Privacy Policy

Effective 9/24/07

Introduction:

Space Center Houston and its subsidiaries (“Space Center Houston” or “we” or “our” or “us”) are committed to respecting your privacy. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy carefully, especially before providing any personal information at this website, www.spacecenter.org (the “Site”).

The Information We Collect:

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Space Center Houston website.

When you access any part of our websites, our Web server software may automatically log information provided by your network connection and Web browser software, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your network connection and the type of Web browser and operating system that you are using. Our Web server may also log the URL of the file that you are requesting, the current date and time, and the URL of the last Web page requested by your Web browser.

We may analyze this aggregated information to learn more about how visitors use our websites, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track visitor movement, and to gather general demographic information for reporting and sponsorship purposes. We do not attempt to match the Personal Information of individual visitors to information logged by our server.

We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. This information may include: Name, Address, Email Address, Phone Number and Credit/Debit Card information. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete that order. Space Center Houston retains this information so that we can track orders to completion, facilitate customer-service requests, and inform customers of important changes to our program that may affect them.

When a visitor subscribes to one or more of Space Center Houston’s e-newsletters, we ask only for an email address, which we retain so that we can send the newsletter automatically.

When a visitor submits an email message to us, we use the return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment To Data Security:

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy:

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. We do not intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors who are under the age of 13.

How To Opt Out:

To unsubscribe from email updates from Space Center Houston, you can remove your name from the mailing list(s) by following the instructions at the bottom of the email message or by contacting us.

How To Contact Us:

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at 281-244-2100 or send us an email at schinfo@spacecenter.org.