Privacy Policy



    The Afrolatin@ Project has created this Policy in order to clearly communicate our commitment to your privacy. This Policy is applicable to the website and any other website or online communications facilities owned or operated by ALP ( the “Site”). ALP reserves the right to change this Policy at any time. Using our web site demonstrates your consent to ALP’s collection and use of information pursuant to this Policy, and continued use of this Site following the posting of changes to this Policy will signify your acceptance of such changes. This Policy governs the use of your name, e-mail address, payment information, and similar personal information that you may provide ALP in the course of using our website, products or services.

    ALP Collects Personal Information. We collect personal information in order to provide certain products and services to its customers. For example, if you:

    • Request promotional items, contact us or request information from us, ALP will collect and use your name and address, or e-mail address;
    • Post information on any of our interactive areas, ALP will collect information from you in order to e-mail you major updates about the Sites, the products and services;
    • Sign-up for the Site’s mailing list, ALP will collect information from you in order to facilitate the publishing of that mailing list; and
    • Send our link to friends through our website, ALP will collect the information from you in order to facilitate the transmission of the e-mail.

    Information that you submit about yourself may be used by ALP to provide your requested services, communicate with you about ALP products, improve your online experience, or support our continuing efforts to offer you the information and services you want most.


    ALP may employ third party companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. These third parties may have access to our users’ personal information in order to provide these services to us or on our behalf, but they are prohibited from using it for any other purpose.. Other than for the purposes set forth in this Privacy Policy, we currently do not disclose your personal information to any third parties without your prior consent. We reserve the right to do so in the future, however.]  ALP does provide aggregate statistics and information about our sales, traffic patterns and related site information to third parties. We also reserve the right to share aggregate statistical data of which your personal information is a part, as well as your personally identifiable information sometime in the future. You are responsible for checking this Policy periodically to monitor any changes to our data sharing practices.

    In addition, ALP may, and you hereby authorize us to, disclose your personal information when required to do so by law, when ALP, in its sole discretion believes that you are in violation of our Terms of Service Agreement,  when you violate any state or federal laws, or when ALP in its sole discretion deems it necessary or appropriate to protect the personal safety of other users of ALP services or to protect the rights or property of ALP or the Sites. ALP may sell, transfer or otherwise disclose user information in connection with a corporate, merger, consolidation, the sale of substantially all assets, or other fundamental corporate change.


    You should also be aware that courts of equity, such as U.S. Bankruptcy Courts, may have the authority under certain circumstances to permit your information to be shared or transferred to third parties without your permission.

    ALP’s E-mail Announcements and Newsletters. ALP uses e-mail to send announcements regarding new services, and/or promotions, and informational newsletters. Announcements via email are on an opt-in basis only. By posting material on any of our interactive areas, you are opting in to receiving these e-mail announcements. You can choose to unsubscribe to ALP e-mail at any time by sending an email to ALP will also send replies to customer e-mail via e-mail. Finally, if you have sent a request to ALP about which we need to communicate with you, we may do so by e-mail.

    Security is a Top Concern. Although ALP carefully selects its third party service providers, advertisers and other affiliates, is sensitive to the privacy and security of your personal information, and intends to safeguard such information, ALP and any such third parties cannot guarantee absolute security for such information. Such information may be transmitted through or using the Internet, other public telecommunications networks, servers, hardware and software (“systems”) that are not owned, operated, or controlled by ALP, and ALP makes no assurances that such information will remain private when transmitted by ALP through such systems. Although we use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information or private communications are impenetrable to hackers.

    ALP Uses Cookies. ALP collects certain information about how website visitors and users use the ALP website by using technology called “cookies”, which are bits of information that a website transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies can enhance your online experience by automatically saving your preferences. We use cookies because they help us to provide you a better online experience. The information we collect through the use of cookies does allow ALP to know when and for how long you logged on to the ALP website, so that we can try to understand how to better serve your needs. If you object to the use of cookies for any reason, you may set your Internet browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the opportunity to decide whether to accept it. If, however, you decline to receive cookies, you may have difficulty in using certain features of this site.

    ALP’s Interactive Areas. ALP IS NOT LIABLE FOR INFORMATION POSTED IN INTERACTIVE AREAS. ALP provides interactive areas such as discussion forums to enhance the user experience and build a healthy community around our website’s products and services. You acknowledge that should you participate in such interactive areas, the information you voluntarily post about yourself and third parties in such areas might be accessed, collected and used by third parties outside of ALP. DO NOT POST ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION SUCH AS YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS IN OUR PUBLIC AREAS. In addition, you may not post any defamatory, obscene, slanderous, or otherwise illegal material, or any material which infringes any third-party copyrights or other intellectual property rights on any interactive areas. Violators will be subject to termination of accounts and possible legal action. Although ALP employs advanced security technology, it cannot guarantee complete security in personal websites or password-protected areas, and ALP will not be held liable for any user’s or other visitor’s disclosure of personal information on ALP or any other website operated by ALP.

    A Special Note about Children.. This is not a website directed to children under the age of 13. We strictly adhere to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and will not knowingly register or otherwise collect personally identifiable information from any child under the age of 13.  Children are not eligible to use our services and ALP asks that minors (under the age of 13) do not submit any personal information to ALP. If you are under the age of 13, you can use this service only with the consent of your parents or guardians.


    If a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, a parent or guardian of that child may contact us, by visiting the “Contact Us” section of this site if they want this information deleted from our records.

    Disputes. ALP Privacy Policy disputes are handled by its customer service team with the highest concern for your privacy.

    ALP Links. may contain links to websites not owned or controlled by ALP. ALP is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any such sites. For other Terms of Service applicable to this site, please review the Terms of Service Agreement, above.

    Contact; How Information Can Be Accessed or Modified The Site is owned and operated by The Afrolatin@ Project.  For further information about ALP, or the Site, or if you have any concerns about privacy procedures at on the Site please visit the “Contact Us” section of the Site.


    Copyright © 2012 The Afrolatin@ Project. All Rights Reserved.

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