Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Non-Discrimination Policy

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS (Southwest Center) respects and values the privacy of our clients, donors, online users, board, staff and volunteers. Personal information shared with Southwest Center is voluntarily given.

Collecting of Information

The types of information that may be collected and not limited to are name, address, telephone number, email address, date of birth/birthday, social security number and credit card information. The information collected is used for specific purposes (examples: services, programs, events, donations, comments, inquiries, registrations or payments).

Use of Information

By voluntarily providing your information, Southwest Center may send you various communications such as our monthly e-newsletter, fundraising campaigns or notices about upcoming events. If you no longer wish to receive any communication, please click on the “Safe Unsubscribe”, “Opt-Out” or as instructed on the method of communication. You may also send your request in writing to: Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS Attn: Development Department 1101 N. Central Avenue, Suite 200 Phoenix, AZ 85004

Information Sharing

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS takes very seriously its responsibility to keep your personal information private. Accordingly, unless you have explicitly agreed otherwise, we do not share or sell any of your personal information to third parties. We may hire third-party technology providers to host our equipment or enable certain functions at our website and store your information, but we ensure that these technology providers are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality of all personal information. At times, information is only shared with staff, board, volunteers and consultants on a “need-to-know” basis as it relates to Southwest Center events, programs or activities.

How We Protect Personal Information

Our goal is to take measures to protect the privacy of any information you choose to provide, that are reasonable in the context of the information provided. Accordingly, Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS uses physical, electronic, managerial, and contractual procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online, and we use encryption and heightened security procedures when storing or transferring data provided to us by visitors seeking to participate in research opportunities.

Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS Last Updated 08.05.15

We also safeguard personal information from unauthorized access. Only authorized employees and agents required by contract to observe our privacy practices are permitted to access personal information, and they only may do so for permitted business functions. Any employee who would violate our privacy access policies would be subject to disciplinary action.

External Links

The Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS provides links to various Web sites other than our own, and we do not control them. Even if an affiliation exists between Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS and such a third-party Web site, Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS exercises no control over linked sites. When you click on one of these links, you will be transferred out of Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS and connected to the Web site of the organization or company that you selected. Each of these linked sites maintains its own independent privacy and data collection policies and procedures. If you visit a Web site that is linked to Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS, you should consult that site’s privacy policy before providing any personal information.

Policy Changes

Southwest Center reserves the right to make changes to this donor-privacy policy at any time. Contact Us Questions or comments about this policy or the use of personal information may be sent to We will use reasonable efforts to promptly investigate any complaint you may have regarding our use of personal information.

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