The First Tee® of Siouxland Privacy Policy

This is the Privacy Policy of The First Tee of Siouxland, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, governing
the online collection and use of information (i) provided by you through this website located at
www.firstteesiouxland.org and TheFirstTee.org (collectively, the “Site”) or (ii) gathered by The First
Tee of Siouxland through your use of the Site, which you agree may be shared with and used by our
national headquarters, PGA TOUR First Tee Foundation, Inc., a Florida not for profit corporation
(collectively with the First Tee of Siouxland, “we” or “us” or “our”). When we refer to “your
information” in this Privacy Policy, it refers to your personal information as well as your dependent’s
personal information.
Please review this Privacy Policy carefully, for it contains information important to you. If you do not
want us to be able to gather and use information about you as set forth herein, please do not use this
Site. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to identify for you the nature of information that may be
collected about or from you, the way in which such information may be used and disclosed, and to offer
other helpful information. This Privacy Policy is part of our Terms of Use Agreement, which governs your
use of the Site and the Services, as defined therein. By using this Site and the Services, you are accepting
the practices described in this Privacy Policy and agree to receive future revisions to our Privacy Policy
through our Site. Unless otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, the defined terms used below have the
same meaning set forth in our Terms of Use Agreement.

Types Of Information Collected.

The information collected through the Site may include, without limitation:

  • Personal Information You Give Us: We receive and store any personal information you provide
    to us through our Site or give us in any other way, such as when you register an Account through
    our Site, request information, products or services from us through the Site, sign up for a
    newsletter through the Site, complete a survey on the Site, or communicate with us via email
    through the Site. We also acquire your personal information from our use of “cookies” and
    other technology as you use the Site (see Cookies section below). This personal information that
    we gather from you may include, without limitation:
    o Contact Information (e.g. your/third party name(s), address, telephone number, email)
    o Professional credentials
    o Username & password
    o Age, gender and other demographic information
    o Dependent’s allergies, disabilities and dietary restrictions
    o Information about your interests in and use of various products, programs and services
    o Geo-location
    o Financial information such as credit card number
    We use this information to enhance and customize services and features for you, to improve the
    Services we provide to you, and to communicate with you. Registering a profile or participation
    in surveys or contests is completely voluntary, therefore you have a choice whether or not to
    disclose this information. Where this information is required for participation, and you choose
    to participate you hereby give consent for the collection of personal information.
  • Automatic Information Collection: We may use management and analytic products and tools that we own or that are owned by a third-party to gather certain information about your use of the Site and Services. The products and tools may include cookies, beacons, JavaScript, and other technologies. From time to time, we may also collect information such as the pages of the Site that you visit, your search keywords, your operating system version, or other such information. The information we collect enables us to run Site usage tools and create statistics about our Site. These statistics help us to better understand how our Site is being used and what we can do to make it more useful to visitors and users. We may also collect information about your computer or software to alert you of any technical or compatibility deficiencies that may disrupt your use of the Site or the Services offered through the Site. This automatically gathered information is neither collected nor stored in a personally identifiable format.We (and our service providers) may use management and
    analytic products and tools that we own or that are owned by a third-party to gather certain
    information about your use of the Site and Services. The products and tools may include
    cookies, beacons, JavaScript, and other technologies. From time to time, we (and our service
    providers) may also collect information such as the pages of the Site that you visit, your search
    keywords, your operating system version, IP address and type of browser you are using, or other
    such information. The information we collect enables us to run Site usage tools and create
    statistics about our Site. These statistics help us to better understand how our Site is being used
    and what we can do to make it more useful to visitors and users. We may also collect
    information about your computer or software to alert you of any technical or compatibility
    deficiencies that may disrupt your use of the Site or the Services offered through the Site.
    Note that if you link from our Site for purposes of purchasing or using certain products or services, you
    will be traveling to other sites operated by other entities with different privacy policies, and the
    information you provide on those sites is not governed by this Privacy Policy. Please see the paragraph
    below entitled “Use Caution When Visiting Other Sites” for more information.Use Of Information Provided.

