Fairborn UMC

Privacy & Return Policy

By attending or participating in any activity, event, or gathering hosted by Fairborn UMC, you are granting permission to Fairborn UMC to use images of yourself and/or your child for Fairborn UMC event-related purposes. Such uses may include the display, distribution, publication, transmission, or other utilization of photographs, images and/or video taken of yourself or your child for use in materials that include, but may not be limited to, printed materials such as brochures and newsletters, videos, and digital images such as those on the Fairborn UMC website. If you do not grant Fairborn UMC permission to use images of yourself or your child, you may fill out a form by visiting the Church office.

Privacy Statement:
Fairborn UMC is committed to respecting the privacy rights of all visitors to our website. The following outlines our privacy policy and details the measures we have taken to safeguard and protect your privacy. The information you provide to us is understood to be in agreement with the policies detailed below.

What information does Fairborn UMC collect?
Fairborn UMC collects and stores your personal information when you register for events and volunteer opportunities the sign-up for the weekly newsletter, and sign-up for giving. We ask you for your first and last name, your mailing address, e-mail address, and phone number. We may also ask you for personal demographic and/or contact information on members of your household or individuals you are registering for events with your family. If you are registering for an event or making a contribution we will also ask you for payment information and, if applicable, shipping method.

What does Fairborn UMC do with your personal information?
Your information is used to process registration, registration fees, facilitate group and individual activities related to church life and accept gifts. We keep all personal information on a secure server.

Does Fairborn UMC share any personal information it collects with outside parties?
Fairborn UMC does not sell or share any personal information.

Does Fairborn UMC safeguard my personal information?
Fairborn UMC has implemented a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. Your personal information is contained behind a secure network and is only accessible by a limited number of employees who have special access rights. When you register or access your personal information, we use a secure server. All sensitive/credit information supplied by you is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and securely stored.

How does Fairborn UMC use my e-mail address?
Your e-mail address is also used by Fairborn UMC to correspond with you about registrations. If you would rather not receive this information or would like to opt-out of receiving e-mail of this kind, simply contact us at fairbornumc@gmail.com

Refund Policy
On this website, Fairborn UMC may collect fees associated with event registrations and/or supplies associated with those events. Occasionally someone may require a refund. All refund requests will be directed to our accounting department for processing. You may contact our finance director by contacting the church office or through email at fairbornumc@gmail.com. Refund decisions will be based on several factors relating to the transaction you are requesting a refund for. These could include the following:
1. Did Fairborn UMC incur an expense to secure your participation in the event that we are unable to reclaim?
2. Was the event noted as non-refundable?
Decisions to override this policy are reserved to the Church Administrator.

Fairborn UMC reserves the right to revise this policy at any time.