Greendale Twi Nite® Privacy and Security Policy
Our Commitment to Security
Greendale Twi Nite has implemented physical, electronic and managerial processes to safeguard the privacy of the information it obtains.
Advice to Children and Parents
We strongly advise children to get their parent(s) or guardian(s) to review any information they intend to transmit and get their permission before submitting any kind of personal data to anyone over the Internet. We urge parents to repeatedly discuss with their children the danger of giving personal information to anyone (online or in person) whom they don’t personally know. We also encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children monitoring and reviewing their children’s online activity. As a policy, no person under the age of 13 is permitted to register directly to receive Greendale Twi Nite’s electronic communications.
What personal information do we collect for our electronic database?
Greendale Twi Nite, parents to provide information related to players and coaches as part of our annual registration process on an annual basis. This information must include the date of birth of the player and parent or guardian in addition to address and contact information. Information provided must be verified by the organization annually. Submission of previous year information is not acceptable. A player, manager or coach must be listed be on the official data record of Greendale Twi Nite in order to be covered by Greendale Twi Nite Insurance.
Player, coach and director information is submitted electronically through the secure and encrypted “Greendale Twi Nite Website” on www.twinitebaseball.com.
How do we use personal information collected and received?
Information gathered by Greendale Twi Nite on this website, through the Player Registration and Coach/Manager registration process and/or by any other means, will be used for the purpose of furthering the mission of Greendale Twi Nite, Incorporated. Greendale Twi Nite, Incorporated does not sell any information collected from you to outside companies.
On occasion, we may provide special offers or services through Greendale Twi Nite, Incorporated and/or including discounts, sales and promotional offers by our league sponsors or other business associates. We also may use the information to fulfill your requests for information or products or to respond to your inquiries about our program. We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to update you on new rules, regulations or risk management issues, ask your opinion through surveys and research, notify you that you have won a contest, or provide you with the latest news or updates.
The information you provide in connection with our website and email communications, online submissions and surveys, social media sites and communities is used to create an interactive experience. We may use this information to facilitate conversation and from time to time, offer you information, programs and services.
Should you receive information from Greendale Twi Nite or one of our partners, this information will be clearly identified with Greendale Twi Nite identification marks in adherence with our copyright.
The data provided to Greendale Twi Nite is utilized by Greendale Twi Nite in ways including the following:
To catalog and record each individual player into a yearly listing of participants in the League program. These records are maintained in the League archives and for historical purposes. This information may also be used for operational issues that may arise with respect to eligibility of the participants in a local league program. To maintain a record of the coaches and managers involved in the program and their associated team and/or league. With express permission of the adult applicant, to run criminal background checks related to the safety and participation of any adult coach, assistant coach or volunteer. Information is used to provide seasonal training materials, to send the League marketing, recruitment and promotional tools during the season.
Email addresses provided to Greendale Twi Nite league Player Registration process by each player’s parent(s) or guardian(s), and coach and/or manager are incorporated into League’s electronic database for the current season. Individuals receive a welcome announcement and registration payment receipt and are offered the opportunity to “Opt-Out” with every subsequent electronic communication.
At Greendale Twi Nite, we collect information in addition to player registration data and coach/manager data in order to help identify you and/or your child’s interests in the Twi Nite program(s) and the associated League with which you may be affiliated. On our websites and through our various links to resources and information, you can read articles, view discussion boards, enter contests, participate in promotions, express your opinion, shop online or subscribe to our online portals, emails and newsletters. On occasion, we may ask for personal contact information from you for purposes such as:
- to provide you with information that you’ve requested based on your selected preferences upon Opt-In;
- to enable us to respond to your inquiry;
- to register you for a contest or promotion;
- or; for league operation and education.
You also have the opportunity to “Opt-Out” of any Twi Nite controlled electronic large group communication at any time by sending an email to at firstname.lastname@example.org and typing.
Unsubscribe in the subject line or by clicking on the Safe Unsubscribe™ link at the bottom of any email you receive from us.
Please note that some information you receive may direct you to a non-Twi Nite website. Please refer to these web sites for specific Privacy Policies and use of data as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties
Individual Submissions and Promotions
We sometimes offer coupons, special discounts, contests, games, and promotions on behalf of Greendale Twi Nite and/or our sponsors or partners; or invite you to submit stories, photos, comments, or questions to certain areas of our website. On these occasions, we may ask you to voluntarily submit additional information along with your submission so that we can notify you if you are a winner, or to respond to (or ask) questions. No individual under the age of 13 should submit information to any of the situations noted above.
In addition to web and internet based means of data collection, Twi Nite collects a variety of data and information through our various fundraising, sponsorship, promotions, raffles and sweepstakes activities. This information may be used for future communications, registration and promotional information.
Cookies and Pixel Tags — What are they?
As you browse www.twinitebaseball.org cookies, pixel tags or similar technology may be placed on your computer so that we can understand what information interests you on our site, in order to continue to provide information in the future. On occasion, we may provide target advertising through partners like AdRoll and Facebook to present you with additional information about our program and its offerings based on your previous interaction with www.twinitebaseball.org. These techniques do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number. We also work with third party companies to assist us with website analytics such as evaluating the use and operation of our website so that we can continue to enhance the website(s) and the information contained within.
Photo and Image Use
As a youth sports organization Twi Nite reserves the right to use photos and images of players, games, practices and other events without payment of royalties, fees or other compensation. Unless permission is otherwise specifically requested and provided such images and promotional photos shall remain anonymous in their use and publication. Parents or guardians wishing to have their child(ren) image or photo removed from public display must specifically request so via email to email@example.com. Parents and guardians should also be advised, the public and communal nature of league sports includes the likelihood that many parents, fans or other individuals will take and share photos of team games, practices, players and events. Exclusion and photo removal requests apply strictly to those photographs or images taken by a professional employed by Twi Nite. Twi Nite will seek to honor requests related to photos taken by other individuals but makes no guarantees, representations or warranties about or our ability to do so.
Questions or Concerns