Privacy Policy

Who We Are

York Young Professionals (“York Young Professionals”) is a Pennsylvania Non-Profit Corporation that is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes to serve the interest of their members as such purposes are defined in and pursuant to Section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 or corresponding sections of any prior or future United State Internal Revenue law, and for no other purposes. The following policy describes how we collect and use information we receive from visitors to our site. This policy applies only to information collected on this Web site, and not to other information York Young Professionals may collect from you through other (online or offline) means.

Web Site Operator Information

This Web site is operated by York Young Professionals, c/o: York Young Professionals 1 West Market Street, Suite 210 York, PA 17401.  The contact person at the site is: Will Hanlon:

How and What Information Is Collected

York Young Professionals collects information from our online visitors on a voluntary basis. This information may be provided by visitors in many ways.  This information may include name, address, phone number, date of birth, e-mail address, and other items.

In addition, York Young Professionals collects some information passively from the visitors at its site. For example, York Young Professionals uses “cookies” (a small text file that a Web site can use to identify the visitor) in order to allow for a personalized experience when you visit our site. Using cookies, our Web server can automatically recognize a registered user’s domain name and e-mail address. Using cookies, our Web server can also recognize a return visitor. York Young Professionals may collect from any visitor to our site information on what pages visitors access or view, and may collect information volunteered by the visitors. York Young Professionals may also record session information.

For site maintenance, optimization, security and other legally permissible purposes, York Young Professionals’ servers may collect certain information about website visitors automatically. Such information may include such visitors’ IP address, browser type, date, time and duration of visit and particular pages viewed, and such other information as is permitted by law.

How York Young Professionals Uses the Collected Information

The information we collect is used by York Young Professionals to:

– respond to direct requests and providing requested services;

– improve our Web page and marketing practices and understanding, based on consumer preferences and demographics;

– use collected demographic information for targeted advertising on third-party social media platforms. The social media platform’s use of the collected information will be governed by the social media platform’s privacy policy.

The personally identifiable information you provide will be shared with various social media platforms for targeted demographic advertising (as discussed above). We may also share your information with our agents such as Web site hosting partners or other parties who assist us in operating our Web site or providing our services. We will also share your information if required by law to do so. Other than as described above, York Young Professionals does not transfer its visitors’ personal information to third parties.

How We Safeguard the Collected Information

York Young Professionals stores collected information in a database on York Young Professionals’s computers. York Young Professionals’s computers have security measures (such as firewalls) in place to reasonably protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under York Young Professionals’s control. Notwithstanding such measures, York Young Professionals cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent York Young Professionals computers from being illegally accessed, and the collected information on them stolen or altered.

Visitors’ Abilities to Access and Change Information; and Opt Out of Future Communications

A visitor may, upon request by e-mail, access or change the information which York Young Professionals maintains about him or her. The visitor should send an e-mail to In the event of changes or opt out requests, York Young Professionals may retain information necessary for record keeping in connection with past transactions.

Certain Legalities

By using this Web site, you assent to the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to any terms of this Privacy Policy, then please discontinue use of this site and do not provide us with any personal information. York Young Professionals reserves the ability to make changes to this Privacy Policy. Please check back from time to time on this Privacy Policy to make sure you agree to its terms. Continued use of the site by visitors signifies continued assent to the terms of this Privacy Policy, as updated or amended at that time. This Privacy Policy, and all of its graphics, logos, trademarks, and other intellectual property, is the property of York Young Professionals and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. No reproduction of any intellectual property of York Young Professionals in this Web site or this Privacy Policy is allowed without express written consent of York Young Professionals.

No Information Collected from Children.

York Young Professionals will never knowingly or intentionally collect any personal information about children under the age of 13. If York Young Professionals obtains actual knowledge that it has collected personal information about a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from its database. Because it does not knowingly or intentionally collect such information, to the best of York Young Professionals’ knowledge and belief, York Young Professionals has no such information to use or to disclose to a third party. York Young Professionals has designed this policy in order to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.