Our Commitment to Privacy
This Policy may be changed or updated from time to time. By visiting the GDPC at preparecenter.org, you accept the practices described in this Policy.
Through our website, we offer convenient online access to our services and communicate with you about important opportunities and events. We collect information about our online visitors both directly from our visitors and indirectly from other companies that provide data to us. We use this information to communicate with our online visitors. We do not sell it to other organizations.
When you register for a GDPC account, we will ask you for your name, GDPC user name, email address, bio, and possibly other information as well. We will also ask you for your preferences about whether we may make your information available to GDPC website visitors.
If you wish to specifically block tracking cookies used for analytics, you may disable them using the button below.
How We Use Your Information
If you provide the Red Cross with personal information when you visit the GDPC website, we may use the information in our programs and activities. We may enter your information into one of our databases so we can contact you to obtain your input, provide information about our programs and events, or provide a more personalized online experience.
On occasion, the Red Cross may share information about you with vendors and other partners that assist us with our activities and programs. These vendors and partners help us with functions such as managing data. We also disclose information as required by law.
The American Red Cross welcomes children to learn more about disaster preparedness and our center. We hope that children and parents will visit our website together, or that children do this only with their parents’ knowledge and supervision. The Red Cross does not intentionally collect personal information from people under age 13. The Red Cross follows the guidelines for interactive electronic media published by the Children’s Advertising Review Unit of the Better Business Bureau.
Global Disaster Preparedness Center
c/o American Red Cross
431 18th Street NW
Washington D.C. 20006
Attention: Privacy Officer
Revised March 2018