This Privacy Policy discloses the privacy practices for MeemicFoundation.org (The Meemic Foundation’s Web Site).


This Policy informs you of:

  1. Personally Identifiable Information or Third-Party Personally Identifiable Information Collected About You
  2. How Information Is Used
  3. How Information Is Protected
  4. Our Ads on Other Websites May Be Served Based on Tracking
  5. With Whom Information May Be Shared
  6. Whether Information Is Collected From Minors
  7. Choices Available to You Regarding Collection, Use and Distribution of Information
  8. Links to Other Websites
  9. How You Will be Notified of Changes to the Privacy Policy
  10. How You Can Correct Any Information Inaccuracies
  11. How to Contact The Meemic Foundation About the Privacy Policy or the Practices of This Website

If you are not comfortable with any of the terms or policies described in this MeemicFoundation.org Privacy Policy, please discontinue use of this site. Please be aware that we may periodically update or revise this Policy. Please check The Meemic Foundation website frequently for any changes.

The Meemic Foundation’s Pledge to You

Your privacy is important to us. That is why we have taken steps to maintain appropriate confidentiality with regard to all information obtained from you during your visit to this website. Because this information is private, we have taken steps to protect its confidentiality.

Personally Identifiable Information or Third-Party Personally Identifiable Information Collected About You and How it is Used

Visitors to The Meemic Foundation website are free to explore the site without providing any personal information. In order to evaluate what The Meemic Foundation website visitors want and how to improve usage of the site, The Meemic Foundation logs a website visitor’s IP address (this is often a temporary IP address assigned by an Internet Service Provider [ISP] each time you log into the ISP), the type of operating system you are using and the type of browser software used. The Meemic Foundation may also keep track of the portions of The Meemic Foundation website you visit. This activity is done without The Meemic Foundation’s knowledge of your name, email address or other personally identifiable information.

"Cookies" are short bits of information that a web server can store temporarily within your web browser. Our website uses cookies to carry forward information you entered on one page to the next. The data in the cookies we send can only be used by our website. Our cookies do not read data from your computer’s hard drive or other website cookies.

There are two types of cookies. The first, known as persistent cookies, are saved to a computer’s hard drive until they expire on the date specified by the web server. The second, more commonly known as session cookies, exist only in memory and are destroyed once you close your web browser. We use both persistent and session cookies.

If you are concerned about the use of cookies, you can reject them. To do this, set your browser to not accept cookies. You may still use our website even though you reject cookies. However, rejecting cookies may prevent you from using certain functions or sections of our website.

The Meemic Foundation may also be using pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, or other similar technologies: These may be used in connection with some Site pages and HTML-formatted e-mail messages to, among other things, track the actions of Site users and e-mail recipients, measure the success of our marketing campaigns, and compile statistics about Site usage and response rates.

Online behavioral advertising: The use of cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, or other similar technologies allows our third-party vendors to deliver advertisements about our products and services when you visit the Site or other web sites or web properties across the Internet. These vendors may place pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, or similar technologies on the Site and other websites or web properties, and also place or recognize third-party cookies when you visit the Site or other sites or web properties. They may use information about your visits to the Site and other web sites or web properties to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to you.

If you decide to sign-up to be a Meemic Foundation Club Member, apply for a grant, or use any provided resource, The Meemic Foundation may request personal information about you (name, address, occupation, etc.) along with employer information in order to qualify you for a Meemic Foundation Club account, and for grant or funding opportunities.

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How Information is Protected

We use the information you submit to service your Meemic Foundation Club account, or to review grant applications, as applicable. We use a secure server implementing the secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol to safeguard the information you submit to us. You will know you are on a secured page if you see the lock icon on the bottom of your Web browser.You may also link securely to your Foundation Club account to https://member.meemic.com.

Email messages are not secure unless you are using a secure email program. Email messages are subject to viewing, alteration, and copying by potentially anyone. For your safety, we encourage you to contact us directly (via postal service or telephone) regarding any confidential or sensitive matters.

The Meemic Foundation may also use your email address to contact you to confirm your Foundation Club account.

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Our Ads on Other Websites May Be Served Based on Tracking.

At times, The Meemic Foundation will work with online advertising companies to deliver relevant ads, including ads displayed on our websites and other sites. These ads may be based on information collected by The Meemic Foundation or other parties (for example, when you complete an online registration form). These ads may also be based on your online activities on our website or others. The latter type of advertising is called "online behavioral advertising." The Network Advertising Initiative website provides more information about this type of advertising.

With Whom Information May Be Shared

Any information we collect over our website (including email addresses) will not be sold or rented. We do not request or store information solely for marketing purposes. All individuals working on behalf of The Meemic Foundation are expected to maintain the confidential treatment of information.

There may be circumstances when we may, without your authorization, and sometimes as required by law, share information about you with third parties who perform services for us and or appear to have a need for the information. These may include your Meemic Foundation Advocate; your Meemic Insurance agent; persons or organizations that have partnered with The Meemic Foundation to provide grant or funding opportunities, or other classroom or school resources. We may also share information about you with our affiliates and subsidiaries.

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Does The Meemic Foundation Collect Information from Minors?

The Meemic Foundation website is for funding opportunities and resources for employees and qualified friends of the educational community and is not intended for children. The Meemic Foundation makes no active effort to collect personal information directly from children under the age of 18. Children who wish to submit information should have permission from a parent or legal guardian.

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Choices Available to You Regarding Collection, Use and Distribution of Information

Any information you submit to The Meemic Foundation via this website is done on a voluntary basis. When you access this site, the collection, use and distribution of your information will be handled according to the terms and policies outlined in this

MeemicFoundation.org Privacy Policy. If you object to any of these policies, we ask that you do not submit information or access our site.

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Our website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy policy of every website that collects personally identifiable information. The MeemicFoundation.org Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by our website.

We may also contract with vendors to provide additional features or services via the Internet. These third-party websites are not under the control of The Meemic Foundation and we are not responsible for their contents. These websites have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of The Meemic Foundation. We have no responsibility or liability for these independent practices, policies or actions. You are solely responsible for any personal information you provide while visiting these websites.

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How You Will be Notified of Changes to the Privacy Policy

If The Meemic Foundation decides to change this MeemicFoundation.org Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on The Meemic Foundation website.

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How You Can Correct Any Information Inaccuracies

If you have a Meemic Foundation Club account you can update your personal and school information by logging into https://member.meemic.com If you need to delete your account please contact the Meemic Foundation office (855-240-5567 or [email protected]).

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How to Contact The Meemic Foundation About the Privacy Policy or the Practices of This Website

If you have questions about this privacy policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Website, you can contact:

The Meemic Foundation, 1685 N. Opdyke Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
[email protected]
855-240-5567