Consumer Privacy Statement 

Avenues to Independence is serious about keeping your personal information private and secure. This notice of our privacy policy explains how we use and protect your information.  Avenues does not sell or rent information about you to others. 

The information that you provide to Avenues comes from transactions such as: contributions; event reservations; prize and other purchases made at events; enrollment in electronic and regular mail newsletters and requests from you for information on the programs and services of Avenues to Independence. 

In order to provide you with information on Avenues and enable you to provide contributions and participate in Avenues events, it is necessary for us to collect your personal identification and payment information. 

Avenues uses third party merchant services to process our credit card transactions.  At the end of this document, you will see a listing of the vendors utilized by Avenues and may go to their respective websites to review their Consumer Privacy Policies.  

We protect your personal information in a variety of ways. 

Employees protect personal information, and are authorized to access this information only when they have a business need to do so.  All local, state and federal regulations are followed to protect your personal identifying and payment information.   

We need accurate information to provide you with timely information and to conduct payment and other financial transactions with Avenues.   

If you need to update your information, or if the information we have about you is inaccurate or incomplete, please contact us.  

You can call us at 847-292-0870 and ask to speak to the Development Department

You may also write to us at 515 Busse Highway, Park Ridge, Illinois, 60068 or send an email to :   

You can also request a copy of the information that we have about you in our files to make sure it is correct. You can send your request by regular or email. We will send you the information within 30 business days of receiving your request.   

If you believe the information about you in our files is wrong, please notify us as soon as possible.  We will review your information and respond to you within 30 business days. If we agree with you, we will change our records. This change will become part of the file.  

This notice also applies to all facets of Avenues to Independence, including retail, online and regular mail transactions. 

Third Party Merchant Service Providers currently used by Avenues to Independence: 

PayPal     Gesture     Quickbooks GoPay 

December 16, 2016

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