This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) was last updated on October 24, 2017.?



Our Policy

This Privacy Policy sets forth the practices of General Conference of Seventh Day Adventists (collectively referred to as, “GC Adventist,” “we,” “us” and/or “our”) who operate the VividFaith website; with respect to personal data (“Personally Identifiable Information,” or ” PII“) and other information that is collected from Individuals; including Unions, Conferences, Missions and Churches (collectively referred to as “Participating Organizations”) through various websites owned and operated by us. See a complete list of websites governed by this privacy policy. (General Conference of Seventh Day Adventist, Individuals who use our services, and Participating Organizations may be collectively referred to as “GC Adventist Church System”).

This Privacy Policy describes the choices available to you regarding the use of your information, and how you access this information to update and correct it.

It is important to note that privacy practices of Participating Organizations may differ from those of General Conference of Seventh Day Adventist. We are a separate entity from those that participate in our services and thus do not have control over their privacy practices. However, we do encourage Participating Organizations to follow our Privacy Policy and practices.

Information We Collect

We recognize the sensitive nature of your information. It is our highest priority to ensure the confidentiality of any information you provide and take a proactive approach in protecting your privacy.

Participating Organizations use services provided by us to connect with each other, look for employment and/or volunteer opportunities, manage their membership information and data, conduct financial transactions, and obtain and/or provide educational materials and services within the GC Adventist Church System (collectively referred to as “Services”).

When using our Services, you and/or the Participating Organizations may provide us PII such as name, address, phone number, birthday, spousal and family information, educational history, employment information, and financial information.

Other Information: When you interact with our Services, we may receive and store information collected passively through various technologies used on our websites. This information is used to provide us with statistical information such as the number of visitors to a website(s), the number of visitor to each page of our Services. Other information collected may include IP Address, Browser Type, ISP, pages you visit, operating system, and date/time stamps. This information is merely statistical and not used to identify you.

In operating our Services as described above our third party partners and we use cookies and similar technologies. Our third party partners also use Local Storage (HTML5).

These technologies are used to provide additional functionality, analyze usage and behavior more accurately, temporarily store our pages and images, store content and preferences.

We also partner with third parties to either display advertising on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here (or if located in the European Union click here). Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads. Please visit your browser settings to manage your Local Storage (HTML5) preferences.

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