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Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Newton’s List website.  Newton’s List is committed to protecting the privacy of its visitors.  Newton’s List has created this privacy policy to disclose our information gathering and dissemination practices for newtonslist.crdfglobal.org.  We will not collect personal information about you when you visit our Web site unless you choose to provide that information to us.

This privacy policy explains:

  • What information we automatically collect about you;Information you may submit;
  • Choices you have about the use of your information;How you can access information we maintain about you;
  • How we protect your informationUse of cookies on our siteAdditional information about our policy;  and
  • How you can contact us.

Information Automatically Collected

Certain information is automatically collected when you visit us to browse through our site, read pages or download information.  The information is not personal and cannot and will not be traced back to you. 

The information is:

  • The Internet domain and IP address from which you access our website;
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to Newton’s List site from another website and the address of that website.

We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors -- to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the pages they visit.  We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.

Information You Submit

If you choose to register with us to receive updates via RSS feed or as a funding organization, the information will be collected in a database and used for the specific activity for which you provided the information.  We will not share your information with any other organization without your permission.

Choice

In the event that Funding Organizations wish to update information in our possession at any time for any reason, they may do so by logging in and clicking “Manage Account Information” in the navigation. Grantseekers may also add or remove their email address for receiving updates on the site via RSS feed. Questions related to changing information stored on the site may be directed to the Newton’s List Administrator at newtonslist@crdfglobal.org.

Access

If your organization’s information changes or you would like to review the organizational information we may have on file, please email us with the new information or your request.

How We Protect Your Information

Protecting your privacy and your information is a top priority for Newton’s List.  We continue to make every effort to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.  Inside Newton’s List, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access.  Your information is only accessible to those employees who need it to perform their jobs.  All CRDF Global employees who work with Newton’s List are aware of our privacy and security policies.

Use of Cookies

A cookie is a small packet of information web applications use to store persistent state information on the user’s computer.  Newton’s List does not use cookies to retrieve any information from your computer.  Some areas of Newton’s List website make use of a special type of cookie, a session cookie, to process your session.  Unlike other cookies, session cookies are not intended to provide a permanent means for tracking users across multiple visits to a website.  The session cookie is deleted from your computer when you close your browser.

Additional Information

No transmission of data over the Internet is guaranteed to be completely secure.  It may be possible for third parties not under the control of Newton’s List to intercept or access transmissions or private communications unlawfully.  While we strive to protect your personal information, Newton’s List cannot ensure or warrant the security of information you transmit to us.  Any such transmission is done at your own risk. Newton’s List reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time.  Any such changes will be posted online.