Privacy Policy

Your use of this site is subject to this privacy policy. We encourage you to read this policy carefully.

Information collected on the site

Information collected on the site comes in two forms:

  • Anonymous information: The SCAN Foundation (the “Foundation”) collects limited non-personally identifying information made available by your browser whenever you visit a website. Such non-personally identifying information includes your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, your browser type, the time of your visit, the length of your visit, and the pages accessed during your visit. This non-personally identifying information is used to help us operate and improve the site.
  • Personally identifiable information: Some areas on the site allow you to request information from us. In these areas on the site, we ask you to provide us with your email address to enable us to respond to your inquiry or request.

Use of information

The personally identifiable information you may provide us when using the site (your email address) will be kept confidential and used to respond to your specific inquiry or request. We may share your personally identifiable information with certain third parties engaged by us to perform functions on our behalf. For example, we may use third parties for data storage and customer communications. These third parties are prohibited from using your personally identifiable information for any purpose other than to provide services to us, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

The Foundation may also use this information for its own marketing and promotional purposes.

By providing this information, you may receive occasional email from us.

Changes to the privacy policy

The Foundation reserves the right to change this privacy policy from time to time. Any changes to the policy will be immediately posted to this webpage.

If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personally identifiable information, we will provide a prominent notice of the change on our site.

Contact us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or any practices on this website, or wish to request information pursuant to California Civil Code § 1798.83(a), please send an email to

Effective date: October 2, 2019