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Choice and Consent: To respect the purpose for which our site visitors gave us information. We give users choice and consent over how their personal information is used, and remove names immediately upon request.
Information Collection: The CureArthritis.org web site will collect personally identifiable information (such as name, title, company name or e-mail address) that you voluntarily provide through our website or e-mail correspondence. We will collect general information (such as the type of browser you use, the files you request, and the domain name and country from which you request information) to improve our website and better meet your needs.
Use of Information: The information you supply will be used by the Arthritis National Research Foundation (ANRF) and the CureArthritis.org web site to respond to your inquiries, supply you with requested information, and further our activities. Authorized third parties may be utilized by the CureArthritis.org web site to collect, track, and process such information for the benefit of the CureArthritis.org web site. By law, the Arthritis National Research Foundation is required to file an annual non-profit organization tax return, IRS Form 990. Although the Form 990 is considered public information and may be found posted on the CureArthritis.org web site and various charity rating sites, donor names are specifically excluded from the information available for public inspection.
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