23 Jul

Privacy Policy

Romanian League in Defense of Animals,Inc (ROLDA USA) strongly believes in protecting the integrity and privacy of personal information gathered from our members and from visitors to our websites. Because protecting your privacy is of great importance to us, we have created this privacy policy to communicate our practices regarding the collection and dissemination of personal information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, phone number, e-mail address, or any other information provided to us by our members and by visitors to our websites.

These policies do not extend to external sites or other non-ROLDA.org website content. Please check with these companies and sites for their policies regarding data privacy, including the use of “cookies”.
Cookies are small pieces of information in the form of text files that are sent to your browser from our web server and are stored on your computer.
Cookies are essential to using the rolda.org website, as they gather information on the type of platform you’re using to view our website e.g. Windows, IPhone, PS3. We use this information to optimise our website for your particular platform, so that you have the best experience no matter which platform you use.

  1. Essential to Site function cookies – these cookies allow you to browse the site, search for products and add items to the basket.
  2. Helpful, non intrusive cookies – these help improve your experience on the site, for example by recognising your location therefore displaying appropriate delivery options in a banner, and reminding you of your recently viewed items.
  3. Third Party Cookies – to help us record customer experience and to allow us to test new services, to help us improve the customer journey on the website.

Third Party Cookies

Google Analytics

Google use session and persistent cookies across their advertising products, and cookies are used by Google partners across their third party advertising network.
Google uses cookies to serve you relevant advertisements based on your recent searches. Anyone can opt out of this and Google also offers a number of options to permanently save your opt-out settings in your browser. Clarks use Google cookies to track on-site conversions.
Google Adwords, MSN/Bing & Yahoo

Google Adwords, MSN/Bing, and Yahoo use cookies to track our own paid advertising activity. We use the information collected by these cookies to help us determine where our ads will be most effective online. Each individual advertiser uses its own tracking cookies and the data taken is not confidential data or interchangeable.

Cookies and pixels are used to understand and deliver ads and make them more relevant to you. We may also use a cookie to learn whether someone who saw an ad on Facebook later visited our website.
Facebook website and mobile Custom Audiences use code that we place on our site to deliver targeted ads through Facebook Custom Audiences. Visit Facebook to find out more about Facebook custom audiences.

How do I disable cookies?

(Please be aware the e-commerce functionality of the site requires cookies to be turned on)

If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on the browser you use and we provide further detail below on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:-
For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
2 Click on the “privacy” tab
3 Select the setting the appropriate setting
For Mozilla firefox:
1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”
2 Click on the icon “privacy”
3 Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options
For Opera 6.0 and further:
1. Choose the menu Files”> “Preferences”
2 Privacy

Why does ROLDA ask for my information?

In order to participate in some activities, you might be asked to provide some personal information. This could be in connection with any one or combination of the following:

  • Making or renewing a donation online;
  • Sending personalized  e-mail messages when participating in action alerts;
  • Registering for ROLDA’s activist networks;
  • Participating in contests, surveys, petitions, and giveaways;
  • Subscribing to ROLDA e-news lists

What information does ROLDA collect?

We do not collect personal information from our visitors other than that which is supplied to us on a voluntary basis.

How does ROLDA use the information gathered from the above sources?

We use your information to send you details about our campaigns, events, and activities; local volunteer opportunities and alerts; and membership and renewal appeals.

ROLDA also uses information gathered via our websites to improve our Web-based campaigns.

How is information used in ROLDA e-mails?

If you provide ROLDA with your e-mail address, you will be signed up to start receiving e-mails from ROLDA. You can unsubscribe from any or all ROLDA e-mail lists at any time by following the instructions included in each e-mail or by e-mailing roldausa@gmail.com The information that we gather from subscribers, including their e-mail addresses, is not shared with non-ROLDA–affiliated organizations or companies. From time to time, we may send out e-mail messages that might include information about these like-minded organizations and companies, but we do not provide them with access to any personal information that you have provided. If you live outside the U.S. and provide us with your contact details, we may share these with ROLDA’s international affiliates in order to keep you apprised of developments in your part of the world. If you don’t want your information to be given to ROLDA’s international affiliates, please e-mail rolda@rolda.org

All e-mail messages sent to e-mail newsletter subscribers contain a link that allows you to unsubscribe or to modify your profile. You may subscribe or unsubscribe to any e-news or e-mail communication from ROLDA at any time.

If you have any questions about ROLDA e-news, please e-mail rolda@rolda.org

How does ROLDA protect my information?

ROLDA is extremely protective of the information gathered through its membership and websites. Our websites have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of the information under our control. Our Web server is located in a locked, secure environment.

Does ROLDA rent, sell, or trade my information

ROLDA occasionally makes the names and postal addresses of donors available to reputable advocacy and nonprofit organizations and commercial companies.

If you are a ROLDA donor and you don’t want to have your information exchanged with other organizations and companies, please e-mail us at rolda@rolda.org Non-donors can e-mail the same email rolda@rolda.org to manage their e-mail preferences.

Please be aware that your personal information may be transferred to U.S.-based third party service providers that we engage to support our activities. We take reasonable measures to ensure that any personal information collected, used, disclosed, or otherwise processed by us or by these service providers on our behalf is protected and not used or disclosed for purposes other than as directed by us, subject to applicable federal legal requirements, such as, for example, lawful requirements to disclose personal information to government authorities.

Additional questions?

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the information that we have collected from you online, the practices of this site, or your interaction with this website, please e-mail rolda@rolda.org or 410-353-5505

You can also reach us via postal mail at:

ROLDA USA –PO Box 4674, Crofton MD 21114