Privacy Policy

Both www.legacyforhealth.org and www.mylegacystory.org ("the sites") are websites of the American Legacy Foundation (“Legacy”), which is dedicated to creating a world where young people reject tobacco and anyone can quit.  We respect your privacy and have created this policy to explain what information we collect and how we use it.  If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us at info@americanlegacy.org.

General User Information
We automatically collect aggregate information about our sites’ users, including the domain name and IP address of visitors, the browser and operating system used, and the date and time of each visit.  This information does not identify individual visitors, and it is used for our own research purposes and to improve the sites' content, structure, and security.  We share this information only with our vendors, who use it for the same purposes.

Cookies
Cookies are information files that allow websites to remember users’ activities on a website.  When you visit our site(s), we may send one or more cookies to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser.  We use cookies for several purposes. We use the information we learn from cookies to improve the quality of our service, for example, by tracking user trends.  We share this information only with our vendors, who use it for the same purposes.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.  However, some of our features and services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.

Personal Information
If you choose to create a profile or otherwise provide personal information on our site(s), we will use that information to customize and improve your website experience.  We share this information only with our own vendors, who use it for the same purposes.  If you choose to make a donation to Legacy, you will be transferred to a secure website operated by our fundraising vendor, which has its own privacy policy.  Neither Legacy nor its vendors will ever share your personal information with anyone else without your consent, except in limited circumstances, such as complying with legal processes or preventing fraud or imminent harm.  We will never sell your personal information.

Opting Out
We communicate only with those who have chosen to receive communications from us.  If you do not want to receive communications in the future, or would like to review personal information collected from you and request corrections, please contact us at info@americanlegacy.org.

If we ever decide to use your information for a new, unanticipated use not previously disclosed in our privacy policy, we will post the policy change prominently on this page and provide you with the ability to opt-out of this new use.

Security
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or disclosure or destruction of our users' data.  We restrict access to personal information to our employees, contractors, and agents who need to know that information in order to perform their jobs.

Questions
Please contact us at info@americanlegacy.org if you have any questions about this policy.

Terms of Use

The American Legacy Foundation (“Legacy”) provides the websites www.legacyforhealth.organd www.mylegacystory.org ("the sites") under the following conditions, which may be amended from time to time. Your use of either site constitutes your agreement to these terms.

Medical Disclaimer
The information on the sites is provided for the general purpose of furthering Legacy’s mission of creating a world where young people reject tobacco and anyone can quit.  It does not constitute medical advice.  The sites are not used to make diagnoses, prescribe medicine or provide treatment, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs. 

Intellectual Property 
Unless otherwise indicated, Legacy owns all legal right, title and interest in the sites, including any intellectual property rights.  All such intellectual property, including all registered service marks of the American Legacy Foundation, may not be used without Legacy’s written consent.

User-Provided Content
You, not Legacy, are legally responsible for material you post on the site(s).  You agree to post only content to which you own the copyright or have express permission from the copyright owner to post.  You agree not to post any material that would violate or infringe upon the intellectual property, privacy, or publicity rights of others. 

Legacy does not endorse or take responsibility for content posted by the sites’ users.  While Legacy does not routinely review user-provided content, Legacy reserves the right, but does not have the obligation, to remove any information posted on the site for any reason or no reason. 

You agree to provide Legacy with a non-exclusive, perpetual and royalty-free license to use any material you post on the site(s) to further Legacy’s charitable purpose. 

Limitation of Liability
You will hold harmless Legacy and its officers, directors, employees, and agents from all claims arising out of or related to your use of, or your inability to use, this website or the information contained in this website or other websites to which it is linked.

Modifications
Legacy reserves the right to change or terminate any aspect of the site, including the site itself and individual user accounts for any reason or no reason.  Legacy also reserves the right to impose limits on certain features of the site or restrict access to all or parts of the site without notice or penalty.