Heart of the Nation is a ministry of Santa Fe Communications, Inc. (“SFC”). It is SFC’s policy to protect the privacy of anyone who contacts us, including Web site visitors (“visitors”). We do not collect personal information, including your e-mail address, without your permission. We do not share your information with any organizations or individuals outside of SFC unless we have a good faith belief that such action is necessary in exceptional cases to conform to legal requirements, protect legal rights, or comply with legal process.

SFC reserves the right to change this policy without notice. Any changes to this policy will be posted to this page and are effective upon posting. Use of the SFC Web site constitutes acceptance of the terms of the Privacy Statement in effect at the time of use.

Collected Information

You may voluntarily supply us with your name, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, or other information in order to help us serve you. By providing the information, you have consented to its collection and use by SFC. It is our policy to contact you only with information relating to our ministry which we, in good faith, believe will be of interest to you. You may request that we contact you only with specific information or materials. We will update your contact preferences (including removing you from our contact list) within fifteen (15) days of your request.

SFC does not knowingly gather any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. You must be 13 years of age or older when visiting the Web site, in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998.

Technical Information Automatically Collected

The following technical information, none of which identifies you, is automatically collected:

  • Date and time each visitor logs onto our Web site;
  • Pages visited on our Web site;
  • Address of the Web site linking to our site, if a visitor reaches our site via a link;
  • Internet domain of the access service used to connect to our site (ends with a suffix such as .com or .org) and IP address (a number automatically assigned to the computer each time someone accesses the Internet);
  • The browser (such as Internet Explorer) and operating system (such as Windows or Unix) used to access our Web site.

Cookies

When you visit our Web site, our Internet server generates “cookies.” These strings of text that a Web site can send to your browser do not provide personal information but facilitate easy navigation on our Web site. We may use memory-based cookies in support of authenticating users of certain applications on our Web site, including applications through a provider of services on SFC’s Web site for which you are a registered user (with a user ID and password). You have the ability to modify your browser to accept all cookies, notify you when a cookie is sent, or reject all cookies.

Site Security

Our Web site is protected by commercial software programs and encryption to protect confidentiality. Any unauthorized attempt to access or change information on our Web site is prohibited under the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act and other applicable laws.

SFC carefully evaluates requests for links before including them on our Web site to ensure that the links do not conflict with our policies. When you select a link that leaves our site, SFC is not responsible for the privacy practices employed by any other site.

Restrictions on Use of Materials

SFC owns and operates this Web site. All materials contained on this Web site are owned by SFC or published by SFC with the permission of the owner of the material. The owner retains all copyright, trademark, or other rights. No material from this Web site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without written permission from the owner.

To obtain permission to use materials (audio, text, or images) from SFC’s Web site or printed materials, please e-mail your request to Mail@HeartoftheNation.org. Fax requests should be sent to (414) 475-3621.

Please provide the following in your request: 1) the Web address (URL) or SFC publication, including (if possible) a copy of the specific material you wish to use; 2) how the information will be used or distributed (SFC materials may not be sold); 3) name and description of your organization, including whether it is not-for-profit; and 4) contact information, including your name, telephone number, e-mail, and postal address.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless SFC and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Web site or Web sites to which it is linked. In no event will SFC, its officers, directors, employees, or volunteers be liable to you or any third party for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance upon or submission of information on this Web Site for any consequential, special, or other damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Contact Web Site Operator

If you have any questions or comments concerning this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

Santa Fe Communications, Inc.
1126 S. 70th Street, Suite N601
Milwaukee, WI 53214
(414) 475-4700
Mail@HeartoftheNation.org

You may also contact SFC or Caring Habits, Inc. regarding the secure online donation form on this Web site, which is operated by Caring Habits, Inc., 449 N. State Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510, (914) 923-4007.