Privacy Policy Statement

We are committed to maintaining the privacy of all personal information that you provide. The following policy describes the privacy practices of LubbockForKids (“we” or “us”). You should read this policy in order to understand how we treat the information you provide to us as you use our website.

  1. Data we collect: “Personal Data” means data that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, as well as any other non-public information about you that is associated with or linked to any of the foregoing data. “Anonymous Data” means data that is not associated with or linked to your Personal Data; Anonymous Data does not, by itself, permit the identification of individual persons. We collect Personal Data and Anonymous Data, as described below.
    1. Information you provide to us. We do not require that you become a member of LubbockForKids in order to access the site for information. We do require that in order to submit events, information, and receive targeted information, that you provide profile information. This information allows us to verify event submissions and to provide useful information relevant to subscribers. By submitting Personal Data through our Site, your expressly consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Data in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Profile information collected:
      1. Email address
      2. First and Last Name
      3. Address, City, State, Zip (optional)
      4. Display name and password
      5. Age groups, to determine events of interest
    2. How we use the information provided. If you submit personal information to us through our website, we may use that information to operate and maintain the website. The information we collect allows us to send you information via email marketing on upcoming events that you have requested or that may be of interest to you and your family. It allows us to send notifications about anything new and exciting at LubbockForKids. If you should wish to unsubscribe to any such marketing at any time, simply follow the unsubscribe directions in the email or email us via the contact form on this website. We may occasionally conduct online surveys and want to offer you the opportunity to participate, if you choose to. The information also allows us to provide advertisers and potential advertisers with aggregate information about our user base and usage patterns.
    3. If you log on to our Site with your login credentials from Facebook, we may receive Personal and/or Anonymous Data about you from Facebook as described below and use this information in part to create your account (“Account”).
    4. We retain information on your behalf, such as files, product ratings, comments, and messages that you store using your Account.
    5. When you post comments on product rating areas of our Site, the information contained in your posting will be stored on our servers and other users will be able to see it. This information may also be shared with Facebook for posting on your Facebook wall or timeline in accordance with your request (see below for more information about the Site’s interaction with Facebook).
    6. If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply.
    7. When you participate in one of our surveys, we may collect additional profile information.
    8. We also collect other types of Personal Data that you provide to us voluntarily, such as if you contact us via e-mail regarding support for the Services.
    9. We may also collect Personal Data, such as at other points in our Site that state that Personal Data is being collected.
  2. Who we may share information with. We keep your personally identifiable information confidential and we generally do not disclose it to third-parties, with the following exceptions:
    1. We may share information from giveaways with carefully selected business associates that provide prizes to LubbockForKids. These companies and organizations may use the information we share to provide you with special opportunities and offers. Also, contest winners may be asked to provide information such as physical address and phone number to prize providers for prize fulfillment purposes.
    2. Our website may also share information with companies that provide support services to us (such as a mailing host or printer). These companies may need information about you in order to perform their functions. These companies are not authorized to use the information we share with them for any other purpose.
    3. We may disclose information you provide to our website when we believe disclosure is appropriate to comply with the law or to protect the rights, property, or safety of our website, our users, or others.
    4. Also, any information that you include in a comment to our website, particularly the blog, may be redistributed through the Internet and other media channels and may be viewed by the general public. The information contained in a comment may be viewable by all users of the website. IF YOU CHOOSE TO MAKE ANY OF YOUR PERSONAL OR OTHER INFORMATION PUBLICLY AVAILABLE THROUGH THE website, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK.
  3. Anonymous Data collected technologically. When you visit our website, it may pass cookies to your computer. A cookie is a string of information that is sent by a website and stored on your hard drive or temporarily in your computer’s memory, so that the site can deliver content appropriate for you. This use of use of non-personally-identifiable information (anonymous cookies, IP address, and browser type) helps us: improve the quality and design of our website; create new features, functionality and services by storing and analyzing user preferences and trends; and furthers our efforts to police the website and enforce our Terms of Use. We may also use cookies to monitor our marketing campaigns; monitor statistics relating to the website; and track your submissions and status in promotions. Third party vendors, such as Google, also use cookies to serve ads on our site. Users may opt out of the use of Google’s cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.
  4. Information Collected from Facebook. If you log on to our Site with your login credentials from Facebook, we may receive Personal and/or Anonymous Data about you from Facebook, in accordance with Facebook’s terms of use and privacy policy. For example, Facebook may share your name, profile picture, gender, networks, user ID, list of friends, your email address, your birthday, your relationship status, and any other information you made public with us. If you invite your friends to join our Site using Facebook, Facebook will share your friends email addresses with us and we may use this information to send a Facebook message and/or email to follow up with your friends. You or your friend may contact us at to request the removal of this information from our database. We may add all of this information to the information we have already collected from you via the Service, and we may use it as described in our own Privacy Policy. We may collect information about you from Facebook at times when you are not actively using or logged in to the Service. We are not responsible for any errors in information Facebook provides to us. For example, if you remove a status update on Facebook or set an access restriction on the status update, and Facebook provides it to us regardless of it being removed or does not inform us of the access restriction, we cannot be responsible for the consequences of the error. We may provide information about you to Facebook in accordance with your request (e.g., if you want to post something from our Site to your Facebook wall), for Facebook’s own use which will be subject to Facebook’s privacy policy. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for Facebook’s use of information we provide to it or for whether Facebook complies with its own privacy policy.
