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Privacy Policy

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM, understands the importance of personal privacy.  As a responsible Internet company, it takes all necessary precautions to secure the safety and confidentiality of your information.  This Privacy Policy will clearly describe what information we gather, how it is gathered, why it is gathered, the disclosure of any information, the responsibilities upheld by any links on our site, the security of our servers, and your personal privacy choices.  If you have any questions related to our privacy policy, you can contact us at        

Brief Summary of HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM Privacy Policy

-     We do not sell, disclose, or distribute any personal information to any third parties

-     We will use information that we collect for internal purposes only (for example, to analyze our sites’ performance)

-          We will take all necessary precautions to keep any information we gather safe and private 

Personal Information       

Through the use of surveys and feedback forms, HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM collects the personal information of any participating individual.  This information does not extend beyond a person’s name, address, age, email, or phone number, and it may be used to conduct studies and deliver services.  We also use such contact information to get in touch with the visitor when necessary.  HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM DOES NOT SELL ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION TO ANY OTHER BUSINESSES OR AGENCIES.


We also gather information using small text files called “cookies.”  Cookies contain unique, randomly selected alphanumeric tags, and they are placed on a user’s computer hard drive when he / she accesses a given web page.  Data such as the IP Address, browser type, and operating system are stored in each cookie.  We use this information to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Web site.  Your IP address is used to gather broad demographic information.

In addition, cookies will inform a Webmaster how many people visited his/her site, which pages were visited, and from which domains the visitors came.  Cookies help us deliver content specific to your interests.  HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM uses all cookie information solely to improve its sites, monitor their performance, and facilitate the online experience of every interested Internet user.

An end user always has the option of disabling cookies, but he / she must keep in mind that certain sites may not load correctly without them.  We do not recommend disabling cookies because it may have adverse effects on your system.  To learn how you can set cookie preferences, see below.

We use an outside ad company to display ads on our site, and these ads may contain cookies.  While we use cookies in other parts of our website, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have access to this information.  Some customer data is shared with the advertising companies.

Disclosure of Information

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM does not disclose any personal information unless legal circumstances require the release of certain data.  Like all other companies, HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM is obligated to abide by any laws, court orders, or government orders that demand the release of personal information.  However, HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM may release non-personal, aggregate information to advertisers and business partners.  For example, we can release statistics, numbers, and facts regarding our sites’ visitors as long as they do not identify any particular individual.

Public Forums

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM sites make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to their users.  Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

Statement Regarding Links on this Site

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM is not responsible for any content offered by the links on our sites.  Our privacy policy applies to our sites alone; it doesn’t apply to any site that you may have accessed through one of our sites.  For your security, we recommend that you consult their web pages for further information regarding their usage of personal data.

Server Information

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM hosts its sites using the best web technology available.  Powered by dual-processor SGI servers and Cisco routers, our secure servers protect the privacy of your personal information.  In effect, they prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.

Supplementation Information

Our sites supplement the information that you provide with information received from third parties.  The content included on our site comes from a variety of sources, all of which are properly credited.

Your Privacy Choices

HURRICANEKATRINARELIEF.COM sites provide its users with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information from the visitor.  You can send an email to if you want to remove your information from our database (if you do not want to receive future communications or you no longer desire to receive our service).

You can also send an email to if you wish to change and modify information previously provided.

If you want to regulate which cookies you accept, you can set your browser to accept all cookies, decline all cookies, or prompt you every time a cookie is offered.  Then you can choose whether or not to accept a cookie. 

If you’re using Internet Explorer 5.0:

1) Choose Tools, then
2) Internet Options.
3) Click the Security tab,
4) Click Internet, then Custom Level.
5) Scroll down to cookies and choose one of the two options.  

If you're using Internet Explorer 4.0:

1)       Choose View, then
2)       Internet Options
3)       Click the Advanced tab,
4)       Scroll down to the yellow exclamation icon under Security and choose one of the three options to regulate your use of cookies

In Internet Explorer 3.0, you can View, Options, Advanced and click on the button that says Warn Before Accepting "Cookies."

If you're using Netscape Communicator 4.0:
On your Task Bar, click:

1)       Edit, then
2)       Preferences, then
3)       Click on Advanced.
4)       Set your options in the box labeled "Cookies".

How to See Cookies You've Accepted:
If you're using Internet Explorer 5.0
On your task bar, click:

1)       Tools, then
2)       Internet Options.
3)       Under the tab General (the default tab) click
4)       Settings, then
5)       View Files.

If you're using Internet Explorer 4.0
On your task bar, click:

1)       View, then
2)       Internet Options.
3)       Under the tab General (the default tab) click
4)       Settings, then
5)       View Files.

Internet Explorer 3.0
On your Task Bar, click:

1)       View, then
2)       Options, then
3)       Advanced, then
4)       View Files.

Netscape Communicator 4.0
Netscape bundles all cookies into one file on your hard drive. You'll need to find the file, which it calls Cookie.txt on Windows machines.

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