Privacy Policy

Our Commitment to Privacy

The Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI) is committed to protecting your online privacy. We adhere to a strict policy to ensure the privacy of any information collected through this website.

The Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on SCI’s website. By using this website, you agree to the terms of this policy.  Depending on the type of communication or transaction, the personal information we collect may include, but is not limited to, your name, postal address, zip code, telephone number, organization name, e-mail address, credit card, bank information or billing information, and information about your interests in and use of www.seamenschurch.org.

The Way We Use Information

SCI may use the information you provide about yourself to notify you about our programs and services and to respond to your inquiries and requests for information. SCI’s website will only collect personally identifiable information from you if you voluntarily supply it.

We do not sell or rent any of the information you provide us through our website. We do not share information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to service your information request.

Visitors to www.seamenschurch.org who make monetary contributions through the website are asked to provide information, which is transmitted via a secure server. This information will not be shared or sold with other organizations.

We use non-identifying and aggregate information to keep track of the traffic on this website. For this purpose we may log your browser type, operating system, Internet service provider, IP address, and your Referrer (the page you visited before the page logged). We use this data to determine the total number of site visits and the average time visitors spend at the site.
SCI will disclose information we maintain when required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency’s request.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment to Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Though SCI’s website has security measures in place, SCI does not represent, warrant, or guarantee that personal information will be protected against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or alterations. Similarly, SCI disclaims liability for personal information submitted through SCI’s website. Users are hereby advised that they submit such personal information at their own risk.

Third Party Links

This website offers links to third party websites. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. It is your responsibility to review the privacy policies of such third parties to understand how they collect and use information.

Website Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies to information collected through this website only.

Governing Law

You agree that your use of this site, this privacy policy and any disputes relating thereto, shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of New York. Any dispute relating to this privacy policy shall be resolved solely in the state or federal courts located in Manhattan, New York.

How to Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please contact

The Seamen’s Church Institute
50 Broadway, Floor 26
New York, NY 10004