Website Privacy Policy

This website is the property of St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. (“St. Louis LDA”)

Please direct any comments or questions to our office at:
St. Louis Learning Disabilities Association, Inc.
13537 Barrett Parkway Drive, Suite 110
Ballwin, MO 63021

We can be reached by telephone at 314.966.3088 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

St. Louis LDA Privacy Pledge
At St. Louis LDA we are aware of the trust you place in us, and our responsibility to protect the privacy of the families we serve, as well as our many volunteers, sponsors, and donors. As part of this responsibility, we will let you know what information we collect on our website, how we collect it, and how we use this information to improve and sustain our program.

Information We Collect
For each visitor to our website, our web server does not recognize information regarding the email address…just country of origin and web browser used.

During event registration and online payments, we collect names, postal and email addresses among other information you voluntarily submit to us.

Information Third-Parties Collect On Our Behalf
We use a third-party service provider to manage our registrations, manage our online shop, and to collect donations and bill payments online. This third-party service provider may collect your bank or credit card information if you submit a payment. This third party conforms to information security industry standards for online sales.

Communications
Email: We maintain an internal email list of all persons who have requested information, enrolled in our programs, volunteered, or made an online payment or donation. We may use this list to send occasional updates and announcements about our program or emails of marketing nature, such as annual giving campaigns. If you do not wish to receive email, you may opt out at any time. Email requests may be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Requests are processed within 10 business days. Please note that transactional emails may still be sent to you on an as-needed basis.

Postal Mail: Persons who submit their postal address with the goal of receiving further information, enrolling in our program, volunteering, or donating may periodically receive postal mail from us. If you do not wish to receive mail, please let us know by sending a request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please include your exact name and address so we can be sure your name is removed from our postal mailing list.

Phone: Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers may receive telephone contact from us responding to a request for more information about our program, volunteering, or a transaction.

How We Share Information
With Other Companies and Organizations: The personally identifying information we maintain at St. Louis LDA is for internal use only, and will not be sold, rented or exchanged with any third party except when (1) you have consented to share the information; (2) we need to share information in order to provide a service requested by you; or (3) we need to share the information with others who work on our behalf to provide a requested service to you. These third parties do not have the right to use the personally identifying information that we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us.

With Our Staff and Volunteers: Personally identifying information of enrolled participants can be shared with volunteers in the form of mailing lists that include the participant’s name and address. This information is for internal use only and both our staff and volunteers are required to sign a confidentiality agreement.

As Required By Law: At times St. Louis LDA may be required by law or litigation to disclose personally identifying information. If we are required to do so by law, or we believe, in good faith, that such a disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, defend our rights or property, or to respond to an emergency situation, we may disclose any information in our possession.

How We Protect Information
St. Louis LDA takes precautions to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft and misuse as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We have physical, electronic and managerial procedures in place, as well as document retention policies that safeguard and secure the information we collect from you.

Cookies
We may use “cookies” to monitor how people use our website. A cookie is not software and therefore cannot alter your computer or computer files or software in any way. It is simply a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive which records how you have used the St. Louis LDA website. If you do not want us to use cookies in your browser, you can alter your browser settings to reject cookies, or to alert you when a website tries to put a cookie on your computer.

Access To Your Information
If you would like to know what personal information St. Louis LDA has collected about you or your child, we will be happy to share this information with you. This includes transaction information (e.g. dates on which you made payments, amounts and types of payments, financial assistance, background check reports), communications from our staff (e.g., program related emails, newsletters), and contact information (e.g., name, address, phone number). Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a request to review this information.

Disclosure
Information at St. Louis LDA, including a list of our staff and members of the Board of Directors can be found on the Guidestar website: www.guidestar.org. Our listing on Guidestar contains financial information including our IRS Form 990, total income for the last available fiscal year, expenses, funding and administrative categories, and ending net assets.

If You Have Privacy Concerns
If you feel that this site is not following its stated Website Privacy Policy, you may contact us at the above addresses.

Updated January 2014