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Site Credits

ABCD would like to acknowledge and thank the following individuals and organizations for permitting the use of their photography on our website:

Don West
Fay Foto Services
Nikia Manifold


 

Privacy Policy

Effective as of April 1, 2007

At Action for Boston Community Development, Inc. (ABCD), we are committed to ensuring your privacy. This privacy policy describes the information we gather from this website and how we use that information. If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, contact us at webmaster@bostonabcd.org. We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time, so you should read this page each time you access the site.
 
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
We may use non-personally identifiable information collected from you and other website users to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics. These aggregated statistics would be used to improve the site and for product development and marketing purposes generally. We also may provide such aggregated information to funding sources and other third parties for certain purposes, but such statistics contain no personally identifiable information and cannot be used to gather such information.
 
Personally Identifiable Information
The personally identifiable information you provide to us when using this site may be used to provide products and services to you, to enhance your experience at the site, and, if applicable, to enhance your experience as a user of ABCD's products and services. The ways in which we use your personally identifiable information will be set forth, and consented to by you, either when you register to use our site or when you first use the site.
 
Outside Contractors
We may employ independent contractors, vendors and suppliers (collectively, "Outside Contractors") to provide specific services and products related to ABCD and the site, such as providing credit card processing and fraud screening, order fulfillment and shipment, mailing of ABCD publications and other materials, hosting and maintaining the site, and developing applications for the site. These Outside Contractors may sometimes have limited access to information collected from you, including your personally identifiable information, in the course of providing products or services to us. Access to your personally identifiable information by these contractors is limited to the information reasonably necessary in order for these Outside Contractors to perform their limited function for us. We also require that these contractors (i) protect the privacy of your personally identifiable information consistent with this Privacy Policy, and (ii) not use or disclose your personally identifiable information for any purpose other than providing us with products or services for which we contracted.
 
Voluntary Disclosure by You to Third Parties
You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information in an e-mail or other communications with third parties listed on the sites or in other materials, that information, along with any other information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and correlated and used by such third parties and may result in your receiving unsolicited messages from other persons. Such collection, correlation, use and messages are beyond our control.
 
Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information to any third party if we believe that we are required to do so for any or all of the following reasons: (i) by law; (ii) to comply with legal processes or governmental requests; (iii) to prevent, investigate, detect or prosecute criminal offences or attacks on the technical integrity of the web site or our network; and/or (iv) to protect the rights, property, or safety of ABCD, the users of the web site, or the public.
 
Opt-Out
If you supply ABCD with your e-mail address, you may receive periodic electronic mailings from us regarding current developments, new products and services, or upcoming events. If you ever wish to stop receiving such mailings please contact us at webmaster@bostonabcd.org.
 
Web Links
This website contains links to other websites. ABCD is not responsible for the privacy policies of these sites.
 

Terms and Conditions

Effective as of April 1, 2007

Please read this page carefully. Your use of this site, a project of Action for Boston Community Development, Inc. (ABCD), constitutes your agreement to be bound by the following terms and conditions. We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, so you should read this page each time you access the site.
 
Links, Resources and References
This website contains references and links to information, products and services provided by third parties. These references and links are provided as aids to help you identify and locate other resources that may be of interest, and are not intended to state or imply that ABCD sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the persons or entities who provide such information, products or services, nor are the references or links intended to state or imply that ABCD is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyright symbol that may be reflected in them.
 
Material Posted by Others
Materials accessible from or added to this site by third parties, such as comments posted on bulletin boards, listservs or similar venues, are strictly the responsibility of the third party who added such materials or made them accessible and we neither endorse nor undertake to control, monitor, edit or assume responsibility for any such third-party material. You may NOT submit or upload statements, data, or materials to this site that (i) are harassing, threatening, obscene, defamatory, racially or sexually offensive, invasive of others' privacy, or otherwise unlawful, (ii) contain viruses or other harmful computer code or data, or (iii) in our judgment have the effect of disrupting others' use of this site. "Unlawful" as used here means, without limitation, violation of any civil or criminal laws and the unauthorized use of proprietary materials owned by others, such as text and audio-visual material protected by copyright, trademarks and logos, and commercial uses of the name or likeness of persons living or dead. You may NOT use this site to advertise any product or service without our prior written consent. You agree that ABCD has the right, but not the obligation, to delete statements, data, or materials that you submit or upload to the site that violate any of these terms and conditions. You also agree that ABCD shall have no liability to you or to any third party for statements, data, or materials posted to this site by users of the site or for the removal of such statements, data or materials if we deem them to be in violation of these terms and conditions.
 
Disclaimer of Liability and Warranties
This site and its contents are provided "as is." We disclaim all warranties, express and implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability and of fitness for a particular purpose with respect to any information contained on, accessible through or derived by you from this site and with respect to any products or services purchased by you through this site. We likewise disclaim any and all liability to you arising out of interruption or damage to your computer system or software as the result of accessing or otherwise using this site. We will not be liable for any incidental, indirect, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages of any kind, including lost revenues, lost profits, or loss of data arising out of your use of this site. In the event that any of the foregoing limitations and disclaimers is ineffective, you agree that our maximum liability to you shall be the total of the fees you have paid to us in connection with your access to this site and/or for products or services you have purchased from us through this site.
 
Copyright
Material published in this web site is copyrighted by ABCD unless otherwise noted. Such material is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws and treaties. All rights reserved. Users of this web site may not reproduce, republish or redistribute material found on the web site in any form without the express written consent of the copyright holder. To obtain permission to reuse or republish material copyrighted by ABCD, please contact us at webmaster@bostonabcd.org.
 
Reservation of Rights
ABCD reserves the right to change the contents of this site or to discontinue it at any time, as well as the right to deny access to the site to any person whom we have reasonable grounds to believe may be using the site for an unlawful or unauthorized purpose or in a manner that may harm ABCD or other users of this site.