Disclaimer


Mission Statement

Maricopa County Community Colleges Foundation, an Arizona nonprofit corporation, doing business as The Veterans Directory (“TVD”) is committed to supporting the men and women who serve in the armed forces of the United States. TVD’s mission is to connect veterans with vital resources, education opportunities, and networking services to help them flourish and excel in civilian life. TVD seeks to provide a comprehensive and user-friendly web-based directory of services to benefit both military veterans and their families.


Disclaimer

Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation (“MCCF”) confers the designation of Veterans Support Services, Veteran Owned Business, and Patriot Owned Business to organizations and businesses that have provided MCCF with information that they (a) provide services to Veterans, (b) provide meaningful discounts, benefits, or incentives for Veterans and their families, (c) are Veteran owned, or (d) are Patriot owned. MCCF does not independently verify this information. The designation as a Veterans Support Services, Veteran Owned Business, or Patriot Owned Business does not endorse, certify, imply, or affirm the truthfulness of that designation, the business practices of such organization or business, the competency of any individuals at such organization or business, or the quality of services provided by such organization or business, nor does MCCF vouch for the accuracy of the information contained in the description of the services listed in the directory, in any link connected to the directory, on such business or organization website, or otherwise publically available.


Terms of Service

By using or accessing the TVD website (https://www.theveteransdirectory.org/) (the “Website”), you, the website user, agree to the Terms of Service contained herein. If you violate these Terms of Service in any way, you must immediately cease all use of the Website.

TVD reserves the right to update its terms of service at any time without notice. Such changes will be posted to the TVD Website at http://theveteransdirectory.org/Disclaimer. These Terms of Service were last modified on March 1, 2017.

1. Privacy

Your privacy is very important to TVD. Our specific promises and obligations regarding your privacy are covered in our related Privacy Policy http://theveteransdirectory.org/Disclaimer document, which we encourage you to read. In summary, TVD does not and will not track or store personally identifying information about you, such as your name, physical address, telephone number or email address. TVD may collect and store anonymous information regarding your use of the Website, such as through the use of internet cookies or IP addresses, and may share this information with third party companies from time to time. As the Website does not collect personally identifiable information, TVD thereby will not share any personally identifiable information with any third parties.

2. Intellectual Property on the Website

TVD’s Website provides links to various third party services which are not otherwise affiliated with TVD. TVD does not own and makes no claim whatsoever to any intellectual property owned by these third party services, including but not limited to trademarks displayed on the TVD website, trade names, copyrights to third party images, and links to third party videos on non-TVD websites.

TVD does own and retains all copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property issuing from original content TVD posts to the Website, including but not limited to featured news and articles authored by TVD and TVD’s logos and website design.

By using the Website, you agree not to modify or copy any images, trademark logos, or other content displayed on the Website. You also agree not to use any such materials for any commercial purposes, and not to remove any copyright or trademark notifications from such materials.

3. No Warranty in Links to Third Party Services

TVD provides no warranty regarding any of the third party services that are listed on the Website. By following a link on the Website to a third party service, you are solely responsible for any and all subsequent interactions you undertake with any third party companies or services. Although TVD strives to maintain the accuracy and up-to-date nature of its links, TVD makes no warranty of any kind regarding links displayed on the Website or the accuracy of information displayed on the Website. TVD’s listing of a particular third party or service does not constitute any express or implied affiliation with TVD, or TVD’s endorsement of any third party or service.

4. Indemnification

By using the Website, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold TVD harmless from any and all claims, losses, damages and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) that you believe are in any way relating to or arising from your use of the Website.

5. Choice of Law

You agree that all legal actions or proceedings arising in connection with these Terms of Service or from your use of the Website will be adjudicated in a federal or state court located in Phoenix, Arizona, and that such disputes will be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Arizona, without reference to its laws relating to conflicts of laws.

6. No Waiver of Enforcement

Should you violate any of these Terms of Service, TVD’s failure to or delay in exercising any rights available to TVD under these Terms of Service or applicable laws will not constitute a waiver of any of its rights.

7. Miscellaneous Terms

The provisions of these Terms of Service will be deemed severable and the invalidity or unenforceability of any provision will not affect the validity or enforceability of the other provisions herein. Any provision determined to be invalid or unenforceable will be modified, to the extent possible, to be valid and enforceable so as to retain the intent of these Terms of Service.

These Terms of Service represent the complete, current, and exhaustive understanding and agreement between you and TVD regarding your use of the Website.

The section titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal effect.

8. Contacting Us

If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, please contact TVD at:   Info@TheVeteransDirectory.org


Privacy Policy

TVD reserves the right to update the terms of this Privacy Policy at any time without notice. Such changes will be posted to the TVD Website at http://theveteransdirectory.org/Disclaimer. This Privacy Policy was last modified on March 1, 2017.

1. No Personally Identifiable Information Collected

TVD and the Website do not collect any personally identifiable information about you. This includes, but is not limited to, your name, birth date, home address, telephone number, and email address. TVD respects your privacy and wants you to be able to access the veterans-oriented resources available on the Website without having to provide personally identifiable information to TVD. As the Website does not collect personally identifiable information, TVD thereby does not share any personally identifiable information with any third parties.

2. Anonymous Information Collected

TVD may collect anonymous information regarding your use of the Website. This information, which does not contain any personally identifiable items, helps TVD determine how users like you utilize the Website and enables TVD to improve its service and features. Examples of anonymous information include but are not limited to:

  • Use of “cookies.”   In the context of the internet, a “cookie” is a small piece of data that a website sends to your web browser and is stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are harmless bits of code that a website assigns to your browser to keep track of your use of a website and the services of the website you use most frequently. There is no risk of the information on your hard drive being exposed to the outside world through a cookie, as a website can only read the cookies it creates.
  • Use of IP addresses.   Short for “Internet Protocol Address,” this is a set of numbers that is assigned to your computer. Web servers - the powerful computers that provide web pages for viewing - automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session online. Your IP address does not tell websites your home address, name, or other personally identifying information.

3. TVD’s Use of Anonymous Information

TVD may save and store anonymous information, such as your IP address and information about your use of the Website that is stored in a cookie sent to your web browser. TVD may use this information to determine, for example, the most popular and the underutilized features and resources on the Website to best tailor the Website to fulfill the needs of TVD’s users. TVD may retain this anonymous information indefinitely.

From time to time, TVD may share anonymous information regarding its users with third party companies. No personally identifying information whatsoever will be shard in any way.

4. Contacting Us

If you have any questions about the terms of this Privacy Policy, please contact TVD at:   Info@TheVeteransDirectory.org