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Grand Lodge, A.F. & A.M., of Virginia Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form. When subscribing or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
1. To improve our web site functionality based on information and feedback that we receive from you.
2. To improve membership service, membership requests, support needs and informational content of site.
3. To send periodic emails, posts, threads, and newsletters. The email address you provide may also be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. We will not SPAM your email account, or pass your information on to third parties.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of measures to maintain the safety of your information when you enter or submit your information. Information obtained is stored on a secure server. This information is to be only accessed by those authorized with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Do we use cookies?

This website may use cookies, and has third-party plug-in's that use cookies, such as but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Google Analytics, Online Store, YouTube, etc. For more information about cookies visit:

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our web site, conducting our business, or servicing our members, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links?

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party membership, products or services on our web site. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Children Online

Our web site is intended and directed to persons who are at least 18 years of age or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through this web site and not to information collected offline, or through third party organizations associated with The Grand Lodge of Virginia.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our Grand Lodge of Virginia Terms of Use Policy, and our Copyright Notice.

Changes to Privacy Policy

If changes to our privacy policy are made, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below.
This policy was last modified on January 6, 2016

Contacting Us

Questions regarding this privacy policy may be directed to our Grand Secretary below:
Attention: Grand Secretary

Alan W. Adkins, PGM

Grand Lodge of Virginia

4115 Nine Mile Road, Richmond, Virginia 23223-4926


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Alan W. Adkins

Grand Secretary
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