The Seeing Eye (TSE) makes every effort to respect and protect the privacy of our online and mail constituents. We will not share, rent, sell or exchange your email address or physical address for use by third parties. We do not retain any credit card information on our servers. Your privacy will not be compromised.
If you have any questions about our Privacy Policies, you can contact us at:
The Seeing Eye
P.O. Box 375
Morristown, NJ 07963-0375
We are available to answer your questions or hear your concerns.
We intend to give you as much control as possible over your personal information. In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. There are times, however, when we may need information from you, such as your name, address, telephone number, or more. It is our intent to let you know before we collect such personally identifiable information from you on the Internet. This information will be clearly identified such as in "Online Applications" for Admissions, "Online Donations" for Contributions, or "Online Applications" for Dog Adoptions.
If you choose to give us personal information via the Internet that we or our business partners may need to correspond with you to complete a donation, to purchase merchandise, to process an enrollment application, or to accept an application for dog adoption, for example, it is our intent to let you know how we will use such information. If you tell us in writing that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes. Please contact us at The Seeing Eye, Donor & Public Relations Department, P.O. Box 375, Morristown, NJ 07963-0375 or at Donate@seeingeye.org.
Tracking of Website Usage
The Seeing Eye may collect anonymous information about users who visit our Site and compile this anonymous information for statistical analysis. For instance, we may use it to determine usage patterns so we know which parts of our site are popular. This technology does not identify you personally. It simply enables us to compile statistics about our visitors and their use of our Website.
The Seeing Eye strives to keep your information secure and safeguard it from unauthorized access by using firewalls to protect our servers and virus/intrusion detection software. However, no transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed 100% secure, so you provide your information at your own risk.
This site links to other sites. TSE is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Websites. We will not pass your information along to the linked site; however, we cannot protect your information if you provide information to that site.
When you place orders or access your account information, we use a secure server. This secure server software, SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us. Furthermore, all of the customer transactional data we collect is protected against unauthorized access with the use of digital certificates. Digital certificates for The Seeing Eye are issued by VeriSign, one of the most established signers of digital certificates. To learn more about our online security, simply click on the "Security" link (it usually appears as a padlock) in your browser tool bar, at the bottom of your browser window.
Opting In or Out of Communications
The Seeing Eye provides all email and physical mail recipients with a clear, easy and effective method to unsubscribe to any and all online and/or mail communications. TSE does not misrepresent the source of any message, does not falsify sender’s domain name or use a non-responsive IP address, and will not use false or misleading “Subject” lines.
The Use of "Cookies"
Terms and Conditions of Use
This site (the "Site") is owned and operated by The Seeing Eye, Inc. ("TSE"). Please feel free to browse the Site; however, your access and use of the Site is subject to the following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing the Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with any of these Terms and Conditions, do not use the Site. TSE reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms and Conditions at any time and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates.
Copyrights and Trademarks
The documents and information on the Site including text, graphics and other files and the selection and arrangement thereof are copyrighted materials of TSE and/or other third parties. Reproduction or storage of materials retrieved from the Site is subject to the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, Title 17 U.S.C. You are hereby granted a limited license to copy the Site contents to the extent required for normal WWW viewing purposes and personal, non-commercial use only. All other rights are reserved.
The trademarks and service marks (the "Marks") used on this Site are the registered Marks of TSE. Seeing Eye is a registered trademark for guide dogs trained to lead the blind and The Seeing Eye is a registered service mark for instructing visually impaired individuals in the use of guide dogs and training dogs to serve as guide dogs. Our name and logo, Pennies for Puppies, and Dollars for Dogs are trademarks of The Seeing Eye in the United States and certain other jurisdictions. Other trademarks, service marks, products and company names displayed or mentioned on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting any license or right to use the Marks used and displayed on this Site without the express written consent of TSE.
Message Boards Rules and Agreement
Your use of The Seeing Eye Message Boards ("Service") constitute your agreement to comply with the following rules. If you cannot agree with these rules, please do not use the Service. These rules may be modified by TSE from time to time; notice of revisions to this Agreement will be announced on this page. Continued access of the Service by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the rules. This Service is intended to provide a forum for a robust and free-flowing exchange of information, opinions and comments. Since the Service is designed to provide an enjoyable and informative experience for all participants, you agree to abide by certain rules regarding your participation. Your failure to follow these rules, whether listed below or in bulletins posted at various points in the Service, may result in termination of your access to the Service, without notice, in addition to TSE's other remedies.
Comments by Users Are Not Endorsed by The Seeing Eye, Inc.
TSE does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify, or agree with the comments, opinions, or statements posted on bulletin boards or otherwise contained in the Service. Any information or material placed online, including advice and opinions, are the views and responsibility of those who post the statements, and does not necessarily represent the views of TSE.
Use of the Service by You
Your right to use the Service is personal to you – you may not authorize others to use the Service. You may not give others your Username or Password.
You agree not to use any obscene, indecent, or offensive language or to place on the Service any material that is obscene, indecent, offensive, defamatory, abusive, harassing, or hateful. Further, you may not place on the Service any material that is encrypted, constitutes junk mail, spam or unauthorized advertising, invades anyone's privacy, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or that otherwise violates any local, state, national or international law or regulation. You agree to use the Service only for lawful purposes and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil and criminal liability.
You are responsible for ensuring that any material you provide to the Service or post on a bulletin board, including but not limited to text, photographs, and sound, does not violate the copyright, trademark, trade secret or any other personal or proprietary rights of any third party or is posted with the permission of the owner(s) of such rights. You agree not to disrupt or interfere with the Service, nor to alter or tamper with any information or materials on or associated with the Service.
You agree to indemnify TSE and its employees, agents and representatives, and to hold them harmless, from any and all claims and liabilities (including attorneys’ fees) which may arise from your submissions, from your use of material obtained through the Service, or from your breach of this Agreement, or from any such acts through your use of the Service.
Disclaimer of Warranty & Limitation of Liability
You acknowledge that you are using the materials, information and service at your own risk. The materials, information and service are provided “as is,” and TSE and its affiliates hereby expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy, reliability, title, merchantability, non-infringement, fitness for a particular purpose or any other warranty, condition, guarantee or representation, whether oral, in writing or in electronic form, including but not limited to the accuracy or completeness of any material or information contained therein or provided by the service. TSE and its affiliates do not represent or warrant that access to the service will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, or that no viruses will be transmitted on the service or that any defects will be corrected.
Despite the use of firewalls, anti-virus software and other security measures TSE does not warrant that this site, its servers, or e-mail sent from TSE are free of viruses or other harmful components. TSE will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive and consequential damages. Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.
Governing Law And Jurisdiction
You agree that this Agreement, for all purposes, shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws (both substantive and procedural) of the State of New Jersey applicable to contracts to be wholly performed therein, and any action based on or alleging a breach of this Agreement must be brought in a state or federal court in New Jersey. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts.
This Agreement is the complete and entire agreement between the parties and supersedes any prior agreement, whether written or oral.