Sacred Heart Marist Observatory does not currently collect personal identifying information through our web site except for information that you send to us in an email message, or that you send us when you fill in our donation form, or otherwise contact us. If you choose to send us an email message we may retain the content of the email, your email address and our response.


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A cookie records on your device information relating to your internet activity (such as whether you have visited this Site before). The cookies we use on this Site won't collect personally identifiable information about you and we won't disclose information stored in cookies that we place on your device to third parties.

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Our website may at times provide links to other web sites for your convenience. Please be aware that this Policy applies only to our website. We recommend that you review the privacy and security policies of each website you visit before providing any personal information.

We reserve the right to modify this Policy at any time. Your continuing to access our website constitutes your acceptance of any modification to this Policy in effect at the time of your access.