any claim relating to Dominican Province of St. Joseph’s web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

General Terms and Conditions applicable to Use of a Web Site.

Privacy Policy of this Website

1. General

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
  • We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

2. Cookies

The Dominican Province of St. Joseph and its service providers may use Cookies (as defined below), local browser storage, web beacons, pixels, tags and other automated information gathering technologies to track your behavior and interaction on this website and other Internet properties operated by us or by our service providers on our behalf. For example, we and our service providers collect how, when, and which parts of our sites or Internet properties and their features you use.  We may use your device’s unique identifier (UDID) or other unique identifiers to assist us in collecting and analyzing this data.  

A “Cookie” is a small amount of data a website operator, or a third party whose content is embedded in that website, may store in your web browser and that the website operator or, as applicable, the third party, can access when you visit the website.  A Cookie may also refer to web-browser-based storage provided by Adobe’s Flash plugin (a “Flash Cookie”).  A web beacon, pixel or tag is a small, usually-transparent image placed on a web page that allows the operator of that image, which may be the operator of the website you visit or a third party, to read or write a Cookie.

Your operating system and web browser may allow you to erase information stored in Cookies, Flash Cookies, and local browser storage. But if you do so, you may be forced to login to our website again and you may lose some preferences or settings.  You may also be able to set your browser to refuse all website storage or to indicate when it is permitted, but some features of our websites may not function properly without it.  We and our service providers may use Cookies to keep you logged in, save your preferences, collect information about how you use our websites, and improve our websites and services and your user experience.  

In addition, we or our service providers may use Cookies or other automated information gathering technologies to associate your behavior or interaction on one website operated by us or on our behalf (for example, features or content that you view or click on) with what you do on another of our sites or properties, and we or our service providers may associate this information with personal information you have provided to us in order to better understand your interests and preferences and to send you e-mail and other communications that are tailored to your interests.   You can stop this tracking across our sites by modifying your web browser’s settings, as mentioned earlier.  

More information about managing Cookies is available here. Cookie management tools provided by your browser may not affect Flash Cookies. More information about managing Flash Cookies is available here. To learn how to manage privacy and storage settings for your local browser storage, please refer to the end user documentation for your browser. 

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The Dominican Foundation of Dominican Friars Province of St. Joseph, Inc. is a NY State tax-exempt corporation under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, with
Tax ID # 26-3273636.