Kern County Science Foundation Privacy Policy


This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally identifiable information' (PII) is being used online. PII is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. 


Information We Collect Automatically


If you do nothing during your visit to the KCSF Web site but browse through the site, read pages or download information, we automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:


  • The date and time of the visit.
  • The web pages or services accessed.
  • The type of browser (such as Netscape or Internet Explorer) used.


The information we automatically collect or store may be used to improve the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services, for the sole purpose of improving the value of the materials available on our site. Our Web site logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals who browse the KCSF Web site.


Information You Choose To Give Us


If, during your visit to the KCSF Web site, you participate in a survey, send an e-mail or fill out a feedback form, the following additional information will be collected:


  • Surveys: Any information you volunteered in response to a survey, including any personal identification/contact information provided;

  • E-mail correspondence: The e-mail address, contents of the e-mail and any personal identification/contact information you provide;

  • Feedback Forms: All comments you have provided and any personal identification/contact information you have also provided.


Survey information is used for the purpose designated. 


We use your e-mail address to respond to you as appropriate, and to address issues you identify with the site or content. In select circumstances we may provide your e-mail address to a member of the Kern County Science Foundation, or select members of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools who partner with the Foundation, for the purpose of providing you with a response or to initiate other communications aligned with the purpose of the KCSF.  If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at info@kernscience.org and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.


In no case will we ever give or sell your e-mail address to third parties for the purpose of sales, marketing, or financial gain.


Contacting Us


If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the following email address: info@kernscience.org



Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page.