Confidentiality & Privacy Policy

Updated: August 1, 2020
Yocum African American History Association (YAAHA) considers personal information, such as your name, email address, postal address, or telephone number, to be private and confidential. The personal information we directly collect is stored in a secure location, accessible only by authorized staff and approved vendors. YAAHA will not disclose any personal information we directly collect to other organizations without permission.

Website Information Collection

When you browse a YAAHA website, you do so anonymously. Personal information is not collected. Some areas of our website, however, may request that you voluntarily
supply us with personal information, including your name, email address, phone number, etc., for purposes such as correspondence or other promotional offers.

YAAHA tracks information about the visits to . For example, statistics are compiled that show the daily number of visitors to our site, or to a specific page on our website. These aggregated statistics are used to customize our website to better meet your needs and may also be provided to others, but the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.

Information Use

YAAHA may use the information users give us to provide an offer, measure interest in our offers, or inform users about new offers, etc. These offers may be based on information provided in vehicles such as surveys, newsletters, advertisements, social media posts, or promotional emails sent to YAAHA.

Any lists used to send you service offers are developed and managed under strict conditions designed to safeguard the security and privacy of your personal information.
YAAHA will use reasonable effort to address all requests to remove names from any postal mail or email lists.


Because YAAHA considers the individual information we directly collect to be confidential, our policy is to not disclose personal information gathered online to third parties unless release is required by law or is pertinent to judicial or government investigations or proceedings.

Other Websites

The YAAHA website may contain links to other websites, and we make every effort to link only to websites that share our high standards and respect for privacy. However, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other websites.


By using the YAAHA website, you signify your acceptance to the YAAHA Confidentiality & Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site.