Privacy Policy


Our Commitment to Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our home page and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

Please note that this policy is subject to change.

The Information We Collect
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Dance Parade Inc., Web site. On some pages, you can make requests, intiate email correspondence, register to attend events, register to gain private access to Web site content not available to the public, register to receive materials or register for future marketing communications. Following are the types of personal information collected on these pages:

  • Name
  • Organization
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Phone/fax number
  • etc.

When you use the public areas of our Web site, you are doing so anonymously.

The Way We Use Information

  • We do collect aggregate use information, such as the number of hits per page, for internal and marketing use only; we do not provide your personally identifying information to the public.
  • We use the information you provide about yourself when conducting a transaction to complete that transaction only.
  • We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your request.
  • We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
  • Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the
    ones described above without providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
  • It is our intention that sponsors will have access to information to only those Dance Parade registrants who have opted-in to receive marketing communications from Dance Parade sponsors, but we cannot guarantee that other parties will not, without our consent, gain access to this database.

    Our Commitment To Data Security
    To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. For additional security, no credit/debit card information from financial transactions or mobile phone numbers from text-to-donate campaigns are stored on our Web site.

    About Cookies
    Cookies, which are small text files recorded in a user’s hard drive, are employed by thousands of sites to enhance user’s Web viewing experience. Cookies cannot damage user files, nor can they read information from a user’s hard drive. Cookies allow Web sites to “remember” users across pages of a Web site and across multiple visits to a Web site. We use cookies for remembering preferences and maintaining information about whether you’re currently logged into our systems. Because of our use of cookies, we can deliver faster service, consistent, updated results, and a more personalized site experience. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user’s computer. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set your browser to refuse cookies. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of a Web site’s functionality if you do so.

    Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy
    Dance Parade complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and does not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 13. Personal information collected by Dance Parade is stored in our secure database. Dance Parade has the right to divulge information as necessary to comply with any state and federal laws.

    Third-Party Links
    Dance Parade’s website may contain links to third-party Web sites. Dance Parade is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other Web sites. Each organization may also have its own privacy policy regarding peronal information. We encourage all donors and/or users to learn about the privacy policies and practices of all Web sites and organizations.

    How To Contact Us
    Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please email us at privacy@danceparade.org.