Privacy Statement

The Acton Foundation for Entrepreneurial Excellence (AFEE) values the trust you have placed in us. As part of our relationship, we recognize and respect your privacy. That is why AFEE is committed to protecting your privacy and using the information you share with us responsibly.

Our Privacy & Security Statement describes the information we collect about you, as well as why and how we use it. We also explain the choices you can make about how we collect and use your information.

What Information Is Collected?

We collect information from you that you provide when you join our mailing list, participate in a contest, promotion or survey. Categories of information collected include your name, e-mail address, postal address, and phone number. In addition, we may acquire names and mailing addresses of third parties.

Will My Information Be Shared?

To respect your privacy, AFEE will not sell or rent the personal information you provide to us online to any third party. When AFEE conducts contests, sweepstakes, promotions, and surveys, or joins with other companies to do so, clients who choose to participate may be asked to provide personal information. AFEE and the other participating companies may use this information for such purposes as notifying winners and fulfilling promotional obligations. Even if you have chosen not to receive e-mail or postal mail from AFEE prior to your participation in a contest, sweepstakes, promotion or survey, you may still receive information from AFEE in connection with such activity if you register for or participate in it

How do I remove my information?

If you would prefer not to receive our e-mails and/or mailings-just let us know. You may submit your request to unsubscribe directly at opt-out-hero@actonfoundation.org. In addition, if you have received an e-mail from AFEE, you may also reply with the word "unsubscribe" in the subject line. You may also contact us as follows:

By Email:
opt-out-hero@actonfoundation.org
By Phone:
512-495-9925
By Mail:
Acton School of Business
515 Congress Avenue
Suite 1875
Austin, Texas 78701

Please include your name and address as it appears on the e-mail or postal mail you received from us and indicate "Do not contact me by (e-mail) or (mail)."

Your request may take up to 10 business days to process, and you may receive e-mail or postal mail in the meantime. Your removal request, along with your name and address will be stored in a "do not contact" file to ensure that we can honor your request.

Does ActonHero.org link to other sites?

The ActonHero.org website may include links to other websites that are not under our control. These other websites have their own policies regarding privacy that you should review. AFEE has no responsibility for these linked websites.

How does ActonHero.org protect children's privacy?

AFEE is concerned about the privacy of young children and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from a child under 13 years of age.

Changes to this Statement

AFEE may update the Privacy & Security Statement from time to time. When we make changes, we will post them here. You may wish to check this section from time to time, because by visiting our website, you agree to accept any such changes to these policies. Except as otherwise mentioned herein, this Privacy & Security Statement only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our website.

If you have any questions about our Privacy & Security Statement, please contact us:

By Email:
info-hero@actonfoundation.org
By Phone:
512-495-9925
By Mail:
Acton School of Business
515 Congress Avenue
Suite 1875
Austin, Texas 78701

Effective as of October 15, 2009