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Stephen Leacock Associates
PO Box 854
Orillia ON
L3V 6K8

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This privacy policy tells you how we use any personal information collected at this site. Please read this privacy policy before using the site. By using the site, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy. These practices may be changed, but any changes will be posted and changes will only apply to activities and information on a going forward, not retroactive, basis. 

Note: the privacy practices set forth in this privacy policy are for this web site only. If you link to other websites, please review the privacy policies posted at those sites. 

Collection of Information
We do not collect any information from visitors to our website, other than that provided by new members on their membership application forms. 

Cookie/Tracking Technology
We use cookies for ensuring that only authorized persons may access or update information on this site. We do not use any other tracking technology. 

Distribution of Information
We do not share information with any person or organization outside of the association. The only financial transactions processed through this site are membership fees, donations and purchases of event tickets paid by debit or credit card. Event tickets are sold using the Ticket Tailor service.  As all payments are processed through the Stripe payment processor, we do not submit any information to governmental agencies or other companies to assist in fraud prevention or investigation. The amounts of fees and donations are recorded for membership tracking purposes only. Information is not provided to any company for marketing purposes. 

Data Security
Personal information of members is kept secure. Only bona fide authorized persons have access to this information. 

Privacy Contact Information
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We reserve the right to make changes to this policy. Any changes to this policy will be posted on this page.

May 25, 2018:

Changes were made to this policy to reflect that we are now handling the online payment of membership fees, though these are accepted through the secure services of the Stripe payment processor.

Sept 28, 2019:

The policy was amended to include the online payment of donations using credit and debit cards.  We collect contact information from donors for the purposes of providing receipts for income tax purposes.

October 24, 2023:

The policy was updated to reflect the addition of event ticket sales through Ticket Tailor.  As purchasers may also make donations, name and address information is also captured to use in preparing receipts for income tax purposes.