Note that if you link from our Site for purposes of purchasing or using certain products or services, you will be traveling to other sites operated by other entities with different privacy policies, and the information you provide on those sites is not governed by this Privacy Policy. Please see the paragraph below entitled “Use Caution When Visiting Other Sites” for more information.

Use Of Information Provided.

  1. A. Marketing Purposes. We may use this information, such as your name, address, telephone number,
    and/or email address, to contact you and send you information about us, our affiliates, and third party
    goods, services, and promotions in which we believe you may be interested. We may disclose your
    information to our agents and service providers who help us contact you for these purposes. In addition,
    we may disclose your information to our affiliates for their use in contacting you about products,
    services and promotions in which we believe you might be interested. All of the foregoing uses are
    referred to below as “Marketing Purposes.” You have the opportunity to opt out of allowing us to use
    your information for these Marketing Purposes as explained below in the paragraph entitled “Opt Out”.
    B. To Comply With Your Requests and Orders. We may also use and disclose to others (such as our
    billing service providers, our fulfillment houses and shipping companies) your information, to the extent
    reasonably necessary, to provide you with the information, opportunities, goods or services you
    request, such as if you request information about a promotion, choose to enter a sweepstakes, order
    goods or services, or request information from us. For example, if you choose to receive information
    regarding a promotion offered by a third party, we may share your information, such as your name and
    e-mail address with such third party offering the promotion. For another example, if you request
    information, or buy products or services through the Site, we may use and disclose this information to
    others so as to comply with your request (for example, to disclose your information, including your
    credit card information, to secure payment, by using your email or street address to send you the
    requested information, product or service, to disclose your email or street address to our mailing,
    fulfillment and shipping companies so that the requested information, product or service may be sent to
    you).
    C. Data Aggregation. We may aggregate your information with the information of others so that you
    cannot reasonably be identified and we may use and disclose such statistical information for any
    purpose.

    D. Site Analytics. We may use your information to help improve the operation of our Site, such as to
    diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Site, and to communicate with you with respect to
    your use of the Site, including, without limitation, to respond to e-mails from you.
    E. Asset Sale. We may share your information with and transfer it and our rights in it to another entity
    acquiring all or substantially all of our assets, or the assets of our business units, or that merges with us,
    which entity would have the right to use and disclose your information as we did.
    F. Legal Compliance. We may use and disclose information that we have gathered from you or that you
    have provided to us if: (i) we believe that any law or regulation requires us to do so, (ii) to respond to a
    subpoena or governmental request; (iii) we deem it advisable or necessary to protect our safety, rights
    or property, or that of our employees, agents, affiliates, customers, other users of this Site, or others;
    (iv) to respond to a possible violation of this Privacy Policy, our Terms of Use, any law or regulation;
    and/or (v) to enforce this Privacy Policy and/or our Terms of Use.

Securing Your Information.

We will use reasonable precautions to keep the information about you that we have gathered protected from unauthorized use or access. However, we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties that may receive the information. For your safety and security on the Site, we may use security tools and functionality such as encryption, flash objects, firewalls, Passwords, or other security features. However, your external email communications with us are not protected by any digital security, and you should assume that such communications are visible by third-parties.

No transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Although we make reasonable efforts to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, we cannot guaranty the security of information you transmit to us. We cannot be, and are not, responsible for the actions of our third-party vendors or for unauthorized access to information by hackers, or by other unauthorized third-parties.

Securing your information

We will use reasonable precautions to keep the information about you that we have gathered protected
from unauthorized use or access. For your safety and security on the Site, we may use security tools and
functionality such as encryption, flash objects, firewalls, Passwords, or other security features. However,
your external email communications with us are not protected by any digital security, and you should
assume that such communications are visible by third-parties. No transmission of data over the Internet
or method of electronic storage is secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you
have any questions about security on the Site, you can contact us at techsupport@thefirsttee.org.

