Privacy Statement


Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented (MCGT) respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We will collect and use information through our website only in the ways disclosed in this statement. This statement applies solely to information collected at MCGT’s website.

Part I. Information Collection

MCGT collects information through our website at several points. We collect names and email addresses from primary visitors, and may collect addresses and phone numbers. MCGT does not actively market to children, and we never knowingly ask a child under 13 to divulge personal information.

We collect this information through our membership form, and the information is collected voluntarily.

We do not employ cookies. A cookie is a small text file that our web server places on a user’s computer hard drive to be a unique identifier. Cookies enable MCGT to track usage patterns and deliver customized content to users.

Part II. Information Usage.

The information collected by MCGT will be used for sending updates about the organization to members and supporters. Users who provide information may receive regular email newsletters. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option to not receive these types of communications.

The information we collect will not be used to create customer profiles based on browsing or purchasing history. We will not supplement information collected at our website with data from other sources.

We occasionally offer links to other websites. Please note, when you click on links to other websites, we encourage you to read their privacy policies because their standards may differ from ours.

Part III. Access to Information

MCGT maintains the accuracy of our information by tracking email bounce-backs. Users may delete their information from our database by clicking on a link on the e-mail newsletter.

Part IV. Problem Resolution

If problems arise, users may contact MCGT by email at

[email protected]

We are committed to resolving disputes within ninety days.

Part V. Data Storage and Security

MCGT protects user information with the following security measures: secure servers, firewalls, SSL encryption and other technology and procedures used to protect consumer privacy.