Clean Air Champions is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information of employees, Champions, and members of the public who are registered participants in a Clean Air Champions program or project. See our Privacy Principles at the bottom of this page for a detailed description of our ten privacy principles.
We value the public's trust and recognize that maintaining this trust requires us to be transparent and accountable in how we treat the information you share with us.
We frequently gather and use personal information through program enrollment and delivery. This information is carefully protected and any use or sharing of this informatino is subject to consent. Our privacy practices are designed to achieve this.
Our staff is authorized to access personal information based on their need to deal with the information for the reason(s) for which it was obtained. Safeguards are in place to ensure that the information is not disclosed or shared with any other organization at any time.
All information gathered for use by Clean Air Champions will not be used for any other purposes than our own. All personal information* is protected and we take measures to ensure the integrity of this information is maintained. As a matter of policy, we do not sell or rent any personal information to third parties for their marketing, or any other purposes.
*Personal information is any information that can be used to identify, distinguish or contact a specific individual including opinions and beliefs, financial information, birthdates and other identifying data but does not include the name, title or business address or telephone number of an employee of an organization.
Website and Electronic Commerce
Where necessary and when relevant, we use password protocols and encryption software to protect personal and other information we receive when transactions (memberships, donations) are completed online.
From time to time we may enter into arrangements with organizations that offer third-party online services. Clean Air Champions will ensure that these organizations have clearly stated privacy policies that meet or exceed our guidelines.
Minors and Links to Other Websites
Once children link out of the CAC website, they make their own web site choices. We strongly encourage parents to use the Internet with their children, and to provide clear guidelines for Internet use. If you find a link to something inappropriate in othe CAC site, please contact us immediately. We will look into it and take any necessary action.
We regularly review our privacy practices for our various activities, and periodically update our policy and procedures.
Further information on privacy and your rights in regards to your personal information may be found on the website of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada at www.privcom.gc.ca.