Use Caution When Visiting Other Sites.

Our Site may from time to time include links to other Sites operated by other entities. Each of those links
takes you to a Site operated by another entity. Those Sites may have different privacy policies. When
traveling to other Sites, please take the time to check the applicable privacy policy of that Site before
you submit any personal information. Such policies are usually posted on the Site or available through
clearly posted links. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of or activities on such other Sites.

Cookies.

“Cookies” is a technology that stores useful information about you and your computer that enables our
Site to remember you when you return. We can only read cookies from our Site. You can change your
privacy preferences regarding the use of cookies and similar technologies through your browser. You
may set your browser to accept all cookies, block certain cookies, require your consent before a cookie
is placed in your browser, or block all cookies. Blocking all cookies will affect your online experience and
may prevent you from enjoying the full features offered on the Site and our Services may become
unavailable or nonfunctional. Please consult the “Help” section of your browser for more information.

Do not track.

We do not respond to Do Not Track signals at this time.  However, in respect of our users’ right to
privacy, we provide the option to block cookies as outlined above.

This Site Is Not For Children Under 13 Years Old.

This Site is not directed to children under the age of 13 and children under the age of 13 should not
provide their information through this Site. We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable
information from anyone under 13. Parents or guardians shall be the only individuals permitted to
submit personally identifiable information about their children under 13 through the Site.  Additionally,
children 13 years old or older should not provide their information to us through this Site except under
the supervision and with the permission of their parent or guardian.

Access To And Correction Of Personal Information Maintained About You/Ability To Opt Out Of Further Contacts.

  1. A. Access. In the event you wish to determine the nature of the information we have collected from or
    about you, please contact us by sending an email to: techsupport@thefirsttee.org. Please include your
    full name, your address, email address, telephone number, and explain the nature of your request. Your
    request can be as simple as “Please provide me with a summary of the information you have collected
    from or about me.”
    B. Updates and Corrections. In addition, if you have corrections or updates to the information we are
    maintaining about you (your address for example), please help us keep your information accurate by
    contacting us via email at techsupport@thefirsttee.org and provide us with the corrected information.
    Please include the information that you are updating or correcting (both old and new) so that we can
    more easily locate your record and update or correct it properly. Also include a telephone number and
    email address where we can reach you if we have further questions.
    C. Opt Out, Deletion or Transfer. In the event that you do not wish us to use and/or disclose your
    information for Marketing Purposes (as described above), please send us an email
    at techsupport@thefirsttee.org and notify us of your request. You can state “Please do not use my
    information for Marketing Purposes.” Please include in your request your name, address, telephone
    number and the email address or addresses to which you want your Opt Out request to apply. We will
    use reasonable efforts to promptly comply with your request. In addition, if you opt out to receive
    certain information, you may not be able to utilize certain portions of the Site. Additionally, you may
    request that we delete your information altogether or that we transfer or not transfer it to a third party.
    Again, we will need your name, address, telephone number, the email address or addresses and the
    nature of the request. We will endeavor to respond to any of the foregoing within 30 days.
    D. Questions. If you have questions about the operation of this Site or other matters, please direct them
    to our attention at techsupport@thefirsttee.org.

 

Updates to Our Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time in our discretion. Changes will apply to
information about you that we have already gathered from you under this Privacy Policy and to
information we thereafter gather from you. With respect to changes in our Privacy Policy which affect
information we have already gathered from you, we will never materially change our Privacy Policy to
make it less protective of your information collected in the past, without sending you a notice to your
last known email address (or if we do not have an email address, by sending you a notice to your last
known mailing address) notifying you of the changes and providing you with the opportunity to opt out
of such changes within thirty (30) days from issuance of the notice.

We will post here any material changes, including any changes that give us broader rights to use or disclose your information for
marketing purposes that we make in the Privacy Policy and the date of such change. This Privacy Policy
was last updated on July 8, 2019.