Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Growing Democracy website and governs data collection and usage. By using the website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Who We Are

Our website address is

Collection of Your Personal Information

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain features of the website, including signing up for events or our email list.

We use Google services to generate maps and provide autocompletion when searching for events by location, which may collect data via your browser in accordance to Google’s privacy policy.

We collect and store information you submit to us when making a booking, for the purpose of reserving your requested spaces at our event and maintaining a record of attendance.

We may use cookies to temporarily store information about a booking in progress as well as any error/confirmation messages whilst submitting or managing your events and locations.

Use of Your Personal Information and Sharing Information with Third Parties

Growing Democracy collects and uses your personal information to deliver the services that you have requested. We do not sell, rent or lease this information to third parties.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Children Under Thirteen

Growing Democracy does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out and Unsubscribe from Third Party Communications

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications by using our contact form or emailing

Changes to This Statement

Growing Democracy reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the email address that you have provided, by placing a prominent notice on our site and/or by updating any privacy policy information on this page. Your continued use of the website after such modifications will constitute your acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy and agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy. 

Contact Information

Growing Democracy welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. We can be contacted at

Effective Date

This Statement of Privacy is effective May 27, 2020.