(269) 963-9622 during normal business hours.
YMCA NON-PROFIT STATUS
The Battle Creek YMCA's legal name is the "Family Y Center of Battle Creek." We are a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization recognized as such by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. To view our latest IRS Form 990 regarding our non-profit status, please click here now (PDF format). All donations to the Battle Creek YMCA are tax-deductible to the fullest amount permitted by law. For more information, please contact your tax advisor or visit the IRS website at www.irs.gov.
INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT
General: When (and if) you register, and at other times, we will collect personally identifiable information from you that may include your name, age, address, e-mail address, phone number, volunteer interests, newsletter subscription interests, opinions and/or facts about your experience at the Battle Creek YMCA. We do not, however, knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen. Surveys: We may conduct occasional online surveys. For example, when you're within the Website, you may see a pop-up window offering you the optional opportunity of participating in a survey. These surveys are entirely voluntary and you may easily decline to participate. Website Usage Information: We may automatically collect IP addresses and Website usage information from you when you visit the Website. This information helps us evaluate how our visitors and subscribers use and navigate our Website, including the number and frequency of visitors and subscribers to each Web page, and the length of their visits, and search terms they use.
HOW WE MAY USE INFORMATION COLLECTED
We may create a Discussion section of our Website to provide you with an opportunity to tell us what you think and read what other readers have to say. If you choose to use any such Discussions features (for example, by posting a message on our Discussions message boards), we may make public any information that you provide including your name, location and e-mail address.
If you register on our Website, you may occasionally receive e-mail messages about the Website that are intended to assist you in making the most out of your relationship with the Battle Creek YMCA. Such e-mail messages may contain a link that you may use to opt-out of receiving further such messages.
COOKIES AND WEB BEACONS
We may employ cookie technology. We may also use web beacons (invisible images often referred to as pixel tags or clear GIFs) on our site in order to recognize users and assess traffic patterns. We also include Web beacons in our e-mail messages including newsletters in order to count how many e-mail messages have been opened.
ADS FOR THE WEBSITE
When you view an ad for the Website on other sites, our third-party advertising company may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser. The Website and our advertising company may also use Web beacons (invisible images often referred to as pixel tags or clear GIFs) to note which Website pages you visit after viewing our ads. The information that is collected through the use of these images is not personally identifiable and is used only to track response to our advertising efforts.
The personally identifiable information we collect about you is stored in limited-access servers. We will maintain safeguards to protect the security of these servers and your personally identifiable information.
REVIEW AND CORRECTION
You may review and update the personally identifiable information that you have provided to us by sending an e-mail request (click here) or by calling us at (269) 963-9622.
We retain your information for as long as necessary to permit us to use it for the purposes that we have communicated to you and comply with applicable law or regulations.
TRANSFER TO U.S. OR OTHER COUNTRIES
Your information may be stored and processed in the United States or Canada to facilitate online processing, and by registering on our Website, you consent to the transfer of information outside of your country.
WEBSITE LIABILITY WAIVER
Some parts of this Website were developed and/or provided by True Wind Media, LLC, and Google Inc. By using this Website and/or related System, you agree that True Wind Media, LLC, Google Inc., and all other third-party vendors associated with this Website shall not be liable for any damages resulting from the use or misuse of the software, systems, design, text, graphics, online hosting services, online payment services, online donation systems, e-mail services, support services, information or related systems provided on this Website. Neither True Wind Media, LLC, its owners, its officers, its affiliates, its associates, nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or usefulness of said System, including any information, output, client experience or unspecified services related to said System. Information provided in said System is not intended to provide sole or conclusive direction, input or data for any purchasing or usage decision on behalf of the Battle Creek YMCA, nor its visitors, patrons, clients, clients, employees, staff, leaders, contractors, owners, investors, agents, assigns, successors or affiliates, now or in the future. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless True Wind Media, LLC, its staff, officers, owners, agents and affiliates from liability of any sort in connection with the contents of said System, its verbal presentation or any actions taken based on information presented herein. Web Hosting Disclaimer: Websites, online information and e-commerce solutions (collectively hereinafter known as “Website”) provided by, through or in association with True Wind Media and/or its affiliates (including all related companies, agents, successors, assigns, employees, owners and investors of both companies) are subject to the following terms: THIS WEBSITE AND THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITH NO WARRANTY, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. TRUE WIND MEDIA AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE AND THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT WILL TRUE WIND MEDIA AND IT AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY GOODS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (EVEN IF TRUE WIND MEDIA AND/OR ITS AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED ON THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. INCLUSION OF ANY COMPANY NAME (WHETHER IT IS PROTECTED BY TRADEMARK OR NOT) ON THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT OF PRODUCTS AND IS MERELY A FACTUAL STATEMENT OF PURCHASE, REGISTRATION, OR EXPRESSED USAGE, IN WRITING OR VERBALLY, OF PRODUCTS.
All content within this web site, such as text, data, images, audio and video clips available on this web site, are the property of the web site owner, its licensors, content suppliers and/or syndicates, and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. By nature of this websites’ “Content Management” tools, third parties may have an ability to post information, graphics, etc., within. If you find any item posted that is deemed too be infringing on a copyright, its removal will become of foremost priority. All content available on this web site may only be used by you as an information gathering resource. You may not copy, publish, distribute, create derivative works of, or commercially exploit the content of this web site, or use this web site for any other purpose without the explicit permission of the web site owner.
All trademarks, brands, names and logos appearing on this web site are the property of their respective owners.
All information gathered by the web site owner during your visit will not be resold to any third party. You agree through implied consent, that the web site owner reserves the right to track your activities and, if necessary, to refuse access to the protected areas. Any links on this web site operated by third parties are provided for your convenience only. We are not responsible for the content and performance of these web sites or for your transactions with them and our inclusion of links to such web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such web sites.
COMMENTS AND QUESTIONS
If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our Policy, you may contact us via e-mail or by calling the Battle Creek YMCA at (269) 963-9622 during normal business hours. Our mailing address is the Battle Creek YMCA, 182 Capital Ave. NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017. (This policy was last updated on May 23, 2012.)