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Toward Independence, Inc. Online Privacy Policy

Toward Independence, Inc. (TII) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that assists individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. What follows is TII's online privacy policy, which governs personal information gathered on our Internet sites (www.ti-inc.org, www.innerigallery.org, and www.innerigallery.com).

TII’s Commitment to Online Security


Physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been employed to safeguard the security and integrity of personal information. TII encrypts billing information wherever TII requests it. All TII agents and contractors with access to personal information obtained on the TII web sites are also bound to adhere to this policy as part of their contract with TII.

Personal Information that TII May Collect Online


TII collects personal information online, including names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone numbers, and billing information. TII does not knowingly collect or maintain any personal information from children under the age of 13. In addition, no part of our sites are designed with the purpose of attracting any person under age 13.

How TII Uses Personal Information Collected Online


Unless you otherwise consent, we will use your personal information for only the following purposes: to reply to your emails, process billing related to online purchases and donations, and add you to our agency mailing list. At any time, you can add or remove your name from the TII mailing list by contacting us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

How Your Information May Be Shared


We never sell or rent your personal information.

TII may release personal information under the following circumstances:

  • Where release is required by law (for example, a subpoena) or regulation or is requested by a government agency;
  • To appropriate persons, where your communication suggests possible harm to others.

Help Us Keep Your Personal Information Accurate


If your personal information changes or you would like to review the personal information we may have on file, please e-mail us with the new information or your review request at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Let us also know what led to your submission of personal information so we may efficiently locate your information.

Computer Tracking and Cookies


Our web sites are not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our sites. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public and may also be provided to others, but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.

A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. TII uses non-identifying cookies to provide easier site navigation and access to forms. You can still use the TII sites if your browser is set to reject cookies. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.

Problems or Complaints with TII Privacy Policy


If you have a complaint about TII compliance with this privacy policy, you may contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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