Privacy Policy


Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County
810 Datura Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
561.355.4663
 
Email: mmunoz@pbcgov.org 
 
 
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization recognized as tax-exempt under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).
 
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE
 
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County
 
Privacy Policy
 
Our Commitment to Privacy
 
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County respects the privacy of every visitor to our website. This Internet Site Privacy Policy explains our online information practices, why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal privacy within our site. By visiting the Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County at www.homelesscoalitionpbc.org , you accept the practices described in this Policy. The following discloses information gathering and distribution practices for www.homelesscoaltiionpbc.org.
 
This Policy may be changed or updated from time to time. We reserve the right to change the policy without notice, simply by posting such changes on our site. Any changes are effective immediately upon posting.
This privacy policy notifies you concerning:
  • What personal information of yours is collected through our site
  • Who collects the information
  • How the information is used
  • How and with whom the information is shared
  • Your choices regarding collection, use and distribution of your information
  • Security procedures that are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information due to circumstances beyond our control
  • How inaccuracies can be corrected.
Questions about the above statements can be directed to The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County by email to homelesscoalitionpbc@gmail.com . Please use “Privacy Policy” in the subject line.
 
Collection of Information and Use
 
Through our website, we offer convenient online access to our services and communicate with you about important opportunities and events. We will not collect personal information from you when you visit our website unless you provide the information to us voluntarily and knowingly.
 
Any forms completed by users require the acquisition of contact information that may include name, email address, format preference (HTML vs. TEXT), address, and other similar information. We do not request or store information that is sensitive from our visitors such as credit card or social security numbers.

• Registering for a special event: When you register online for a special event, we may ask for your name and contact information. Depending upon the activity, we may also collect payment information (such as standard credit card data)
• Donating time as a volunteer or applying for work as an employee: When you apply online to volunteer for the Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County, we will ask you for your name, contact information and date of birth. We may ask for other data as well, depending on the volunteer /work activity. When you apply to be a Coalition employee, we ask for a variety of types of data that are typical for employment applications, and we may ask for your résumé.
• Making a financial contribution: When you make a financial contribution online, we collect your name, contact information and standard credit card data.
IP Addresses (Internet Protocol Address)
 
We may collect an IP address from all visitors to our site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. Use of IP addresses help to diagnose server problems, administer our site, analyze
trends, track user movement, gather demographic information for aggregate use for future site improvement and deliver customized personal content. IP addresses are not linked to personal information that can be easily identified. .
 
How We Use “Cookies”
Our website may use cookies to enhance your experience while browsing our site. “Cookies” are sent to your computer along with the use of other technologies for this enhancement. Cookies are pieces of information transferred from websites to the computer that is browsing and are used for record keeping purposes. A cookie can be permanent (i.e. remaining on your computer until it is deleted) or temporary (i.e. lasting until the browser is closed) A cookie is a small text file that helps us recognize repeat visitors, facilitate the visitors ongoing access and use of the dire and track usage behavior to compile aggregate data for website improvement. Use of cookies brings ease to web surfing by performing functions such as saving your passwords, personal preferences and navigation of the particular website. Using cookies is an industry standard.
 
Your browser may be automatically set to accept cookies. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, you can block, deny, refuse or accept the cookie feature by altering the configuration of your browser. Please be advised you may lose some website functionality in the blocking, denial or refusal of cookies.
 
Security of Credit Card Information
A variety of safeguards are used to protect the security of your credit card transactions. We use technologies and processes such as encryption, access controls, network firewalls, physical security and other measures. These measures make it extremely difficult for anyone to intercept the credit card information you send to us. When we work with other companies to process credit card transactions, those companies use encryption and other security measures. While no data transmission over the internet is 100% secure, we strive to protect your information as best as possible, although we cannot warrant or ensure the security of such information.
You can make financial contributions online, by mail, by calling 561-355-HOME, or by contacting The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County.
 
How We Use Your Information
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County will not sell, trade, or share personal information about our financial donors with anyone else, nor will we send mailings to our financial donors on behalf of other organizations, unless a donor has given us specific permission to do so.
 
If you provide The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County with personal information when you visit our website, we may use the information in our programs and activities. We may enter your name into one of our databases so we can contact you to obtain your input, provide information about our programs and events, or request contributions.
 
On occasion, The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County may share information about you with vendors and service providers that assist us with our activities and programs. These vendors and service providers help us with functions such as fulfilling orders, managing data and processing donations. In addition, we make disclosures as required by law.
 
Other Websites:
Our website contains links to other websites. Please note, when you click on one of these links, you are entering another website for which The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different that ours.
 
Doing it Right
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County is committed to accuracy and precision in processing your contribution information. We employ a variety of error-checking procedures, and our systems are subject to independent external and internal audits to ensure the privacy, security and accurate processing of your information.
 
If you need to contact us to review your information or make corrections please contact at
homelesscoalitionpbc@gmail.com

Privacy Policy for Parents
The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County welcomes children to learn more about our organization and, where appropriate, find opportunities to serve their communities through Homeless Coalition events, training programs and volunteer activities. However, we encourage children to do this only with their parents’ knowledge and supervision.
 
Questions
If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, you may send us an email at homelesscoalitionpbc@gmail.com or write to: The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County, Attn: Website Coordinator, 810 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, or call 561-355-4663.

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3,702 students are homeless.
 
 

Current Needs

  • Diapers all sizes
  • Baby wipes
  • Toilette Paper
  • Toiletries (Full size items for Children & Adults)
  • Non-Perishable Food items
  • Men's Shoes
  • Men's Shirts (Dress)
  • Men's Pants (Dress & Casual)
  • Men's Belts
  • Household cleaning products (Brooms, mops, dust pans, dusters, multi-purpose cleaner, dish soap, laundry soap, fabric softener, dryer sheets, trash bags, paper towels
  • Dishes
  • Pots & Pans
  • Silverware
  • Kitchen Utensils (can openers, etc.)
  • Small appliances (Coffee makers, toasters, microwaves, etc.)
  • Wallets

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