  5. Google Analytics. Our site uses Google Analytics to record information about your visit to better understand the ways users come to and use our Site. Google Analytics uses cookies to store information, such as what time the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page. Website owners can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve their website and how people find it. Please see the following links for more information about Google Analytics:, and
  6. Links to Other Web Sites. The LubbockForKids site contains links to other sites through advertising and directory listings. LubbockForKids is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We do not endorse any such sites or the information, material, products, or services contained on or accessible through the sites and you access and use of such sites, included information, material, products, and services, therein, is solely at your own risk.
  7. Third-Party Advertising. On occasion we use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (NOT including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. Third-party advertisers may use technology to send, directly to your browser, the advertisements and links that appear on the website. These advertisers automatically receive your IP address when this happens, and they may use other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript or web beacons) to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize the advertising content you see. Advertisers also may use information regarding your use of the website, such as the number of times you viewed an ad (but not any personally identifiable information), to determine which ads to deliver to you. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party advertisers for more information on their practices and for instructions on how to opt-out of certain practices. This privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or websites. Any data obtained by third-party advertisers that is subsequently shared with us is maintained and dealt with by us consistent with this privacy policy.
  8. Your choices regarding your personal data: We offer you choices regarding the collection, use, and sharing of your Personal Data.
    1. We will periodically send you free newsletters and e-mails that directly promote the use of our Site or Services. When you receive newsletters or promotional communications from us, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us and you will have the opportunity to “opt-out” by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the e-mail you receive or by contacting us directly (please see contact information below).
    2. Despite your indicated e-mail preferences, we may send you service related communication, including notices of any updates to our Terms of Use or Privacy Policy.
    3. You may change any of your Personal Data in your Account by visiting your own account page and changing the answers to the questions you were asked when you joined our Site. Other information is derived directly from Facebook and may be edited by changing your Facebook information. You may remove your account from Facebook by removing the application from your list of approved apps on Facebook. You may request deletion of your Personal Data by emailing Please note that we may be required to keep this information and not delete it (or to keep this information for a certain time, in which case we will comply with your deletion request only after we have fulfilled such requirements). When we delete any information, it will be deleted from the active database, but may remain in our archives. We may retain your information for fraud prevention or similar purposes.
  9. Security: LubbockForKids is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Data. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Data from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while LubbockForKids uses reasonable efforts to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Please notify us immediately of any compromise or unauthorized use of your account.
  10. Personal information, once collected, generally is not shown on our website. Exceptions to this rule include (a) when you click on the "unsubscribe" or "manage preferences" link in an email, our third-party mailing host may display your information so that you can update it and (b) when you include personally identifiable information in a comment to the website, such as a comment to a blog post.
  11. No guarantees: While this privacy policy states standards for the collection and maintenance of personal information, and while commercially reasonable efforts will be made to meet these standards, we do not guarantee that we will comply with these standards. There may be factors beyond our control that may result in disclosure of data. Consequently, we offer no warranties or representations regarding the maintenance or non-disclosure of personal information.
  12. Privacy policy changes: This Privacy Policy is subject to occasional revision, and if we make any material changes in the way we use your Personal Data, we will notify you by sending you an e-mail to the last e-mail address you provided to us and/or by prominently posting notice of the changes on our Site. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be effective upon the earlier of thirty (30) calendar days following our dispatch of an e-mail notice to you or thirty (30) calendar days following our posting of notice of the changes on our Site. These changes will be effective immediately for new users of our Service. Please note that at all times you are responsible for updating your Personal Data to provide us with your most current e-mail address. In the event that the last e-mail address that you have provided us is not valid, or for any reason is not capable of delivering to you the notice described above, our dispatch of the e-mail containing such notice will nonetheless constitute effective notice of the changes described in the notice. In any event, changes to this Privacy Policy may affect our use of Personal Data that you provided us prior to our notification to you of the changes. If you do not wish to permit changes in our use of your Personal Data, you must notify us prior to the effective date of the changes that you wish to deactivate your Account with us. Continued use of our Site or Service, following notice of such changes shall indicate your acknowledgement of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.
  13. Contacting LubbockForKids. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact:
    P.O. Box 53762
    Lubbock, Texas 79453